Research Centers

The school’s associated research centers include:

8/23/17

Director: Carl V. Granger, MD

Μaintains the world’s largest database for medical rehabilitation outcomes. Facilities use UDSMR’s measurement system to document patient functionality during medical rehabilitation.

8/23/17

Director: John M. Canty, MD

Conducts translational research in preclinical models of ischemic heart disease and pursues parallel patient-oriented investigation in humans with chronic coronary artery disease.

10/11/17

Director: Ajay Chaudhuri, MD

Offers care for approximately 16,000 patients a year who have diabetes and other endocrine pathologies, making it the largest academic diabetic unit in New York.

8/23/17

Director: Steven J. Fliesler, PhD

Nationally innovative collaboration among the UB Department of Ophthalmology, the Elizabeth Pierce Olmsted, MD, Center for the Visually Impaired and University Ophthalmology Services.

Keck Center for Computational Biophysics
8/23/17

Director: James Nash, BS

Supports work on single-molecule kinetic analysis; focuses on software and algorithms for solving the inverse Markov problem making use of coarsely and tightly grained algorithms.

Miniature Access Surgery Center
8/23/17

Director: Philip L. Glick, MD

Provides state-of-the art minimally invasive surgery for infants and children, teaches pediatric surgeons new techniques for this method of surgery and conducts research to advance it.

8/23/17

Director: Kenneth E. Leonard, PhD

Contributes to research in three primary areas: etiology, prevention and treatment; social, psychological and neurophysiological aspects of addiction; and health and medical aspects of addiction.

8/23/17

Director: Adnan Siddiqui, MD, PhD

Focuses on image optimization and dose reduction, device development and hemodynamics in order to better understand the physiological mechanisms that produce brain aneurysms.

6/1/17

Director: Paul J. Kostyniak, PhD/Pharmacology and Toxicology

Facilitates research; provides occupational and environmental health and safety training and educational programs; and houses the Atlantic OSHA Training Center.

8/23/17

Director: Timothy F. Murphy, MD

An integrated academic home for UB’s outstanding clinical research and translational science, and the hub of the Buffalo Translational Consortium. The CTRC provides innovative research tools, support, training, resources and coordination.

4/6/17

Executive Director: Norma J. Nowak, PhD

Home to more than 250 scientists and research staff with physical, biological and computational expertise who are engaged in interdisciplinary translational research collaborations.

8/23/17

Director: Richard M. Gronostajski, PhD

This NYSTEM-funded Center is dedicated to promoting and supporting stem cell research within UB, Western New York and the world.

10/20/17

Director: John Panepinto, PhD

Brings together researchers and their students/fellows interested in understanding the molecular mechanisms of infectious diseases and host defenses against them.