Robert S. Miletich MD PhD

Robert Miletich

Robert S. Miletich
MD PhD

Interim Chair and Professor

Department of Nuclear Medicine

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Neurodegenerative disorders; Neurology; Nuclear Medicine

Contact Information
Department of Nuclear Medicine
105 Parker Hall
3435 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14214
Phone: 716-838-5889
miletich@buffalo.edu



Education and Training:

  • Residency, Nuclear Medicine, NIH (1993)
  • Fellowship, NINDS (NIH) (1986)
  • Residency, Neurology, UCLA (1986)
  • PhD, Neuropharmacology, University of Illinois Health Sciences Center (1985)
  • MD, Nuclear Medicine, University of Illinois Health Sciences Center (1981)
  • BS, General Science and Sociology, University of Iowa (1976)

Employment:

  • Medical Director, Nuclear Medicine Technology Program, University at Buffalo (2010-present)
  • Program Director, Nuclear Medicine Residency Program, University at Buffalo (2010-present)
  • CME Program Director, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University at Buffalo (2008-present)
  • Professor, Nuclear Medicine, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2006-present)
  • Associate Professor, Nuclear Medicine, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2004–2006)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (2004–2006)

Awards and Honors:

  • Outstanding Accreditation Award, Nuclear Medicine Residency (2011)
  • Collimator Award for teaching excellence (1998,2000,2008) (2008)
  • Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1991)
  • Medical Scientist Scholarship (1985)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (1980)
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society (1975)

Research Expertise:

  • Editorial Consultant: Archives of Neurology. Journal of Neuroimaging. Journal of Computed Assisted Tomography. Neuropharmacology. Pharmacopeial Forum

Grants and Sponsored Research:

  • January 2013–December 2017
    Advancing Schizophrenia Treatment Breakthroughs, Education and Outreach in Western New York
    Patrick E. Lee Foundation
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $660,000

Journal Articles:

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Books and Book Chapters:

  • Hartley-McAndrew ME, Miletich RS, Farooq O. (2019) In: "Nuclear neurology of autism spectrum disorder". IOP Publishing Ltd., 6-1-6-13.

Abstracts:

  • Miletich RS, Wack DS. (2013) Alzheimer-like global brain impairment in newly diagnosed lung cancer. (Jan)
  • Miletich RS, Boudreau M, Li P, Li V. (2013) Ictal SPECT Activation in a Case of Gelastic Seizures Caused by a Low Grade Glioma in the Posteriolateral Temporal Lobe. (Dec)
  • Farooq O, Lincoff NS, Saikali, N, Prasad D, Miletich RS, Mechtler L. (2011) Novel Treatment for Radiation Optic Neuropathy with IV Bevacizumab. (May)
  • Farooq O, Lincoff NS, Saikali N, Prasad D, Miletich RS, Mechtler L. (2011) Novel Treatment for Radiation Optic Neuropathy with IV Bevacizumab. (Apr)
  • Farooq O, Lincoff NS, Saikali N, Prasad D, Miletich RS, Mechtler L. (2011) Novel Treatment for Radiation Optic Neuropathy with IV Bevacizumab. (Feb)
  • Jaisani Z, Ramanathan M, Miletich R, Weinstock A. (2011) The Yield of FDG-PET in Patients with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy and Post Surgical Outcome. (Dec)

Professional Memberships:

  • Organization for Human Brain Mapping (2003–present)
  • Academy for Molecular Imaging (2002–present)
  • Society of Nuclear Imaging in Drug Development (1999–2002)
  • International Society for Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism, (1996–present)
  • The Movement Disorder Society (1996–present)
  • World Federation of Neurology (1995–present)
  • American Society of Neuroimaging (1995–present)
  • Institute for Clinical PET (1994–2002)
  • Buffalo-Rochester-Syracuse Neuro-Oncology Research Group (1994–2000)
  • Society of Nuclear Medicine; Brain Imaging Council (1990–present)
  • International Brain Research Organization (1989–present)
  • World Federation of Neuroscience (1989–present)
  • New York Academy of Science (1988–present)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (1986–present)
  • American Academy of Neurology; Section on Neuroimaging Section on Movement Disorders (1983–present)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (1980–present)
  • American Medical Association (1978–1991)
  • Society for Neuroscience (1978–present)
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, (1971–present)
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Contact Information

Department of Nuclear Medicine
105 Parker Hall
3435 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14214
Phone: 716-838-5889
miletich@buffalo.edu