Linda Kahn, PhD, with Nethra Madurai

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

Richard Blondell, MD

  • National Center for Physician Training in Addiction Medicine. Richard Blondell (Principal Investigator). ABAM Foundation. $1,242,149. 11/1/2013-10/1/2016.

Kim Strong Griswold, MD, MPH, RN, FAAFP

David Holmes, MD

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.
  • Critical Time Intervention: A Person-Centered Approach to Promote Self-Sufficiency in Justice-Involved Individuals. Linda Kahn (Principal Investigator). University at Buffalo, Institute for Person-Centered Care. $7,352. 6/1/2015-5/1/2016.
  • Improving Chronic Disease Management with Pieces (ICD Pieces). Linda Kahn (Co-Investigator). NIDDK / NIH. $5,776,993. 7/1/2014-10/1/2016.

Marlon Koenigsberg, PhD

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

  • The Deprescribing Network of Western New York for Successful Aging. Ranjit Singh (Principal Investigator), Christopher Daly (Co-Investigator), David Jacobs (Co-Investigator), Scott Monte (Co-Investigator), Robert Wahler (Co-Investigator). UB Seeds for Innovation in Successful Aging. $30,000. 8/1/2019-7/1/2020.
  • Community-Based Participatory Research for Reducing Medication Harm among Retirees. Ranjit Singh (Co-Principal Investigator), Christopher Daly (Co-Investigator), David Jacobs (Co-Investigator), Scott Monte (Co-Investigator), Bruce Troen (Co-Investigator), Robert Wahler (Co-Principal Investigator). Retirement Research Foundation. $200,000. 5/1/2019-4/1/2021.
  • Buffalo Primary Care Champion Program in Addiction Medicine & Population Health. Ranjit Singh (Principal Investigator). Health Resources and Services Administration. 9/1/2018-8/1/2023.

Scott Stewart, MD, MS

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

Andrew Symons, MD, MS

David Thomas, MD

Laurene Tumiel Berhalter, PhD

Diana Wilkins, MD