News and Announcements

6/20/17

The grants support faculty hiring to benefit research and education in robotics, artificial intelligence, pharmacology and X-ray laser science.

6/19/17

Twenty-five UB students will receive $25,000 in scholarship and internship support through fellowship program made possible by the Prentice Family Foundation.

6/9/17

Building the Zimbabwe Pharmaceutical Industry: A Model Established by the University of Zimbabwe and University at Buffalo, SUNY Partnership - Presentation given at the National Innovations Systems for Competitive Industries International Experiences in Harare, Zimbabwe

6/7/17

Javier G. Blanco, associate professor in the UB School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, received a $400,000 grant from the NICHD to investigate how therapeutic antibodies are handled in the human lung.

6/1/17
Two faculty members in the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences have been recognized for excellence by the State University of New York.
6/1/17

UB School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences professor and associate dean for research Joseph P. Balthasar has been selected to serve as a member of the NIH's Gene and Drug Delivery Study Section in the Center for Scientific Review.

5/24/17

One study will look at the barriers to PrEP usage through interviews with patients and clinicians, while the other will investigate a less invasive method for measuring PrEP adherence.

5/24/17
Three University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences faculty members have been elected to American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Special Interest Groups (SIG).
5/23/17

A UB-led team of researchers found that combinations of three antibiotics – that are each ineffective against superbugs when used alone – are capable of eradicating two of the six ESKAPE pathogens when delivered together. 

5/22/17
The University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is partnering with Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart to develop creative and inspired real-world solutions for issues facing the field of pharmacy.
5/19/17
Javier Blanco, associate professor, pharmaceutical sciences, has received a $400,000 R21 award from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
5/12/17
Jennifer Rosenberg, associate dean for admissions, enrollment planning and pre-pharmacy advising, has been selected to receive the 2017 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Professional Service.
5/11/17
Geoff Brown, a PharmD student in the UB School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences' Clinical Research Program, and Peter Okozoro, BS '16, and a student in the PharmD/MBA program, were awarded prestigious Western New York Prosperity Fellowships.
5/11/17
An abstract submission authored by Fiona Yau, a PhD candidate in the lab of Sathy Balu-Iyer, professor, pharmaceutical sciences, received the 2017 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Innovation in Biotechnology Award at the National Biotechnology Conference (NBC).
5/9/17

James Smist was seven years old when his father, Felix Smist, graduated in mechanical engineering from the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.