Research Centers and Institutes

Well-established research centers across the university support collaborative, multidisciplinary research where students can interact with faculty across departmental boundaries.

Our affiliated research centers include:

  • Canon Stroke and Vascular Research Center

    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.

  • Center for Research and Education in Special Environments

    The Center for Research and Education in Specialized Environments has the capability to utilize environments as an investigative tool and as a research focus.

  • Center for Research in Cardiovascular Medicine

    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.

  • Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center is a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center and a member of the prestigious National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Its campus spans 25 acres on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. For more than a century, physician-scientists at Roswell Park have made fundamental contributions to reduce the cancer burden and to help set the national standards for cancer care, research and education.