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Our work gets us noticed: UBMD physicians make headlines for raising the bar on clinical care, leading community health initatives and conducting groundbreaking research, among other accomplishments.

6/5/17

Twenty-nine faculty members with varied research and clinical expertise have joined the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences over the past several months.

6/5/17

The physician who directs the pediatric critical care fellowship and the administrator of the combined internal medicine and pediatrics residency program have been selected for UB Graduate Medical Education Awards of Excellence.

5/31/17

Leonard Epstein also has been named to the editorial board of JAMA Pediatrics, the highest impact journal in pediatrics.

5/31/17

Mark D. Hicar, MD, PhD, assistant professor of pediatrics, has been awarded a five-year, $1.9 million grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to investigate why some people infected with the HIV virus do not develop AIDS.

5/17/17

Gerald Sufrin, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Urology, has been selected as the recipient of the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Urological Association (AUA).

5/17/17

Children with Type 2 diabetes, including those who are obese, tend to have poorer oral health than other children, according to a first-of-its-kind study.

5/17/17

Twenty residents in the Department of Psychiatry participated in a mental health awareness fair to advocate for services available in Erie County.

5/17/17

The Department of Medicine’s Division of General Internal Medicine had a strong showing at the 2017 Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) annual meeting with 11 research posters and one oral presentation.

5/12/17

Researchers at the Hunter James Kelly Research Institute at the University at Buffalo report on research that illuminates what causes some kinds of neuropathy and may reveal potentially powerful therapies.

5/9/17

A new University at Buffalo study of 483 patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) revealed that many factors that contribute to patient satisfaction are beyond the doctor’s control.