Sunshine, butterflies and tributes set the tone of UB’s
Anatomical Gift Program Memorial Service for 600 family members of
donors who gave their bodies to medical science.
First to receive both in one year; world-class science, tireless
advocacy for graduate programs, extraordinary teaching cited.
Award-winning medical students were among 143 graduating from
the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
Sunshine, butterflies and heartfelt tributes ruled the day as
600 family members of individuals who donated their bodies to
medical science gathered for the UB Anatomical Gift Program
UB Medical School class of 2014 (MD/PhD)
Undergraduate major: biological sciences, UB
UB Medical School class of 2011
Undergraduate major: biomedical sciences/biochemical pharmacology,
Abiola Adelaja, MD
Child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship
Jason Edwards, MD ’16
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Aseel Abu-Dayya, MD
Mentor: Lee Ann Sinha, right
Amanda B. Hassinger, MD
Assistant professor of pediatrics
Steven Fliesler, PhD
Vice Chair and Director of Research, Department of
Meyer Richwun Endowed Chair in Ophthalmology
Roseanne Berger, MD
Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
Sergio Hernandez, MD ’06
Assistant professor of clinical psychiatry
Barry Willer, PhD
Professor of psychiatry
Beth Smith, MD ’00
Associate professor of 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