Research & Facilities

Teresa Quattrin, Shayan Makvandi, Susana Ruano.

Teresa Quattrin, MD, senior associate dean for research integration, with residents Shayan Makvandi, MD, and Susana Ruano, MD.

Basic and clinical translational research is an essential aspect of our department’s core mission.

Our faculty conduct their research in well-equipped, state-of-the-art facilities.

  • The Impact of Our Research
    Our faculty’s research accomplishments have resulted in lifesaving treatments for children around the world, as well as in significant improvements in quality of life.
  • Areas of Research
    Our research spans from basic through translational and clinical. We are devoted to addressing difficult problems and gaining knowledge through our research to advance the standards of care in Pediatrics. 
  • Recent Faculty Publications
    View a listing of our faculty’s most recent publications.
  • Recent Research Funding
    We receive funding from a variety of sources that recognize the value of our high-impact research.
  • Research Centers
    Collaborative, multidisciplinary research is strongly encouraged and takes place in a broad spectrum of well-established centers across the university where students can interact with faculty without departmental boundaries.
  • Core Facilities
    Core facilities and shared resources support the design and execution of experiments that report on changes in whole genome expression patterns, cellular proteomes and intracellular localization.
  • Clinical Trials
    The clinical trials our faculty conduct build knowledge about a wide spectrum of conditions and improve the quality of care for people in Western New York and around the globe.