BUFFALO, N.Y. – First Niagara Bank and the
University at Buffalo will make an important announcement about the
construction of the new UB School of Medicine and Biomedical
Sciences on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus.
When: Wednesday, March 27, at 10 a.m.
Where: UB Clinical and Translational Research Center, 875
Ellicott St., Fifth Floor, above the Gates Vascular
Why: The announcement demonstrates First Niagara’s
support for moving the medical school downtown, which will improve
health care for Western New Yorkers and bolster the region’s
Speakers will include:
President Satish K. Tripathi
· Gary M.
Crosby, First Niagara interim president and chief executive
· Anne B.
Curtis, Charles and Mary Bauer professor and chair of the UB
Department of Medicine
E. Cain, vice president for health sciences and dean, UB School of
Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Cantara, senior executive vice president and chief banking officer,
Media arrangements: Ellen Goldbaum at 716-645-4605 or
716-771-9255 on-site or John DellaContrada at 716-645-4601 or
Please Note: Construction in the area has closed Ellicott
St. between High and Goodrich streets.
As a result, the best route to UB's CTRC is via Main Street to
Goodrich to Ellicott. Take a left on Ellicott and turn left into
the parking ramp across from the CTRC.