News

UB Medicine is published by the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences to inform its alumni, friends and community about the school’s pivotal role in medical education, research and advanced patient care in our region.

The magazine features timely and informative articles about the school’s move downtown to the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, new faculty and chair recruits, clinical and translational research, advances in patient care, medical education and training, UB’s role in the integration of health care in Buffalo, faculty, alumni, students and residents and trends in health care.

School News

8/7/20

An internationally renowned cancer and nutrition expert has joined the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, UBMD Physicians’ Group and Great Lakes Cancer Care Collaborative, and will serve as director of a new center focusing on nutrition and cancer.

8/6/20

Scientists exploring the nature of immunity after vaccination against Streptococcus pneumoniae have discovered that a type of white blood cell called neutrophils plays a more critical role than was previously known.

Research News

7/30/20

A team of Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences physicians has launched a project to explore both biomedical and public health factors of the COVID-19 pandemic.

7/28/20

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences faculty members are encouraged by the phased-in return of clinical research.

Downtown Campus News

2/10/20

The award recognizes UB’s progress in bringing the benefits of clinical and translational science to patients, including the tripling of clinical trials since 2015.

12/11/19

The $500,000 investment will support efforts to  fight respiratory failure, improve batteries, the development of ‘cobots’ and more.

Student, Faculty and Alumni Highlights

8/7/20

An internationally renowned cancer and nutrition expert has joined the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, UBMD Physicians’ Group and Great Lakes Cancer Care Collaborative, and will serve as director of a new center focusing on nutrition and cancer.

6/10/20

Sarah L. Berga, MD, has been appointed as professor and chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.