With a major grant, family medicine physicians at UB are forming a council that will develop curricula and national standards of excellence for postgraduate medical education programs in addiction medicine.
UB and University of Rochester researchers have discovered a precise way to isolate stem cells that make myelin, a breakthrough that could pave the way for clinical trials using stem cells to treat multiple sclerosis and other demyelinating diseases.
A physician who graduated from the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences during World War II has made a $40 million gift to his alma mater—the largest gift from an individual in UB’s 165-year history.
The Behling Simulation Center—a state-of-the art facility where University at Buffalo health sciences students practice medical procedures on lifelike patient mannequins—held its grand opening Sept. 20.
Guillermo J. Tearney, MD, PhD, will deliver a lecture titled “Endoscopic Microscopy: Bridging the Radiology-Pathology Divide” at the 12th Annual Kornel L. Terplan, M.D. Memorial Lecture, 5 p.m. Oct. 13 in 144 Farber Hall.
Online health forums, Facebook and Twitter offer surgeons cost-effective and efficient means to share information with their patients, according to Philip L. Glick, MD, University at Buffalo professor and vice chair of surgery, and Sani Z. Yamout, MD, a UB pediatric surgery fellow.