Faculty Profiles

Andreadis, Stylianos

PhD

Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene therapy
Arany, Praveen

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Pathology; Oral Biology
Armbruster, Chelsie

PhD

Assistant Professor

Bae, Yongho

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Gene Expression; Signal Transduction; Cell Cycle
Baizer, Joan

PhD

Associate Professor

Bangs, James

PhD

Grant T. Fisher Professor and Chair of Microbiology & Immunology

Specialty/Research Focus: Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology
Bankert, Richard

VMD, PhD

Professor of Microbiology

Specialty/Research Focus: Immunology
Bass, Caroline

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Addictions; Drug abuse; Behavioral pharmacology; Gene therapy; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Gene Expression; Neuropharmacology
Beirowski, Bogdan

MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
Principal Investigator at the Hunter James Kelly Research Institute

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Bioinformatics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Regulation of metabolism
Benedict, Ralph

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Forensic Psychiatry; Geriatric Psychiatry; Neurology; Psychiatry; Multiple Sclerosis; Alzheimer Disease / Memory Disorders; Neurodegenerative disorders; Neuropsychology
Berenson, Charles

MD

Associate Professor and Residency Program Director, Infectious Diseases

Specialty/Research Focus: Immunology; Infectious Disease
Bhattacharjee, Arin

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Pathophysiology; Gene Expression; Signal Transduction
Bianco, Piero

PhD

Associate Professor of Microbiology

Specialty/Research Focus: Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Bacterial Pathogenesis
Blader, Ira

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Immunology; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Signal Transduction; Vision science
Blanco, Javier

Clin. Biochem., Ph.D.

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Pharmacogenomics
Blessing, Robert

PhD

Professor

Boje, Kathleen

PhD

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Associate Professor

Buck, Michael

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Gene Expression; Transcription and Translation
Cain, Michael

MD

Vice President for Health Sciences and Dean, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology; Internal Medicine
Campagnari, Anthony

PhD

Professor of Microbiology/Immunology and Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Bacterial Pathogenesis; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology
Campbell, Christine

PhD

Assistant Professor

Canty, Jr., John

MD

SUNY Distinguished Professor, Albert and Elizabeth Rekate Professor and Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Apoptosis and cell death; Cardiac pharmacology; Gene therapy; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Stem Cells
Ceusters, Werner

MD

Division Chief, Biomedical Ontology

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurology; Psychiatry; Bioinformatics
Clark, Stewart

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology
Cody, Vivian

PhD

Professor, Structural Biology Department,Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Specialty/Research Focus: Computational Chemistry; Drug Design; Structural Biology; X-ray Crystallography; Bioinformatics; Protein Folding
Cohan, Christopher

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Anatomic Pathology
Connell, Terry

PhD

Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Adjunct Professor of Oral Biology

Specialty/Research Focus: Allergy and Immunology; Medical Microbiology; Infectious Disease; Microbiology; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Microbial Pathogenesis; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Gene Expression; Signal Transduction; Protein Function and Structure; Bacterial Pathogenesis
Cotter, John

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Vision science
Crane, John

MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine; Adjunct Professor of Micro & Immunol. and of Pharmacol & Tox.

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Vitamins and Trace Nutrient
Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology
Diehl, Alexander

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Autoimmunity; Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Infectious Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology
Dietz, David

PhD

Associate Professor; Interim Chair

Specialty/Research Focus: Addictions; Drug abuse; Behavioral pharmacology; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation
Doyle, Scott

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Biomedical Image Analysis; Biomedical Imaging; Digital Pathology; Image Analysis; Machine Learning; Quantitative Histology; Bioinformatics
Dubocovich, Margarita

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology; Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

Specialty/Research Focus: Drug abuse; Behavioral pharmacology; Signal Transduction; Neuropharmacology; Circadian Rhythm/Chronobiology
Duffey, Michael

PhD

Professor of Physiology and Biophysics; Professor of Medicine

Specialty/Research Focus: Gastroenterology; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology
Dutta, Anirban

PhD

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Clinical Neurophysiology; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Neurobiology
Edelman, Arthur

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oncology; Cell Cycle; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation
Edgerton, Mira

Research Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology; Prosthodontics
Ehrensberger, Mark

PhD

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Elkin, Peter

MD, MACP, FACMI, FNYAM

Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics & Professor of Internal Medicine

Estrada, D. Fernando

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Protein Function and Structure; Proteins and metalloenzymes; Vitamins and Trace Nutrient
Farkas, Michael

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; RNA; Stem Cells; Vision science
Feltri, M. Laura

MD

Professor of Biochemistry and Neurology

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurology; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Signal Transduction; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Transgenic organisms
Feng, Jian

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurology; Neurodegenerative disorders; Pathophysiology; Apoptosis and cell death; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Protein Folding; Gene Expression; Transcription and Translation; Signal Transduction; Toxicology and Xenobiotics
Fliesler, Steven

PhD

Meyer H. Riwchun Endowed Chair Professor, Vice-Chair and Director of Research

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Regulation of metabolism; Transgenic organisms; Vision science
Specialty/Research Focus: Autoimmunity; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Immunology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation; Transgenic organisms
Garrick, Michael

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Gene Expression
Genco, Robert

Vice Provost, STOR, Distinguished Professor of Oral Bio., Perio., Micro.

Specialty/Research Focus: Implant Dentistry; Oral Biology; Periodontics
Gewirth, Daniel

PhD

Principal Research Scientist, Hauptman-Woodward Institute

Gronostajski, Richard

PhD

Professor of Biochemistry; Director of the Genetics, Genomics & Bioinformatics Graduate Program; Director, Western New York Stem Cell Culture and Analysis Center (WNYSTEM)

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular genetics; Neurobiology; Gene Expression; Stem Cells; Transgenic organisms
Gulick, Andrew

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Structural Biology; X-ray Crystallography; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Protein Function and Structure; Proteins and metalloenzymes
Halfon, Marc

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular genetics; Signal Transduction
Halvorsen, Stanley

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurodegenerative disorders; Transcription and Translation; Signal Transduction; Toxicology and Xenobiotics
Hard, Robert

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Mucociliiary Transport; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Signal Transduction
Hicks, Wesley

MD

Chair - Head and Neck/Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Program at Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Specialty/Research Focus: Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology); Oncology; Plastic Surgery for Head (Ear, Nose,Throat); Cell growth, differentiation and development
Hofmann, Wilma

PhD

Associate Professor

Hogan, Perry

PhD

Professor and Chair

Hudson, Randall

PhD

Research Professor Department of Physiology and Biophysics

Ignatowski, Tracey

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Neuroimmunology; Behavioral pharmacology; Gene therapy; Immunology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Gene Expression; Signal Transduction; Protein Function and Structure; Neuropharmacology
Ionita, Ciprian

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiovascular Disease; Diagnostic Radiology; Neuroradiology - Radiology; Radiological Physics; Vascular and Interventional Radiology; Vision science
Jacobs, Amy

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Virology
Specialty/Research Focus: Endodontics; Periodontics
Kolega, John

PhD

Associate Professor / Graduate Program Director

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiovascular Disease; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology
Kosman, Daniel

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Kramer, Jill

Assistant professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Pathology; Oral Biology
Kwon, Hyuk-Jae

n/a

Assistant Professor HS

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology
Lang, Jennifer

MD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Signal Transduction; Stem Cells
Leddy, John

MD

Clinical Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Concussion; Sports Medicine; Sports Medicine - Internal Medicine
Lee, Te-Chung

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology
Lesse, Alan

MD

Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Education; Senior Associate Dean for Medical Curriculum

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease; Bioinformatics; Microbial Pathogenesis
Li, Jun-Xu

MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Drug abuse; Behavioral pharmacology; Neurobiology
Lippmann, Julian

PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Liu, Tao

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics
Lovell, Jonathan

PhD

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Malkowski, Michael

PhD

Professor and Chair

Specialty/Research Focus: Genomics and proteomics; Protein Function and Structure; Proteins and metalloenzymes
Masso-Welch, Patricia

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Apoptosis and cell death; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Immunology; Signal Transduction; Stem Cells
Melendy, Thomas

PhD

Associate Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, and Biochemistry

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Virology; Genome Integrity
Mendel, Frank

PhD

Associate Professor and Vice Chair

Specialty/Research Focus: Function and Structure
Meng, Hui

PhD

Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering and Neurosurgery

Mu, Xiuqian

MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular genetics; Stem Cells; Transcription and Translation; Transgenic organisms; Vision science
Murphy, Timothy

MD

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease
Neelamegham, Sriram

PhD

Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Nowak, Norma

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular genetics
O‘Brian, Mark

PhD

Professor and Chair

Specialty/Research Focus: Microbial Pathogenesis; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Gene Expression; Regulation of metabolism
Oh, Kwang

PhD

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering

Paez, Pablo

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Ion channel kinetics and structure; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology
Panepinto, John

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; RNA; Signal Transduction
Parashurama, Natesh

PhD

Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Park, Jinwoo

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction
Park, Yungki

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Neurobiology
Parker, Mark

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Inherited Metabolic Disorders; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; Transgenic organisms; Vision science
Patel, Mulchand

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor,UB Distinguished Professor, Associate Dean for Research & Biomed. Ed.

Patel, Sangita

MD, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cornea & External Disease; Ophthalmology; Vision science
Plunkett, Robert

MD

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurological Surgery; Neurology
Ponticelli, Alfred

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Gene Expression; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; Transcription and Translation
Popescu, Gabriela

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurodegenerative disorders; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Protein Function and Structure; Signal Transduction
Specialty/Research Focus: Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Protein Folding; Protein Function and Structure; Signal Transduction
Rabin, Richard

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Drug abuse; Apoptosis and cell death; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Signal Transduction; Toxicology and Xenobiotics
Rajnarayanan, Rajendram

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Genomics and proteomics; Signal Transduction; Toxicology and Xenobiotics
Read, Laurie

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Eukaryotic Pathogenesis; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure; RNA
Rudin, Stephen

PhD, FAAPM, DABR, CHP

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Director, Division of Radiation Physics

Specialty/Research Focus: Diagnostic Radiology; Neurological Surgery; Neuroradiology - Diagnostic Radiology; Neuroradiology - Radiology; Pediatric Radiology - Radiological Physics; Radiological Physics; Radiology; Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Ruhl, Stefan

Professor, DDS, PhD

Specialty/Research Focus: Periodontics; Operative Dentistry; Oral Biology; Pediatric Dentistry
Russo, Thomas

MD

Professor and Chief, Infectious Disease; Vice Chair for Finance

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease; Infectious Disease; Microbial Pathogenesis
Sachs, Frederick

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiopulmonary physiology; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Signal Transduction
Samudrala, Ram

PhD

Professor and Chief, Division of Bioinformatics

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics
Sarder, Pinaki

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Biomedical Image Analysis; Biomedical Imaging; Bioinformatics
Sarkar, Debanjan

PhD

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Stem Cells
Scannapieco, Frank

Chair and Professor of Oral Biology, Associate Dean for Faculty and Professional Development

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology; Periodontics
Schaner Tooley, Christine

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Proteins and metalloenzymes; Signal Transduction; Transcription and Translation
Schwartz, Diane

MLS

Research Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Internal Medicine - General
Schwartz, Stanley

MD, PhD

Distinguished Professor, Medicine, Pediatrics, and Microbiology & Immunology; Division Chief, Allergy-Immunology-Rheumatology

Specialty/Research Focus: Allergy and Immunology; Immunology; Proteins and metalloenzymes; RNA
Shucard, David

PhD FAASM

Professor and Director, Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurosciences

Shucard, Janet

PhD

Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology

Siddiqui, Adnan

MD, PhD, FAHA

Vice-Chairman and Professor of Neurosurgery

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurological Surgery; Neuroradiology
Sim, Fraser

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Genomics and proteomics; Neurobiology; Neurodegenerative disorders
Singh, Satpal

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Behavioral pharmacology; Cardiac pharmacology; Ion channel kinetics and structure; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular Basis of Disease; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Signal Transduction; Transgenic organisms
Sinha, Animesh

MD, PhD

Rita M. and Ralph T. Behling Professor of Dermatology

Specialty/Research Focus: Dermatology; Autoimmunity; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics; Immunology
Sinha, Satrajit

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Genomics and proteomics; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Gene Expression
Stachowiak, Ewa

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Signal Transduction
Stachowiak, Michal

PhD

Professor, Director Molec. and Structural Neurobiol. Gene Therapy Prog. Director Stem Cell SCEF

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Cell growth, differentiation and development; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Genome Integrity; Genomics and proteomics; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Signal Transduction; Stem Cells; Transcription and Translation
Stefanovic, Filip

PhD

Teaching Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Sullivan, John

MD, PhD

Professor of Ophthalmology

Specialty/Research Focus: Retina; Gene therapy; Neurodegenerative disorders; Pathophysiology; Protein Folding; Gene Expression; Signal Transduction
Sun, Yijun

PhD

Associate Professor of Bioinformatics

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics; Gene Expression; Genomics and proteomics
Surtees, Jennifer

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Genome Integrity; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Molecular genetics; Protein Function and Structure
Sutton, Mark

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: DNA Replication, Recombination and Repair; Gene Expression; Genome Integrity; Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Protein Function and Structure; Signal Transduction
Szigeti, Kinga

MD, PhD

Associate Professor
Director of the Alzheimer‘s Disease and Memory Disorders Center

Specialty/Research Focus: Alzheimer Disease / Memory Disorders; Neurology
Taub, Mary

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Membrane Transport (Ion Transport); Molecular and Cellular Biology; Signal Transduction; Inherited Metabolic Disorders; RNA
Titus, Albert

PhD

Professor and Chair of Biomedical Engineering

Tseng, Jack

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Function and Structure
Udin, Susan

PhD

Professor of Physiology

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurobiology
Visser, Michelle

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Oral Biology; Microbiology
Wack, David

PhD

Associate Professor

Wang, Jing

PhD

Teaching Assistant Professor

Wang, Joshua Jianxin

MD

Associate Professor of, Research

Weil, Brian

PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cardiology; Cardiovascular Disease; Stem Cells
Williams, Noreen

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Infectious Disease; Microbiology; Microbial Pathogenesis; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Gene Expression; Transcription and Translation; Protein Function and Structure; RNA; Eukaryotic Pathogenesis
Willsky, Gail

PhD

Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Cell growth, differentiation and development; Microbiology; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction; Toxicology and Xenobiotics; Vitamins and Trace Nutrient
Wohlfert, Elizabeth

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Immunology; Infectious Disease
Wolfe, Gil

MD, FAAN

Professor and Chairman; Irvin and Rosemary Smith Chair of Neurology

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurology; Neuromuscular Disorders
Wrabetz, Lawrence

MD

Director, Hunter James Kelly Research Institute; Professor of Neurology and Biochemistry

Specialty/Research Focus: Developmental Neurology; Neurology
Wu, Yun

PhD

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Xia, Jun

PhD

Assistant Professor

Xu, Ding

PhD

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Microbiology; Oral Biology; Oral Medicine
Yan, Zhen

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurodegenerative disorders; Pathophysiology; Cytoskeleton and cell motility; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Neuropharmacology; Signal Transduction
Yao, Rutao

PhD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Nuclear Medicine
Zhang, Aidong

PhD

Professor and Chair of Computer Science And Engineering

Specialty/Research Focus: Bioinformatics
Zhang, Sarah

MD

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Ophthalmology; Retina; Apoptosis and cell death; Gene Expression; Gene therapy; Molecular Basis of Disease; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Neurobiology; Protein Folding; Regulation of metabolism; Signal Transduction; Vision science
Zhao, Ruogang

PhD

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Zivadinov, Robert

MD, PhD

Professor of Neurology; Director, Translational Imaging Center at Clinical Translational Research Center; Director, Buffalo Neuroimaging Analysis Center

Specialty/Research Focus: Neurology; Neuroradiology - Radiology; Vascular and Interventional Radiology; Parkinson's; Multiple Sclerosis; Alzheimer Disease / Memory Disorders; Developmental Neurology; General Neurology; Neurodegenerative disorders; Neuroimaging