Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences celebrates
major milestone in new facility’s construction.
Members of the Class of 2016 gathered with family, friends and
faculty to reveal and celebrate the next steps in their medical
The University at Buffalo will use the gift to establish the
Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Center of Excellence in Sports Medicine.
Evan Myers, a candidate in the physiology doctoral program, has
been recognized by the American Physiology Society for his research
in the area of blindness caused by dysregulated pH homeostasis in
Mentor: Gabriela Popescu, left
Abraar Quraishi, MD
Pediatric critical care fellow
UB Medical School class of 2014 (MD/PhD)
Undergraduate major: biological sciences, UB
K. Popescu, PhD, associate professor
UB Medical School class of 2011
Undergraduate major: biomedical sciences/biochemical pharmacology,
Steven Fliesler, PhD
Vice Chair and Director of Research, Department of
Meyer Richwun Endowed Chair in Ophthalmology
Assistant Professor of ophthalmology
Mark O'Brian, PhD
Professor of biochemistry
Beth Smith, MD ’00
Associate professor of psychiatry
Roseanne Berger, MD
Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
Sergio Hernandez, MD ’06
Assistant professor of clinical psychiatry
The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is the
oldest school in the university with some of the most innovative
approaches to graduate and professional education.
Maximizing our school’s benefits for the region and for
Internationally recognized contributions to medical
State-of-the-art core instrumentation facilities.
Lifesaving treatments and improved quality of life.
Seeking to understand how cells and organisms work.
Hub of life sciences expertise and innovation in Buffalo