Mini Medical School

Adult learners at a mini med school session.

Mini Medical School offers community members, students, alumni and anyone interested in the field of medicine a look into the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Mini Med "students" get to experience the Jacobs School's contributions to science and health care related to conditions common in Western New York. The program features expert speakers in their specialties.

Mini Medical School Schedule

January 25: Diabetes: New Approaches to an Ancient Condition

Dr. Mastrandrea and Dr. Makdissi.


Lucy D. Mastrandrea, MD, PhD
UBMD Pediatrics
Associate Professor; Division Chief, Endocrinology/Diabetes
Department of Pediatrics
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Antoine Makdissi, MD
UBMD Internal Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences


Roseanne Berger, MD.

Roseanne Berger, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, and Director, Mini Medical School, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Enrollment and Registration

Mini Medical School is open to anyone 16 years of age and older who is interested in medicine and the health sciences.

Online registration is required for individual sessions. Sessions are FREE for community members, faculty, staff, alumni, and students.

Time and Location

Session takes place at 6:30 PM via Zoom.

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