News Releases


The $1.5 million award will create the Kenneth W. Colwell Chair in Accounting and Law.


Researchers in the University at Buffalo School of Nursing have received two grants totaling more than $260,000 to develop interventions that help young adults quit smoking and improve sleep among people with multiple sclerosis.


The American College of Rheumatology has recognized James N. Jarvis, MD, clinical professor of pediatrics, as a Master, one of the highest honors the organization bestows.



Higher levels of blood high-density lipoprotein (HDL) — or good cholesterol — may improve fatigue in multiple sclerosis patients, according to a new UB-led study.


Faculty Experts


Sebastian Ciancio

Chair of Periodontics and Endodontics

Expertise: oral health and hygiene, prevention and treatment of gum disease, effectiveness of flossing

Phone: 716-829-3848



John J. Leddy

Director of the Concussion Management Clinic

Expertise: concussions, post-concussion syndrome, sports medicine

Phone: 716-829-5501



UB in the News


A story in CNN on the first Icelandic glacier lost to climate change interviews Jason Briner, who said a world without glaciers would threaten water supplies and potentially have devastating effects. 


New Atlas, a popular science and tech news outlet, quotes Qiaoqiang Gan, in a story about a new material that could be used to create road signs that change color when reflecting light at night. 


A story on NBC News interviewed Victor Albert about new research that sequenced the avocado genome. 


An article by The Associated Press quoted Robert Silverman on a new Oregon law meant to encourage local cities to construct denser, more affordable housing options.

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