Linda Kahn, PhD, left, and medical student Nethra Madurai study the self-management strategies and treatment burden of low-income patients with chronic kidney disease.

Research Funding

Our department is ranked seventh within the UB medical school for research funding.

We receive support from a diverse funding stream that includes local, state, national and federal sources.

Among others, our funding sources include:

  • the National Institutes of Health
  • the Department of Health and Human Services
  • the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation
  • the Erie County Department of Mental Health
  • Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA)

Linda Kahn, PhD

  • UB Primary Care Research Fellowship Training Program. Linda Kahn (Principal Investigator). Health Resources and Services Administration. $2,000,000. 7/1/2016-6/1/2021.

Sangrok Oh, DO

  • Health Resources and Services Admin Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Clinician Educator Career Development Award. Sangrok Oh (Principal Investigator). $1,000,000. 8/1/2017-7/1/2022.

Ranjit Singh, MB BChir MBA

Scott Stewart, MD, MS

  • Buffalo Primary Care Champion Program in Addiction Medicine and Population Health. Scott Stewart (Principal Investigator). Health Resources and Services Administration. 1/1/2018-6/1/2023.

Andrew Symons, MD, MS

  • Primary care training and enhancement : “The Buffalo Interprofessional Advanced Primary Care Training Program”. Andrew Symons (Principal Investigator), Laurene Tumiel Berhalter (Co-Investigator). Health Resources and Services Administration. 6/1/2016-6/1/2021.

Laurene Tumiel Berhalter, PhD

Diana Wilkins, MD

  • DANY Ambulatory Care Training Enhancement Program Award. Diana Wilkins (Co-Investigator). 1/1/2018-6/1/2021.