Michael E. Cain, MD, was appointed vice president for health sciences at UB in 2011 and dean of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in 2006. He also serves as professor of medicine and professor of biomedical engineering.
Eric Alcott is senior associate dean of medical development and alumni relations, responsible for overseeing all aspects of fundraising and alumni relations for the school.
Roseanne Berger, MD, is senior associate dean for graduate
medical education and associate professor of family medicine. She
oversees residency training in 63 programs sponsored by the Jacobs
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in affiliated hospitals
throughout Western New York.
Anthony A. Campagnari, PhD, is responsible for facilitating research and graduate education in the basic biomedical sciences. His responsibilities include strengthening the environment for medical school faculty to perform high-impact research. He also oversees and supports the PhD Program in Biomedical Sciences, cultivating training grants for all graduate and post-doctoral programs.
Raymond Dannenhoffer, PhD, is associate dean for support
services, responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of
school facilities and serving as a liaison to the university for
Sandra Drabek is senior associate dean for resource management,
responsible for overseeing the financial resources, human resource
affairs and strategic planning for the Jacobs School of Medicine
and Biomedical Sciences.
Margarita L. Dubocovich, PhD, is senior associate dean for
diversity and inclusion. She is responsible for providing the
expertise, opportunities and educational programs needed to fulfill
the medical school’s diversity goals.
Kevin J. Gibbons, MD, is responsible for optimizing the performance of the medical school’s clinical programs, fostering an excellent training ground for future physicians and, in turn, helping to ensure both the present and future health of our community.
Suzanne Laychock, PhD, is senior associate dean for faculty
affairs and facilities and professor of pharmacology and
toxicology. She oversees faculty and staff recognition, career
development and mentoring, and diversity and gender equality. She
also serves as facilities planning and management officer and
oversees undergraduate programs in the biomedical sciences.
Alan J. Lesse, MD, is senior associate dean for medical curriculum. He is responsible for coordinating and implementing all activities pertaining to the medical school’s curriculum. This includes development, educational research, outcome evaluation and the enhancement of teaching effectiveness.
Andrea Manyon, MD, is associate dean for student affairs in the
Office of Medical Education. She advises students about career
choices and graduate training selection and helps them resolve
personal challenges that may affect their academic performance. She
also works to advance a culture of professionalism and mutual
respect at the school in support of academic excellence.
David A. Milling is senior associate dean for student and
academic affairs, responsible for all undergraduate medical school
operations relating to students including admissions, multicultural
affairs and cultural competency, student services, registrar
services, student disciplinary matters and the clinical skills
Timothy Murphy, MD, is senior associate dean for clinical and
translational research, responsible for overseeing strategies that
aim to transform the school’s research programs into new or
improved treatments for patients.
Charles Severin, PhD, MD, is associate dean for medical education and admissions and associate professor of anatomy, responsible for overseeing the educational performance of first- and second-year medical students and monitors their research and clinic work.
Kathleen Wiater is senior associate dean for communications,
responsible primarily for web marketing for the school's
departments and major programs.