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
Buck, Michael

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Gene Expression; Transcription and Translation
Ceusters, Werner

MD

Division Chief, Biomedical Ontology

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurology; Psychiatry; Bioinformatics
Chemaly, Elie

MD PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Nephrology; Bioinformatics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Cardiac pharmacology
Cody, Vivian

PhD

Professor, Structural Biology Department,Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Specialty/Research Focus: Computational Chemistry; Drug Design; Structural Biology; X-ray Crystallography; Bioinformatics; Protein Folding
Diehl, Alexander

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Autoimmunity; Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Infectious Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology
Farkas, Michael

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; RNA; Stem Cells; Vision science
Garrick, Michael

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Gene Expression
Gronostajski, Richard

PhD

Professor of Biochemistry; Director of the Genetics, Genomics & Bioinformatics Graduate Program; Director, Western New York Stem Cell Culture and Analysis Center (WNYSTEM)

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Gene Expression; Stem Cells; Transgenic organisms
Halfon, Marc

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular genetics; Signal Transduction
Kataria, Nitu

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine - General; Bioinformatics
Kaushik, Sashank

MD, MBA, FACP

Assistant Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine; Bioinformatics
Krabill, Keith

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Anatomic Pathology; Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine; Clinical Pathology; Cytopathology; Hematology - Clinical Pathology; Immunopathology; Surgical Pathology; Transfusion Medicine; Toxicology; Microbiology; Bioinformatics; Virology
Lesse, Alan

MD

Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Education; Senior Associate Dean for Medical Curriculum

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease; Bioinformatics; Microbial Pathogenesis
Liu, Tao

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics
Mahajan, Supriya

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Bioinformatics; Endocrinology; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; RNA; Viral Pathogenesis
Mammen, Manoj

MD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Critical Care Medicine; Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine; Internal Medicine; Pulmonary Disease; Pulmonary; Bioinformatics; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Microbiology; Protein Function and Structure
Mu, Xiuqian

MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular genetics; Stem Cells; Transcription and Translation; Transgenic organisms; Vision science
Nowak, Norma

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular genetics
Ondracek, Ted

MD

Clinical Assistant Professor; Attending Pathologist for UB Pathologists, Inc.

Specialty/Research Focus: Anatomic Pathology; Clinical Pathology; Cytopathology; Dermatopathology - Anatomic Pathology; Immunopathology; Medical Microbiology; Surgical Pathology; Autopsy; Bioinformatics
Park, Yungki

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Neurobiology
Quigg, Richard

MD

Arthur M. Morris Professor and Chief, Division of Nephrology

Specialty/Research Focus: Nephrology; Bioinformatics
Rajnarayanan, Rajendram

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Signal Transduction; Toxicology and Xenobiotics
Samudrala, Ram

PhD

Professor and Chief, Division of Bioinformatics

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics
Sarder, Pinaki

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Biomedical Image Analysis; Biomedical Imaging; Bioinformatics
Schweser, Ferdinand

PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurology and Biomedical Engineering, Technical Director of MRI

Specialty/Research Focus: Multiple Sclerosis; Neurodegenerative disorders; Neuroimaging; Neurology; Neuroradiology - Radiology; Parkinson's; Radiological Physics; Radiology; Bioinformatics
Stachowiak, Michal

PhD

Professor, Director Molec. and Structural Neurobiol. Gene Therapy Prog. Director Stem Cell SCEF

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Genome Integrity; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Signal Transduction; Stem Cells; Transcription and Translation
Sun, Yijun

PhD

Associate Professor of Bioinformatics

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics
Zhang, Aidong

PhD

Professor and Chair of Computer Science And Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics