If the Nation’s Report Card, widely considered the benchmark tool to measure U.S. student achievement, was reimagined to include physical and emotional health in addition to academics, the U.S. would receive a C average.
A new study has revealed that the absence of a single interaction within a brain receptor reduces its activity. The discovery advances the understanding of how certain brain diseases arise, and could lead to developing precision medicines for treating them.
Michael Glick, professor of oral diagnostic sciences in the UB School of Dental Medicine, received the 2020 Distinguished Dental Editor Award from the American Association of Dental Editors & Journalists and the American Dental Association.
Contact: Shibley can also be reached through David Hill in UB Media Relations (716-645-4651, firstname.lastname@example.org) or Rachel Teaman in the School of Architecture and Planning (716-829-3794, email@example.com).
Associate Professor of Organization and Human Resources
Expertise: team chemistry in business and sports; managing a diverse workforce; unconscious bias at work; negotiations and gender; work-life balance; conflict management; artificial intelligence in teams
Contact: Kate Bezrukova can be reached most quickly through Jackie Ghosen in the School of Management Communications Office at 716-645-2833 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chief of the Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Expertise: biology of aging, frailty, geriatric medicine, palliative care, caregiving, osteoporosis, Alzheimer’s Disease, dementia, delirium
Phone: Bruce R. Troen can be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at 716-645-4605 or email@example.com, or Douglas Sitler in University Communications at 716-645-9069 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Executive Director of the Institute for Healthcare Informatics
Expertise: electronic health/medical records; medical informatics; ethics and informatics; computer modeling
Phone: 716-881-7546. Winkelstein can also be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at 716-645-4605 or email@example.com, or Douglas Sitler in University Communications at 716-645-9069 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Director of the Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions
Expertise: alcohol, substance abuse and aggression; effects of substance use on marriage, families and relationships; interpersonal (domestic) violence; medical and recreational marijuana; prescription painkillers
Expertise: pediatric health policy; health care disparities; immunizations; breastfeeding; children with special health care needs and medical complexity; child health care financing; primary and preventive care
Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics
Expertise: pediatric infectious diseases, vaccines, childhood diarrhea, health disparities, COVID-19 community interventions
Phone: 716-323-0150. Gómez-Duarte can also be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at 716-645-4605 or email@example.com, or Douglas Sitler in University Communications at 716-645-9069 or firstname.lastname@example.org