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 advancements and accomplishments.


Twenty-two faculty members with a variety of clinical and research experience — representing nine medical school departments — have joined the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences over the past several months.


Today, the University at Buffalo officially launched the UB Biorepository, a critical new facility in the Clinical and Translational Research Center. 

Athletic trainers are an integral part of sports teams at all levels, aiding in training, injury prevention and rehabilitation.

A new preclinical study reveals the genetic basis of relapse, one of the most detrimental but poorly understood behaviors related to addiction.


Two faculty members in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences are serving on New York State’s Maternal Mortality Advisory Council.


Teresa Quattrin, MD, UB Distinguished Professor of pediatrics and senior associate dean for research integration, is spreading the word about the importance of clinical research and clinical trials to children and their parents.

When cold and flu season strike, taking steps to prevent catching both are key. Diana Wilkins, MD provides easy tips you can take to protect yourself from colds or the flu.
Many people mistake experiencing pain while walking as a normal part of aging, but it's not. Leg pain when walking could be an indication of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD). Gregory Cherr, MD explains the symptoms of PAD and when you should take leg discomfort seriously.

Peter L. Elkin, MD, professor and chair of biomedical informatics has been inducted as a fellow into the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics (IAHSI).


A prestigious and highly competitive National Institutes of Health program called the Helping to End Addiction Long-term Initiative, has issued awards to two UB faculty members.