Affiliated Collaborators

Through talks, courses and conversations, faculty and guests share their work, information and passion for microbiome research.

They are course instructors, presenters, visiting experts and researchers affiliated with microbiome pilot and collaborative grants.

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Featured Collaborators

10/18/16

Sanjay Sethi is professor and chief, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine; assistant vice president for Health Sciences, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

10/18/16

Jim Jarvis is clinical professor, Department of Pediatrics, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo

John E Tomaszewski, MD
2/6/17

John E Tomaszewski is professor and chair, Department of Pathology and Anatomical Science

All Collaborators

Takanori Akase

Research Scholar

UB School of Dental Medicine

311 Foster Hall

Phone: (716) 829-2853

Email: takase2@buffalo.edu

Susan Baker, MD, PhD

Professor of Pediatrics

Pediatrics, Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo

Phone: (716) 878-7198

Email: sbaker@upa.chob.edu

Vanessa Barnabei, MD, PhD

Professor; Chair of Medicine

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo

219 Children's Hospital

Phone: (716) 878-7138

Email: vmbarnab@buffalo.edu

Richard Browne, PhD

Associate Professor

Epidemiology and Environmental Health, UB School of Public Health and Health Professions

26 Cary Hall

Phone: (716) 829-5181

Email: rwbrowne@buffalo.edu

Michael Buck, PhD

Associate Professor

Biochemistry; Biomedical Informatics Dept 3E-Medicine, NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences

B3-304 Center Of Excellence

Phone: (716) 881-7569

Email: mjbuck@buffalo.edu

Scott Doyle, PhD

Research Assistant Professor; Adjunct Assistant Professor

Pathology and Anatomical Sciences; Biomedical Engineering

206 Farber Hall

Phone: (716) 829-2846

Email: scottdoy@buffalo.edu

Mira Edgerton, PhD, DDS

Research Professor; Principal Investigator

Oral Biology, UB School of Dental Medicine

310 Foster Hall

Phone: (716) 829-3067

Email: edgerto@buffalo.edu

Karen Falkner, PhD

Associate Director; Research Assistant Professor; Senior Research Scientist

Departments of Oral Biology; Epidemiology and Environmental Health, UB School of Dental Medicine

117A Foster Hall

Phone: 716) 829-2853

Email: falkner@buffalo.edu

Robert Genco, PhD, DDS

Director, UB Microbiome Center; Distinguished Professor

Oral Biology; Microbiology and Immunology, UB School of Dental Medicine

103 Baird Research Park

Phone: (716) 645-8131

Email: rjgenco@buffalo.edu

Ying Huang, MD

Assistant Professor – Academic Scholar

Pathology and Anatomical Sciences

Pth Buffalo General Hospital

Phone: (716) 859-2140

Email: yhuang1@buffalo.edu

Adina Ionescu, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo

Phone: (716) 878-7508

Email: aionescu@buffalo.edu

James Jarvis, MD

Clinical Professor

Pediatrics, Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo

Phone: (716) 878-7105

Email: jamesjar@buffalo.edu

Jeffrey Lackner, PsyD

Professor of Medicine

Medicine; Biomedical Informatics Dept 3E-Medicine, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Behavioral Medicine Clinic, 462 Grider Street, Buffalo, NY 14215

Phone: (716) 898-5671

Email: lackner@buffalo.edu

Michael LaMonte, PhD, MPH

Research Assistant Professor

Epidemiology and Environmental Health, UB School of Public Health and Health Professions

273 Farber Hall

Phone: (716) 829-5379

Email: mlamonte@buffalo.edu

Weiguo Liu

Assistant Professor – Academic Scholar

Pathology and Anatomical Sciences

Pth Buffalo General Hospital

Phone: (716) 859-2140

Email: wliu2@buffalo.edu

Jeffrey Miecznikowski

Associate Professor; Associate Dean for Faculty

Affairs and Diversity, SPHHP Biostatistics

706 Kimball Tower

Phone: (716) 881-8953

Email: jcm38@buffalo.edu

Yoshiko Okada

Research Scholar

UB School of Dental Medicine

311 Foster Hall

Phone: (716) 829-2853

Email: yoshikoo@buffalo.edu

Frank Scannapieco

Professor and Chair

Oral Biology; School of Dental Medicine

Phone: (716) 829-2854

Email: fas1@buffalo.edu

Robert Schifferle, PhD, DDS

Associate Professor

Periodontics and Endodontics; Oral Biology, UB School of Dental Medicine

318 Foster Hall

Phone: (716) 829-2013

Email: res@buffalo.edu

Sanjay Sethi, MD

Associate Professor

Medicine; Clinical Research Office, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

3495 Bailey Ave, Buffalo, NY 14215

Phone: (716) 862-7875

Email: ssethi@buffalo.edu

Ashu Sharma, PhD

Professor

Oral Biology, UB School of Dental Medicine

311 Foster Hall

Phone: (716) 829-2759

Email: sharmaa@buffalo.edu

Yasumitsu Shimizu

Research Scholar

UB School of Dental Medicine

117 Foster Hall

Phone: (716) 829-2853

Email: yasumits@buffalo.edu

Animesh A. Sinha, MD, PhD

Rita M. and Ralph T. Behling Professor and Chair

Dermatology

6078 Clinical and Translational Research Center

Phone: (716) 878-3315

Email: aasinha@buffalo.edu

Yijun Sun, PhD

Assistant Professor

Microbiology and Immunology; Biostatistics, NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences

B2-146 Center of Excellence

Phone: (716) 881-1374

Email: yijunsun@buffalo.edu

Tammy Thompson

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatric and Community Dentistry, UB School of Dental Medicine

114 Squire Hall

Phone: (716) 829- 3717

Email: tthompso@buffalo.edu

John E Tomaszewski, MD

Professor; Chair

Pathology and Anatomical Science

204 Farber Hall

Phone: (716) 829-2847

Email: johntoma@buffalo.edu

Jean Wactawski-Wende, PhD

Dean, UB School of Public Health and Health Professions; SUNY Distinguished Professor

Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health

410 Kimball Hall

Phone: (716) 829-5374

Email: jww@buffalo.edu

Rabi Yacoub MD

Assistant Professor

Medicine, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Clinical Translational Research Center

Phone: (716) 888-4789

Email: rabiyaco@buffalo.edu

Sai Yendamuri, MD, FACS

Chair, Department of Thoracic Surgery; Professor of Oncology; Associate Professor of Surgery

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Phone: (716) 845-8937

Email: Sai.Yendamuri@RoswellPark.org

Joseph Zambon

SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor; Dean, School of Dental Medicine

School of Dental Medicine

Phone: (716) 829-3940

Email: jjzambon@buffalo.edu

Lixin Zhu, PhD

Assistant Professor

Pediatrics, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

422 Bimoedical Research Building

Phone: (716) 829-2191

Email: lixinzhu@buffalo.edu