The University at Buffalo’s Richard Sarkin Medical
Emeritus Faculty Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS)
has inducted 43 exemplary medical students, residents, fellows and
faculty members for 2017.
The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental
Therapeutics (ASPET) has selected Jun-Xu Li, MD, PhD,
associate professor of pharmacology and toxicology, to lead
its Division for Behavioral Pharmacology.
Anne B. Curtis, MD, SUNY Distinguished Professor and Charles and
Mary Bauer Professor and chair of the Department of Medicine, has
been awarded mastership in the American College of Physicians
(ACP), the national organization of internists.
Seven resident-faculty teams in the Department of Medicine have
received 2016-2017 Quality Improvement Awards from UB’s
Office of Graduate Medical Education to help support projects
designed to improve patient safety or clinical practice.
At the 2017 Medical Student Research Forum, aspiring
physician-scientists showcased 46 original research projects they
conducted at the University at Buffalo, its partner health care
agencies and institutions nationwide.
Two residents in the Department of Medicine won top awards for
poster presentations of their research involving quality
improvement measures at an abstract competition hosted by the New
York Chapter of the American College of Physicians (NYACP).
The Department of Psychiatry’s Child and Adolescent
Psychiatry for Primary Care (CAP-PC) program has received a 2016-17
national Psychiatric Services Achievement Award from the American
Psychiatric Association (APA).