UB School of Public Health and Health Professions Dean Jean
Wactawski-Wende has accepted the 2015 Association for Clinical and
Translational Science (ACTS) Team Science Award on behalf of the
Women’s Health Initiative (WHI), one of the largest clinical
trials ever undertaken in the U.S.
An app that allows voters to voice their opinions to
politicians. A 3D metal printer. And a chemotherapy treatment
without the unpleasant side effects. Once the ideas of UB students,
these startups are now a step closer to reality after taking first
place in the annual UB Elevator Pitch Competition.
Deborah Waldrop, a professor in the UB School of Social Work,
received a prestigious Award of Excellence in Research from the
Social Work Hospice & Palliative Care Network at the
organization’s annual General Assembly in Philadelphia.