University Police and the Buffalo Police department have
increased patrols on and near the UB South Campus in response to
multiple armed robberies and attempted robberies occurring over the
past several weeks.
Churches and other faith-based communities are an untapped
resource that health-care providers should consider when suggesting
treatment options for African-American and Latina mothers who have
histories of postpartum depression.
Researchers at the University at Buffalo have identified a
critical step in myelination after birth that has significance for
treating neurodegenerative diseases like multiple sclerosis, in
which myelin is lost or damaged.
This year, for the first time, local researchers competed in a
clinical research competition sponsored by the University at
Buffalo’s Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) to
recognize the most promising advances in clinical
Comedian and actor John Cleese, whose work includes “Monty
Python’s Flying Circus,” “Fawlty Towers”
and the Oscar-nominated film “A Fish Called Wanda,”
will appear at UB on Dec. 9 as part of the UB Distinguished
There is one foolproof way to grasp what UB researchers say
could be a dramatic breakthrough in how people learn, technology
with educational potential comparable to a tape recorder, video
camera or computer monitor.
A. Scott Weber has been named UB’s vice president for
student life after a very successful tenure as the
university’s vice provost and dean of undergraduate education
and, more recently, as senior vice provost for academic
The UB School of Dental Medicine has named Frank Scannapieco,
DMD, PhD, as associate dean for faculty and professional
development, and appointed Richard Scott Conley, DMD, as the new
chair of the Department of Orthodontics.
A new University at Buffalo pilot study found that 41 percent of
scuba divers experienced dental symptoms in the water. Recreational
divers should consider consulting with their dentist before diving
if they recently received dental care.