BUFFALO, N.Y. – Strokes, seizures, traumatic brain injury
and schizophrenia: these conditions can cause persistent,
widespread acidity around neurons in the brain. But exactly how
that acidity affects brain function isn’t well
Millions of people visit the websites of the Mayo Clinic,
American Cancer Society and the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention, among others, seeking authoritative health information.
But are they receiving it?
The percentage of African-American high school seniors who smoke
has changed very little over the past two decades, UB tobacco
expert Gary Giovino reports in a journal supplement he
From the Campaign Chair
It is my pleasure to serve as chair of the 2015 UB Employees
Campaign for the Community. This year is a bit different. It is my
understanding that it has been several years since a dean was
chair—I hope to represent all of UB in the best light
possible. I am aware that my service rests on the very broad
shoulders of our previous chairs. My special thanks to Sean
Sullivan for his passionate efforts to support the UB community in
making a significant impact on the lives of those in our external
community and my hope is to do the same this year.