Academic Outreach

UB HEALS medical school team member examining a patient

Our various schools focus on aligning their research and expertise in ways that can be of service to our surrounding communities. Here you can explore the many programs and initiatives that our schools are undertaking and highlighting, ranging from health and wellness to the arts and humanities.

3/27/17

The College of Arts and Sciences encourages faculty, staff and students to make a difference in our regional and global communities through teaching, research and service programs, recognizing the importance of integrated engagement as vital to our mission. Faculty scholarship impacts lives around the globe, while locally our activities touch our neighbors across Western New York, from the Buffalo Public Schools to Roswell Park Cancer Institute to the galleries and studios of Elmwood Avenue.

3/20/17

Students and faculty in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences participate in a wide variety of outreach efforts in the community that foster lifelong learning and promote healthy lifestyles.

3/27/17

Various School of Dental Medicine groups collaborate to provide donated dental services locally, nationally and internationally. Each group addresses a unique underserved population. The innovative and truly global nature of their activities serves to alleviate human suffering and improve oral health and quality of life.

3/27/17

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences aims to engage with the community in Buffalo and our region through a wide variety of programs and interests. Among these are K-12 educational activities, as well continuing education programs for engineers working in the field. We have many industry partnerships to address workforce needs, as well as targeted research and development projects to address specific business problems.

3/27/17

Student lawyers work under the supervision of skilled faculty to engage in practical legal thinking and ethical practice through client representation, policy development and effective problem-solving work in experiential settings.

3/27/17

The School of Management engages in a wide variety of public service activities that benefit the Western New York region and beyond.

3/27/17

The School of Public Health and Health Professions is active not only within the Western New York community, but also throughout the State of New York and the nation. It is our mission to improve the health of populations, communities and individuals from regionally to globally.