“I was very grateful to UB for giving me the chance. I said, 'When I get an opportunity to pay them back, I’m going to do that.' ”
Philip Morey, MD ’62, was just about to graduate with a degree in geology when he decided to make a sharp career turn to medicine. He was overjoyed when he was accepted to UB’s medical school. Now after a long career in medicine, he and his wife, Colleen, have been providing scholarships to struggling medical students like he once was.