BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Bruce R. Troen, MD, University at Buffalo
professor in the Department of Medicine and chief of the Division
of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, has been named a fellow of
the American Geriatrics Society (AGS).
Primary care treatment of overweight and obese preschoolers
works better when treatment targets both parent and child compared
to when only the child is targeted, according to research published
this week in Pediatrics and conducted at the University at Buffalo
and Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo.
The doctor of nursing practice degree (DNP) is generally
considered the wave of the future in nursing. The American
Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) proposed in 2005 that the
DNP would be the standard for advanced practice nursing (APN) by
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- It’s an all too familiar story: a
patient—specifically a patient with chronic
disease—goes into the hospital to get well and is discharged
only to be readmitted within 30 days. Medicare spends $15 billion a
year on readmissions alone.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — For the fifth straight year, University at
Buffalo faculty member Gene D. Morse, PharmD, has been invited to
lead a session on research capacity building at an international
The University at Buffalo’s dean of School of Social Work
has canceled advertising for her Facebook pages and urged others to
considering switching to other social media sites after Facebook
carried out an “unethical” mood manipulation experiment
on 700,000 subscribers without following proper protections for
human subjects involved in psychological research.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Scientists at the University at Buffalo
have identified the single transcription factor or “master
switch” that initiates the critical myelination process in
the brain. Funded by New York Stem Cell Science, the research will
be published online in Proceedings of the National Academy of
Sciences (PNAS) on June 30.
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