To more powerfully address and reverse Buffalo’s entrenched health disparities, a UB center dedicated to regenerating underdeveloped neighborhoods is joining the Community Health Equity Research Institute.
The UB research found that sociodemographic and economic factors were associated with increased readmissions for patients treated for heart failure, pneumonia, acute myocardial infarction, and acute exacerbation of COPD.
A national study has found that patients with mild to moderate COVID-19 who are treated with an inhaled steroid are significantly less likely to require emergency department care or hospitalization due to COVID-19 than those treated with placebo.
Chief of the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine in the Department of Medicine
Expertise: respiratory infections and lung disease, especially in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung infections, such as bronchitis and pneumonia
Phone: Sanjay Sethi can be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at 716-645-4605 or email@example.com, or Douglas Sitler in University Communications at 716-645-9069 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chief of the Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Expertise: biology of aging, frailty, geriatric medicine, palliative care, caregiving, osteoporosis, Alzheimer’s Disease, dementia, delirium
Phone: Bruce R. Troen can be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at 716-645-4605 or email@example.com, or Douglas Sitler in University Communications at 716-645-9069 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assistant Professor of Native American Studies in the Department of Africana and American Studies
Expertise: Native American studies; Haudenosaunee history; public history; settler colonialism, including colonial residential/boarding schools; land tenure; Indigenous inclusion in education; emotional labor
Expertise: political communication, campaigns, electoral strategy, religion and politics, the U.S. Christian right, voter turnout, voting rights, election administration, electoral reforms, the U.S. presidency
Director of the Center for the Advancement of Sport
Expertise: sports law, including student-athletes’ name, image and likeness (NIL), antitrust laws, collective bargaining, discipline of athletes, drug testing, NCAA compliance and Title IX; diversity in sport
Director of the Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions
Expertise: alcohol, substance abuse and aggression; effects of substance use on marriage, families and relationships; interpersonal (domestic) violence; medical and recreational marijuana; prescription painkillers
Expertise: addiction medicine, substance use treatment, opioid epidemic, methadone
Phone: 716-829-6775. Doscher can also be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at 716-645-4605 or email@example.com, or Douglas Sitler in University Communications at 716-645-9069 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
UB Distinguished Professor and Chair of Operations Management and Strategy
Expertise: global supply networks; supply chain disruptions; U.S. manufacturing, especially auto and steel industries; global manufacturing; U.S.-China-India trade; logistics; infrastructure; economic development
Contact: Nallan Suresh can be reached most quickly through Jackie Ghosen in the School of Management Communications Office at 716-645-2833 or email@example.com.
Expertise: U.S. politics, political parties, political polarization, campaigns, public opinion, political participation, congressional elections, election forecasting, elections and the economy, presidential approval, electoral systems (including redistricting and ranked choice voting)