Jean Wactawski-Wende, PhD, professor of epidemiology and
environmental health, and interim dean of the University at Buffalo
School of Public Health and Health Professions since July 2014, has
been appointed dean of the school after a national search. The
appointment, effective immediately, was announced by Charles F.
Zukoski, PhD, provost and executive vice president for academic
affairs, and Michael E. Cain, PhD, vice president for health
sciences and dean of the School of Medicine and Biomedical