Research and Facilities

Like Rajany Dy, MD, our alumni are physician-scientists who strive to make significant contributions to the understanding and improvement of human health.

We place special emphasis on translational and clinical research; in our division, you can take advantage of an array of research resources and opportunities.

  • Areas of Research
    Our division investigates a range of serious diseases and conditions; we have made significant contributions to research on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), health care associated pneumonia, respiratory muscle function and sleep apnea. 
  • Recent Faculty Publications
    View a listing of our faculty’s most recent publications.
  • Recent Research Funding
    Research by members of our division is strongly supported by extramural and intramural funding.
  • Research Opportunities
    In our division, you have opportunities to work alongside accomplished physician-scientists on research projects investigating the pathogenesis, treatment and prevention of pulmonary diseases and sleep conditions.
  • Divisional Facilities
    At our research facilities, we undertake innovative research and conduct a broad range of studies aimed at advancing knowledge of pulmonary and sleep disorders.
  • Core Facilities
    Our school’s shared core instrumentation and transgenic animal facilities support research by UB faculty and investigators at our affiliated institutions. These facilities not only house state-of-the-art equipment but in many cases also provide data analysis, training and grant writing consultation.
  • Research Centers, Hospitals and Institutes
    Our division maintains strong relationships with research centers, hospitals and medical institutes in the Buffalo area.