School News

11/16/18

Twenty faculty members with a variety of clinical and research experience — representing nine medical school departments — have joined the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences during the past several months.

11/15/18
BUFFALO, N.Y. – University at Buffalo researchers have found that college students prefer food deprivation over smartphone deprivation, according to results from a paper in Addictive Behaviors.
11/15/18

The new symposium will be held downtown at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

11/13/18

Andrew H. Talal, MD, professor of medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, has been appointed to New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s task force that will advise the state on its Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Elimination Campaign.

11/12/18

The absence of one copy of a single gene in the brain causes a rare, as-yet-unnamed neurological disorder, according to new research.

11/12/18

M. Aleksander Wysocki and Beatriz Santaella Luna were invited to present research in the “Building a Phenomic Universe: Collection, Management and Applications of Digital Morphological Data” symposium.

11/9/18

The Medicaid expansions that voters in Idaho, Nebraska and Utah passed this week, after their own state legislatures rejected them, didn’t surprise Nancy H. Nielsen, MD, PhD, senior associate dean for health policy 

11/9/18

An innovative, cost-effective program in Western New York provides medication-assisted treatment to opioid use disorder patients in emergency departments (EDs) and rapidly transitions them into long-term treatment all within about 48 hours.

 

11/8/18

Research led by Jonathan F. Lovell, PhD, associate professor of biomedical engineering, has provided a breakthrough in efforts to boost the efficacy of malarial transmission-blocking vaccines (TBV).