School News

7/20/18

Research by Ruogang Zhao, PhD, assistant professor of biomedical engineering, could streamline the drug-testing process for treatment of pulmonary fibrosis.

7/19/18

Six medical residents were honored with the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award during the 16th annual Student Clinician Ceremony.

7/18/18

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences researchers have found barley may be used as an edible contrast agent to show doctors what’s happening inside their patients’ bodies.

7/16/18

A paper by James A. Fallavollita, MD, professor of medicine, has earned top honors from a major cardiovascular journal.

7/16/18

Erie County Medical Center’s (ECMC) annual “Doctor’s Day” celebration honored John K. Crane, MD, PhD, and Prescription for Warmth (P4W), a nonprofit organization run by Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences medical students.

7/6/18

Alison Treichel is the first Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences medical student to receive an award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF) Clinical Research Mentorship program.

7/6/18

Thirteen students from the Class of 2017-18 in the PhD Program in Biomedical Sciences (PPBS) took part in a white coat ceremony to recognize the completion of their first year in the program and celebrate their moving on to a research laboratory match.

7/3/18

Noreen Williams, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology, has received the 2018 Stockton Kimball Award for outstanding scientific achievement and service.

7/3/18

The Office of Inclusion and Cultural Enhancement recognized staff, students, trainees and faculty during the 2018 Faculty-Staff Recognition Awards ceremony.

7/3/18

A groundbreaking researcher and others who have made significant contributions to their fields and to the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences were honored with 2018 Faculty-Staff Recognition Awards.

6/29/18

Robert W. Macek, MD, a trainee in the family medicine residency program, has been awarded the Erie County Medical Society Achievement Award.

6/28/18

Department of Psychiatry students are the beneficiaries of two grants for internships and scholarships totaling $494,250 from the Patrick P. Lee Foundation.

6/27/18

Gratitude, reverence and respect were in evidence throughout a touching ceremony as more than 600 family members of individuals who donated their bodies to medical science gathered for the UB Anatomical Gift Program Memorial Service.

6/18/18

Graduate Medical Education Awards of Excellence have been presented to the physician who directs the pediatric anesthesiology fellowship program and the administrator of the child and adolescent psychiatry (CAP) fellowship program.