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The panel discussion will focus on how the community and UB’s partners can address health care disparities through education, research and clinical care.


The grants, which total $4.5 million, show that UB is recruiting the very best early-career faculty.


Eighteen graduates received awards during the School of Management's commencement ceremonies.


A UB psychologist has received a $2.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to examine the critical developmental and educational transition children make when moving from pre-k to kindergarten.


Faculty Experts


Gary A. Giovino

Professor of Community Health and Health Behavior

Expertise: nicotine addiction, smoking, tobacco policy, smoking cessation

Phone: 716-829-6953



Bina Ramamurthy

Teaching Professor of Computer Science and Engineering

Expertise: Blockchain technology; data-intensive computing; big data platforms, such as Hadoop and Spark

Phone: 716-645-3182



UB in the News


An article in TIME Magazine about former NFL player John Urschel, who retired in 2017 to pursue a doctorate in mathematics full time at MIT, reports his love affair with numbers started the summer before eighth grade when he audited a calculus class at UB.  


An Associated Press article about more than 200 women hockey players who have pledged to not play in North America this year until there is a single, economically viable professional league interviews Nellie Drew about what leverage the players possess. 


An article in Forbes reports on research by Sarah Hoffman and colleagues on the remains of a young woman with a disfiguring facial anomaly who was buried in a Medieval church cemetery in Iceland that dated from approximately 1200 to 1563. 


Popular Science talked to Sanjay Sethi about a new study that found the presence of fungi and bacteria in vape juice and e-cigarette cartridges. 

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