The racist mass shooting that took 10 lives on Saturday occurred in a community that has endured decades of racism, and that painful history cannot be ignored, says center director Henry-Louis Taylor Jr.
Expertise: chemicals of emerging concern; industrial pollution; wastewater treatment; environmental impact of PFAS ("forever chemicals"), PCBs, PBDEs (flame retardants), pesticides, nanomaterials, antimicrobials, pharmaceuticals and personal care products; antibiotic resistance in the environment; target and non-target analysis; Great Lakes pollution
Vice President for Health Sciences and Dean of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo
Expertise: medical education and research, diversity in medicine, women in medicine, community engagement and health equity, clinical trials, treatment of rare neurologic disorders, spasticity and dystonia.
Contact: Allison Brashear can be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at 716-645-4605 or email@example.com.
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: voting rights, redistricting, gerrymandering, state and local politics (including New York State and Buffalo-area politics), campaigns, elections, civil liberties, Constitutional law, election law
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
Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics
Expertise: pediatric infectious diseases, vaccines, childhood diarrhea, health disparities, COVID-19 community interventions
Phone: 716-323-0150. Gómez-Duarte can also be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at 716-645-4605 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Douglas Sitler in University Communications at 716-645-9069 or email@example.com
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or Douglas Sitler in University Communications at 716-645-9069 or email@example.com.