Scientists at the University at Buffalo’s Research
Institute on Addictions are studying chronic stress and depression,
with a focus on endocannabinoids, which are brain chemicals similar
to substances in marijuana.
Norma Jean Nowak, PhD, a renowned research scientist, educator,
collaborator and entrepreneur, has been named executive director of
the University at Buffalo’s New York State Center of
Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences (CBLS).
The University at Buffalo’s Millard Fillmore College will
offer a distance-learning health care practice facilitator program
beginning in February aimed at training individuals to help medical
practices evaluate and improve their quality of care.
Parenting practices and restrictions when it comes to alcohol
use can make a difference with adolescent drinking, and there is
considerable value to consistent and sustained parental attitudes
about drinking, according to new research by a University at