UB Researchers Are Developing a "Vocabulary of Pain"
UB has been awarded a prestigious, four-year, $16 million
Clinical and Translational Science Award from the National
Institutes of Health to speed the delivery of new drugs,
diagnostics and medical devices to patients.
A Dental Career With Strings Attached
Scientists from the University at Buffalo School of Dental
Medicine will borrow a famous strategy from Greek warfare –
the Trojan horse – to fight a fungus that exists in the
mouths and skin of nearly half of the world’s population.
For the second year, Tracey Fest and Debbie Licata, members of the UB School of Dental Medicine’s Smile Team, have participated in the annual Gowns 4 Proms community event that provides young women from local high schools—who may not be able to afford a prom gown—free, previously owned gowns that have been donated specifically for this purpose.
This year's number of UB winners matches last year's, which was
the most in recent memory.
The Western New York community can enjoy free health screenings
and family fun at the first Erie County Health Mall (ECHM) Health
Fair and Community Day on Saturday, June 6.
Stanley M. Bergman, chief executive officer of Henry Schein, the
world’s largest provider of health care products and
services, will deliver the commencement address to the graduating
class of the UB School of Dental Medicine.
Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the University at Buffalo have been granted accreditation by the Commission on Dental Accreditation for a newly created general-practice dental residency program.
The 11th annual Celebration of Student Academic Excellence takes
place April 16.