Translational Pilot Studies Team

The University at Buffalo CTSI Translational Pilot Studies Program supports groundbreaking research to develop innovative methods and technologies that solve clinical and translational research problems while fostering cross-disciplinary collaborations and mentoring relationships.

UB Distinguished Professor
Meyer H. Riwchun Endowed Chair Professor of Ophthalmology
Vice-Chair and Director of Research, Department of Ophthalmology
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Neuroscience Program
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

fliesler@buffalo.edu

Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases and Professor of Oncology
Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI)
Professor and Vice-Chair for Faculty Development
Department of Medicine
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

brahm.segal@roswellpark.org

SUNY Distinguished Professor
Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research
Director Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

murphyt@buffalo.edu

Senior Associate Vice President for Research
Research Foundation Operations Manager
Research and Economic Development
Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

kmt1@buffalo.edu

Erin O'Byrne, MBA, Research Administrator

Clinical and Translational Research Center
5th floor, Room 5090H
716-829-2214

erinobyr@buffalo.edu