The UB News Studio is available to the media for live or recorded interviews with UB faculty on breaking news, critical issues or research discoveries.
For help reaching an expert on deadline, please contact UB's media relations team at 716-645-6969 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Expertise: childhood obesity, children’s eating habits, infant and child behavior and development
Contact: Stephanie Anzman-Frasca can be reached through Ellen Goldbaum in University Communications at 716-645-4605 or email@example.com.
SUNY Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Expertise: diabetes; obesity; endocrinology; insulin, testosterone and other hormone treatments; anti-inflammatory agents
Phone: Dandona can be contacted through Ellen Goldbaum in UB Media Relations at 716-645-4605 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Myles S. Faith
Professor of Counseling, School and Educational Psychology
Expertise: childhood obesity, children’s eating habits, family health
Lucia A. Leone
Associate Professor of Community Health and Health Behavior
Expertise: food access, mobile produce markets, WIC, obesity prevention, physical activity
Associate Professor of Marketing
Expertise: consumer behavior, advertising, marketing strategy and research, brand loyalty, serving and package sizes
Contact: Charles Lindsey can be reached most quickly through Jackie Ghosen in the School of Management Communications Office at 716-645-2833 or email@example.com.
Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
Expertise: taste, taste cells, senses, peripheral nervous system, neuronal signaling
Senior Associate Dean for Research Integration
Expertise: childhood diabetes; family-based obesity treatment; clinical translational research and trials, with a focus on diversity and inclusion
Professor of Urban and Regional Planning
Expertise: food access, food systems planning, food and urban planning, local government food policy
Jennifer L. Temple
Professor of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, and Community Health and Health Behavior
Expertise: caffeine use among kids, energy drinks, obesity
Panayotis (Peter) K. Thanos
Senior Research Scientist at the Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions
Expertise: addiction; reward pathways in the brain; addictive disorders including drug abuse, alcoholism and obesity
Expertise: diet and health in infants and young children, origins of obesity, smoking cessation during pregnancy