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6/18/18

Graduate Medical Education Awards of Excellence have been presented to the physician who directs the pediatric anesthesiology fellowship program and the administrator of the child and adolescent psychiatry (CAP) fellowship program.

6/18/18

Residents in surgery and internal medicine and a faculty member in emergency medicine have captured a trio of prestigious awards.

6/18/18

Two Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences faculty members have been named recipients of 2018 SUNY Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence.

6/14/18

Two residents and two fellows earned honors for outstanding poster presentations at the 21st Annual Graduate Medical Education Scholarly Exchange Day.

6/13/18

Two Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences students are among 10 statewide recipients of the new Diversity in Medicine scholarship funded by the New York State Legislature.

6/13/18

Stephen Rudin, PhD, SUNY Distinguished Professor of radiology and director of radiation physics, has been named a fellow of SPIE, the International Society for Optics and Photonics.

6/13/18

Michael D. Garrick, PhD, professor of biochemistry, was a member of the team that pioneered newborn screening programs worldwide.

6/13/18

More than 230 high school students from 20 area schools presented projects on genomics and bioinformatics at a May 22 capstone event.

6/13/18

Nancy H. Nielsen, MD, PhD, senior associate dean for health policy, has received the Henry I. Fineberg Award for Distinguished Service from the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY).

6/6/18

Four Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences faculty have been appointed to the rank of SUNY Distinguished Professor.

6/4/18

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education has approved the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences’ new medical residency in radiology.

6/4/18

Technologies designed to track and eventually improve staffing levels in hospital emergency departments must be judiciously chosen, according to a new study published in the Journal of Emergency Nursing.

5/30/18

Research on neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs) by Pinaki Sarder, PhD, assistant professor of pathology and anatomical sciences, is featured in Scientific Reports.

5/30/18

Improving outcomes for kidney transplant patients is the goal of newly published research led by Liise K. Kayler, MD, clinical professor of surgery.

5/25/18

Twenty doctoral, 42 master’s and 173 baccalaureate candidates were eligible to receive degrees in biomedical science fields during the May commencement ceremony.

5/24/18

UB’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) has awarded new grants that support promising translational research projects in Western New York.

5/24/18

Eight students presented on their experience in laboratories from within the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences during UB’s Research Institute on Addiction’s (RIA) third annual Student Research in Addiction Sciences Open House.

5/22/18

Collaboration and a sense of community were on display at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences during a daylong event to address Buffalo’s African-American health disparities.

5/22/18

A new fossil hamster species unearthed in Tibet has been named after the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences faculty member who discovered it in 2010.

5/16/18

Research by Carla A. Frederick, MD, clinical assistant professor of medicine, and Danielle M. Goetz, MD, clinical associate professor of pediatrics, has helped lead to the approval of a new combination drug that treats the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis (CF).