Two financial accounting experts will speak at the University at
Buffalo School of Management as part of this year’s Helen and
Oscar Sufrin Lectureship in Accounting on Oct. 20 in the Center for
Tomorrow on UB’s North Campus.
As national leaders grapple with health care reform, an
increasing number physicians and health care administrators are
looking to strengthen their business skills to improve the patient
experience and the value of care delivered in their
The Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health in the
University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health
Professions (SPHHP) has developed a new intradepartmental division
in Health Services Policy and Practice.
The $765 million class action settlement of concussion claims
for retired NFL players that won preliminary approval in the U.S.
Court of Appeals is a “potential template” for other
professional athletes, says University at Buffalo Law School
faculty member Christine P. Bartholomew, who is an expert on class
action and antitrust litigation.
It is not only prenatal drug exposure, but also conditions
related to drug use that can influence negative behavior in
children, according to a new study from the University at
Buffalo’s Research Institute on Addictions.
An oral biologic medication has successfully treated chronic,
precancerous inflammation in the intestine, according to results of
an animal study authored by an MD/PhD student in the University at
Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
Anyone looking for evidence the University at Buffalo’s
Gifted Math Program pays off in a big way need look no further than
two of its graduates: One recently commanded a nuclear-powered
fast-attack submarine; the other has the nickname “the
closer” for his success in closing the deals his fellow
software colleagues have started.
Two innovative public service endeavors have newly invigorated
the University at Buffalo Law School’s Jaeckle Center for
Law, Democracy and Governance. The first is a new blog covering New
York State election and voting rights issues; the second is the
creation of a non-partisan voting rights project.
Wes Moore, an Army combat veteran, social entrepreneur and youth
advocate, will speak at the University at Buffalo at 8 p.m. on
Wednesday, Oct. 15, in Alumni Arena, North Campus, as part of the
UB Distinguished Speakers Series.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – The University at Buffalo School of
Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has received three grants
totaling $3.85 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
for the Translational Pharmacology Research Core and its HIV
Clinical Pharmacology Research Program.
The thick weeds and ungainly overgrowth of urban wilds are not
usually mentioned in the same breath as the manicured lawns and
trimmed shrubs of formal gardens, but these disturbed landscapes
have qualities and value that are illuminated through an audio art
piece produced by a University at Buffalo professor and a Harvard
One of the few studies to examine gender differences among
patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) has found that males
with the condition experience more interpersonal difficulties than
do females with the condition. The findings challenge what had been
predicted by the University at Buffalo investigator and his
Educators in the Niagara Falls City School District knew they
could build the perfect state-of-the-art lab space with flashy,
high-tech devices and a STEM curriculum resembling traditional
teaching methods. That alone would have been enough to be a
showpiece in their district.
When partnering with larger companies, startups with a small
number of carefully chosen alliances will reap the most benefits,
according to new research from the University at Buffalo School of
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Researchers at the University at Buffalo
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences have successfully used a
smartphone app to image the back of the eye, or fundus, in patients
who can be particularly challenging to examine: newborn babies and
The University at Buffalo will hold Take Back the Night 2014,
the annual program, rally and march to support survivors and speak
out against partner violence, family violence and sexual violence,
at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in the Student Union theatre on the UB
The University at Buffalo invites veterans and active duty or
reserve members of the U.S. armed forces to attend a
university-wide Military Veteran Preview Day on Nov. 14 in the
Center for the Arts on UB’s North Campus.
Bright Buffalo Niagara will partner with 43North, the
world’s largest business plan competition being held in
Buffalo to showcase some of the hottest investment prospects from
across the globe, to present The Bright Buffalo Niagara
The playing field of online courses available to University at
Buffalo students just expanded, thanks to Open SUNY+, a SUNY-wide
online initiative that adds 56 degree and certificate programs from
17 campuses across the state.
An “overwhelming” number of judicial decisions
finding a constitutional basis for same-sex marriage, and the
Supreme Court’s refusal to review those decisions, suggest
that it is just a matter of time before same-sex marriage is legal
nationwide , according to a University at Buffalo law professor and
expert on law and sexuality.
Just a few years out of graduate school, Linsey Graff has taken
on leadership roles including president-elect of the Buffalo
Architecture Foundation and chairperson of its
BUFFALO, N.Y. – University at Buffalo researchers have
discovered what regulates generation of the early neurons in the
retina during embryonic development. The findings provide clues to
how cellular diversity is created in the central nervous
Two teams emerged victorious after students in the University at
Buffalo School of Management squared off to showcase their sales
expertise, leadership skills and strategic abilities to a judging
panel of IBM professionals.
“On behalf of the University at Buffalo, I would like to
congratulate all the finalists in the 43North business plan
competition, especially the grand prize winner, ASi, which was
founded in Tonawanda by UB engineering alumnus Glenn Thomas,”
said UB President Satish K. Tripathi.