Research and Facilities

Rajany Dy, MD

Like Rajany Dy, MD, our alumni are physician-scientists who strive to make significant contributions to the understanding and improvement of human health.

We place special emphasis on translational and clinical research; in our division, you can take advantage of an array of research resources and opportunities.

Our division investigates a range of serious diseases and conditions; we have made significant contributions to research on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), health care associated pneumonia, respiratory muscle function and sleep apnea. 
View a listing of our faculty’s most recent publications.
Research by members of our division is strongly supported by extramural and intramural funding.
In our division, you have opportunities to work alongside accomplished physician-scientists on research projects investigating the pathogenesis, treatment and prevention of pulmonary diseases and sleep conditions.
At our research facilities, we undertake innovative research and conduct a broad range of studies aimed at advancing knowledge of pulmonary and sleep disorders.
Our school’s shared core instrumentation and transgenic animal facilities support research by UB faculty and investigators at our affiliated institutions. These facilities not only house state-of-the-art equipment but in many cases also provide data analysis, training and grant writing consultation.
Our division maintains strong relationships with research centers, hospitals and medical institutes in the Buffalo area.