Daniel W. Sheehan, MD, PhD, associate dean for medical
curriculum and clinical professor of pediatrics, co-chaired an
international panel that developed new respiratory care guidelines
for patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
Thirteen faculty members with a variety of research and clinical
experience — representing six medical school departments
— have joined the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical
Sciences over the past several months.
Aesha Y. Desai, PhD, postdoctoral associate in the Department of
Pathology and Anatomical Sciences, has earned an American Society
for Cell Biology (ASCB)/European Molecular Biology Organization
(EMBO) Minorities Affairs Committee Travel Award for her research
in the role of nanophotonics in stem cell regulation.
The value of interprofessional collaboration in dealing with the
opioid crisis was highlighted as students and staff from
the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical
Sciences joined other UB schools of study during a forum on
School administrators, faculty, students and members of the
Buffalo community share their optimism and excitement about what
our move downtown will mean for medical education, research and