Members & Mentors

Faculty Mentors

Silvestri, Nicholas

Nicholas Silvestri, MD, FAAN

Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology, Assistant Dean for Student and Academic Affairs

Office of Medical Education Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 955 Main St. Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-2802; Fax: (716) 332-4245



Berger, Roseanne

Roseanne Berger, MD

Associate Professor, Clinical Family Medicine

UBMD Family Medicine at Amherst 850 Hopkins Road Williamsville, NY 14221

Phone: (716) 688-9641


Burstein, Gale

Gale Burstein, MD, MPH

Clinical Professor

Erie County Department of Health 95 Franklin Street Room 910 Buffalo, NY 14202

Phone: (716) 858-6976


DeFazio, Christian

Christian DeFazio, MD

University at Buffalo, Emergency Medicine Residency Program Director, Clinical Associate Professor

77 Goodell Street Suite 340 Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: 645-9700; Fax: 645-9701


Glick, Philip

Philip Glick, MD, MBA, FACS, FAAP, FRCS

Professor of Surgery and Management, Liason for Health Sciences Schools and School of Management for MBA Programs

Department of Surgery Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 955 Main Street Suite 6146 Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-3714; Fax: (716) 829-2378


Handa, Deepali

Deepali Handa, MD, MBA

Clinical Assistant Professor

UBMD Pediatrics Division of Neonatology 1001 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 323-0260; Fax: (716) 323-0294


Jacobsen, Lisa Jane

Lisa Jane Jacobsen, MD, MPH, MSHPEd

Clinical Associate Professor, Associate Dean of Medical Curriculum

Office of Medical Curriculum - 7th floor - Rm 7162 Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 955 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 323-0715; Fax: (716) 323-0594


Lesse, Alan

Alan Lesse, MD

Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Education; Senior Associate Dean for Medical Curriculum

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 955 Main Street, Room 7165 Buffalo, NY 14203-1121

Phone: (716) 829-3467


Mastrandrea, Lucy

Lucy Mastrandrea, MD, PhD

Associate Professor; Division Chief, Endocrinology/Diabetes

UBMD Pediatrics Division of Endocrinology/Diabetes 1001 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 323-0170; Fax: (716) 323-0297


Meka, Jennifer

Jennifer Meka, PhD

Director, Medical Education & Educational Research Institute (MEERI); Associate Dean for Medical Education; Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

955 Main Street Room 6153 Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: 716-829-5785; Fax: 716-829-2437


Milling, David

David Milling, MD

Associate Professor

955 Main Street Room 1201 Buffalo, NY 14203-1121

Phone: 716-829-2802; Fax: 716-829-2798


Rayhill, Melissa

Melissa Rayhill, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor; Adult Neurology Residency Program Director

1010 Main Street 2nd floor Buffalo, NY 14202

Phone: (716) 932-6080; Fax: (716) 332-4245


Wilkins, Diana

Diana Wilkins, MD

Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education, Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine

UB Office of Graduate Medical Education 955 Main Street Suite 7230 Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-2012; Fax: (716) 829-3999


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