Three Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences faculty
members have been named State University of New York Distinguished
Jason Edwards, MD ’16, feels fortunate he did not have to
leave Buffalo to attend medical school, and once his training is
complete, he intends to practice medicine in Western New York.
UB medical trainees are gaining valuable clinical and cultural
experiences during trips to Haiti and Honduras while their patients
are receiving much-needed medical care.
Department of Medicine researchers found a smartphone app can
track palpitations in heart patients as effectively as 14-day event
monitors that are the current standard of care.
The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences graduated
143 medical students during its 170th commencement on April 29.
Jun-Xu Li, MD, PhD, assistant professor of pharmacology and
toxicology, has received the Joseph Cochin Young Investigator Award
from the College of Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD)
for his research on pharmacotherapy for stimulant abuse.