David L. Kaye, MD, University at Buffalo professor of
clinical psychiatry, has received a one-year, $1.2 million
grant extension for the country’s second-largest pediatric
mental health consultation program.
At the 2015 Medical Student Research Forum, aspiring
physician-scientists showcased 45 original research projects they
conducted at the University at Buffalo, its partner health care
agencies and institutions nationwide.
A lack of longitudinal studies on chronic traumatic
encephalopathy (CTE) hinders scientists’ ability to
understand how the neurodegenerative brain disease is linked to
behavioral health symptoms, according to an interdisciplinary study
by University at Buffalo researchers.
During the University at Buffalo’s inaugural Humanities
Day, first-year medical students explored diverse issues related to
medical humanism — an approach to care that emphasizes
compassionate, empathic doctor-patient relationships.