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John Panepinto portrait.

Senior Associate Dean for Biomedical Education

Andrew Gulick portrait.

Director, PhD Program in Biomedical Sciences

portrait of Anyango Kamina.

Assistant Dean for Student Development and Academic Enhancement

Beth White portrait.

Director, Graduate Enrollment

Master’s and PhD Programs

Assistant to the Chair

Beth O’Brocta

Assistant to the Chair

Department of Biochemistry

955 Main Street, Room 4102F, Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-3069


Director of Administration

Cheryl Michalowski

Director of Admnistration

Department of Biomedical Engineering

332C Bonner Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8503


Assistant to the Chair

Winanne W. Conway

Assistant to Peter L. Elkin, Professor and Chair

Department of Biomedical Informatics

77 Goodell St., Suite 540, UB Downtown Gateway, Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 888-4858


Office Assistant

Laura Engelhardt

Office Assistant 1

Biotechnical and Clinical Laboratory Sciences

213 Cary Hall, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214

Phone: (716) 829-5183



M. Sara Thomas

Administrative Assistant/Administrator

Department of Biochemistry/Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics Graduate Program

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, 955 Main Street, Suite 4102E, Buffalo, NY 14203-1121

Phone: (716) 829-3890


Assistant to the Chair

Christopher Root, MA.

Christopher Root

Assistant to the Chair


955 Main Street, Room 6136, Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-6942


Administrator, Academic Programs

Caroline Golach.

Caroline Golach

Senior Staff Assistant

Microbiology and Immunology

955 Main St. Room 5102B Buffalo, NY 14203-1121

Phone: (716) 829-2993


Assistant Director of Academic Administration

Elizabeth Marshall Metcalfe.

Elizabeth Marshall Metcalfe

Graduate Program Coordinator; Senior Assistant for Communications and Research

955 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 Room 3206

Phone: (716) 829-5219


Assistant to the Chair

Martin Pugliese.

Martin Pugliese

Assistant to the Chair

Pharmacology and Toxicology

955 Main Street, Buffalo, NY, 14203 Room 3102-F

Phone: (716) 829-3355


Assistant Director of Academic Administration

Kara Rickicki

Assistant Director of Academic Administration

Physiology and Biophysics

955 Main Street, Room 3102C, Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-2417


Gulick, Andrew

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 955 Main St Buffalo, NY 14203-1121

Phone: (716)829-3696


Brittany Sandor.

Brittany Sandor

Assistant Director, Communications

Office of Biomedical Education

955 Main Street, Room 6130, Buffalo, NY 14203

Phone: (716) 829-3695