New clues to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), which
affects nearly all obese adults and a rising percentage of obese
children, have been reported in a paper by senior author Susan
S. Baker MD, PhD.
James N. Jarvis, MD, clinical professor of pediatrics, will use
an Arthritis Foundation grant to study how genes and environment
work together to influence the immune dysfunction in juvenile
UB HEALS, the street medicine program founded by students at
the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences,
captured the prestigious Medical Student Service Leadership Project
Award from the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences celebrated
scientific achievements, outstanding service and significant
teaching contributions during its 2017 Faculty and Staff
Recognition Awards event May 18.