2012 News Archive

The University at Buffalo’s standing among colleges that provide a quality education at an affordable price continues to climb, according to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance.
On the heels of the presidential election, one of the most heated issues of the campaign season took center stage for UB’s School of Public Health and Health Professions.
The Affordable Care Act will be the subject of the J. Warren Perry Lecture that will be presented at the University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health Professions on Nov. 16 from 3:30 - 4:45 p.m. by Howard K. Koh, MD, MPH, U.S. Assistant Secretary for Health in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Professor Burton shuffles through papers, paying no attention to the two awards – given to him for excellence in teaching – sitting on a cluttered shelf to the left of his desk.
Jeffrey Miecznikowski, PhD, associate professor in the University at Buffalo Department of Biostatistics has been named associate dean for faculty affairs and diversity of the School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP).
Study of tobacco use in 3 billion people from 16 countries demonstrates powerful pro-tobacco forces still at work, UB researcher and lead author concludes
Heather M. Ochs-Balcom, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Social and Preventive Medicine is one of four recipients of the 2012 UB Young Investigator Award. The Young Investigator Award is presented to untenured researchers whose work has garnered universal acclaim or been completed under the auspices of a prestigious fellowship grant.
Landmark study of police officers in Buffalo, N.Y., reveals increased incidence of chronic disease, finds suicides higher among those still working
A study reports on families in Libby, Montana dealing with asbestos-related diseases
In the age of information, physicians still are the most trusted source when parents confront serious illness
School of Public Health and Health Professions ranked No. 36 among all schools of public health
UB graduates using Career Services have landed positions at top firms
UB smoking expert was contributing author to the report
UB researchers study pregnant smokers, their social networks and the effects of prenatal smoking on children
The University at Buffalo is among the nation's top 75 "best value" public colleges and universities, according to The Princeton Review's annual national survey of American colleges and universities.