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Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

The future of medicine

Research to reality

In UB’s Department of Neurosurgery, teaching, caring, surgery and research go hand in hand.

11/13/17

Instruction is the top priority for the “thoughtfully coordinated move.”

9/15/17

“Gut Flora,” a new public art installation, has taken up permanent residence in the Metro Rail station inside the new medical school building.

9/12/17

While the spotlight has been on construction of the new medical school building, the plan to revitalize UB's historic campus is moving ahead.

9/12/17

With the new home of the UB medical school set to open this fall, Dean Michael Cain talks about the move and his goals for the school in the coming years.

Realizing the vision

Slide shows:

On the move

The process of moving faculty, staff and students into the new Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences building on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus has begun. Photos: Douglas Levere

Published November 7, 2017

Videos

9/11/17

With faculty and staff preparing to move in later this fall, crews are focused on the final stretch of work on the new home of UB's medical school.

8/15/17

The white coat ceremony marked an institutional milestone, as well as a personal milestone for the new students.

4/24/17

A historic long-lost lantern will be reunited with its mate when the new building for the medical school opens its doors later this year.

11/18/16

The 28,006 terra cotta panels being installed on the new medical school building reflect Buffalo's architectural past.

3/22/16

One of the final beams was hoisted on top of the downtown structure, signaling the end of the steel construction phase.

9/14/15

UB will name its medical school the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in recognition of a $30 million gift to the school from Jeremy M. Jacobs, his wife Margaret and their family.

7/30/15

A 250-foot-high tower crane is flying the UB flag at the site of the university's future medical school building, which is under construction in downtown Buffalo.

7/6/15

Banners were installed last week identifying the veritable beehive of construction activity at Main and High streets as the future home of the UB medical school.