Your Colleagues

Profiles

9/18/18

UB social work faculty member Katie McClain-Meeder and her husband started Little Bear Farm to help improve access to healthy food.

7/13/18

GSE prof and veteran Richard Lamb is completing a master's degree in rehabilitation counseling in order to apply his work in VR to vets with PTSD.

7/9/18

UB biochemist Michael Garrick was a member of the UB team that pioneered newborn screening programs worldwide.

6/28/18

Jerome Shanklin owns a gym and competes in physique contests, in addition to working full time at UB.

The View

Faculty experts weigh in on trending topics. Their views and opinions are based on their expertise and research, and do not represent the official positions of UB.

10/17/18

UB geneticist James Jarvis, who is of Native American ancestry, says the reliability of DNA testing is also in question.

10/4/18

The piece in JAMA Pediatrics by UB’s Myles Faith and Leonard Epstein notes the study finds that “genes are not destiny.”

9/25/18

UB psychiatry professor Dori Marshall says a sense of shame keeps victims silent.

7/23/18

Organic semiconductors are the key to stretchable electronics, like Samsung’s foldable phone, UB engineer Shenqiang Ren says.

Question & Answers

10/10/18

UB researcher Natesh Parashurama is developing technologies and tools to grow personalized, 3D internal organs, such as the liver and pancreas.

8/20/18

Evolutionary biologist Jack Tseng talks about why the recent finding of a pterosaur fossil by Brigham Young scientists is so significant.

7/20/18

UB political scientist Jacob Neiheisel talks about the process for removing a president from office and why Donald Trump hasn't been impeached — and likely won’t be.

6/21/18

UB biochemist D. Fernando Estrada talks about how he found his way to a career in science.

Awards & Recognition

8/16/18

Yu-Ping Chang and Sharon Hewner have been recognized by the American Academy of Nursing for their contributions to nursing and health care.

8/7/18

The UB expert in substance use and abuse will help draft legislation on how to regulate marijuana use in NYS.

8/2/18

The designation recognizes the mechanical engineering professor as a true leader in her field.

7/26/18

Psychology professor has been named president-elect of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior.