Twenty-three medical students, three residents and three faculty members have joined the University at Buffalo’s chapter of the national honor medical society.
Members of the Class of 2019 gathered with family, friends and faculty to reveal and celebrate the next steps in their medical careers.
George Melvin Ellis Jr., MD, who earned his medical degree from UB in 1945, has been revealed as the donor of the largest-ever gift in school history.
Eighteen faculty members with a variety of clinical and research experience — representing five medical school departments — have joined the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences over the past several months.
Robert W. Macek, MD
Family medicine physician Family medicine residency class of 2018
Changyi Ji PhD candidate Mentor: Daniel Kosman, PhD, SUNY Distinguished Professor
Jaclyn Morrison-Cole UB Medical School class of 2011 Undergraduate major: biomedical sciences/biochemical pharmacology, UB
Matthew Corey UB Medical School class of 2011 Undergraduate Major: Latin American Studies, College of William and Mary
Winnie Tsao Family medicine physician Family medicine residency class of 2016 UB Medical School class of 2013
Kerri Pryce, PhD '18 Postdoctoral Research Fellow Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Amy Jacobs, PhD Assistant professor of microbiology and immunology
Xiuqian Mu Assistant Professor of ophthalmology
Beth Smith, MD ’00 Associate professor of psychiatry
Steven Fliesler, PhD Vice Chair and Director of Research, Department of Ophthalmology Meyer Richwun Endowed Chair in Ophthalmology
Elad Levy, MD Professor and Chair of Neurosurgery
Amanda B. Hassinger, MD Assistant professor of pediatrics