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Leaders from the business, nonprofit and academic worlds will come together for a day focused on social innovation and entrepreneurship.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — One of the most dramatic medical success stories in the past few years has been the introduction of new drugs that eradicate hepatitis C virus (HCV). But it’s a different story among HCV patients with substance use disorders.

Kathy Hochul, the 77th lieutentant governor of New York State, will be the keynote speaker at the UB School of Law's 128th Commencement exercises on May 21 in the Center for the Arts.


UB HEALS received an award from the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.


Faculty Experts


Peter Bush

Director of the South Campus Instrument Center

Expertise: forensic dentistry, bite mark analysis, victim identification

Phone: 716-829-3561



Panayotis (Peter) K. Thanos

Senior Research Scientist at the Research Institute on Addictions

Expertise: addiction; reward pathways in the brain; addictive disorders including drug abuse, alcoholism and obesity 

Phone: 716-881-7520



UB in the News


Carine Mardorossian tells USA Today the reality is that Bill O’Reilly’s fall does not signal the dawn of a more enlightened view on sexual discrimination.


Vox looks at the crisis among labor unions in the U.S. and strategies that are working for unions in Europe and interviews Matthew Dimick.


An Associated Press article about the growing number of teachers who are selling their lesson plans to fellow teachers around the world and the legal issues surrounding the practice quotes Mark Bartholomew.


Rick Su tells The New York Times that partisan battles are being transformed into state versus federal fights.

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