Faculty Profiles

Beirowski, Bogdan

MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
Principal Investigator at the Hunter James Kelly Research Institute

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Bioinformatics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Regulation of metabolism
Demmy, Todd

MD, FACS, FCCP

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiopulmonary physiology; Surgery; Surgical Critical Care - Surgery; Thoracic Surgery; Regulation of metabolism
Erbe, Richard

MD, FACMG

Professor and Division Chief, Genetics

Specialty/Research Focus: Clinical Cytogenetics; Clinical Genetics; Pediatrics; Children and Adults; Clinical Molecular Genetics; Pediatric Genetics; Molecular genetics; Regulation of metabolism; Inherited Metabolic Disorders
Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Regulation of metabolism
Fliesler, Steven

PhD

Meyer H. Riwchun Endowed Chair Professor, Vice-Chair and Director of Research

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Regulation of metabolism; Transgenic organisms; Vision science
Hofmann, Wilma

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Pathophysiology; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Endocrinology; Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; Regulation of metabolism; Transcription and Translation
Laychock, Suzanne

PhD

Professor and Senior Associate Dean For Faculty Affairs & Facilities

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Endocrinology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Gene Expression; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction
O‘Brian, Mark

PhD

Professor and Chair

Specialty/Research Focus: Microbial Pathogenesis; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Gene Expression; Regulation of metabolism
Park, Jinwoo

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction
Patel, Mulchand

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor,UB Distinguished Professor, Associate Dean for Research & Biomed. Ed.

Specialty/Research Focus: Endocrinology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Regulation of metabolism; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Protein Function and Structure; Transgenic organisms
Shubert, David

PhD

Assistant Dean Biomedical Undergraduate Education; Lecturer

Specialty/Research Focus: Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Regulation of metabolism; Toxicology and Xenobiotics
Willsky, Gail

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Microbiology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction; Toxicology and Xenobiotics; Vitamins and Trace Nutrient
Zhang, Sarah

MD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Ophthalmology; Retina; Apoptosis and cell death; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Protein Folding; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction; Vision science