Women who report having periodontal disease are at greater risk
for breast cancer, especially if they smoke or recently quit
smoking, according to University at Buffalo research published in
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.
From modest beginnings to groundbreaking research, the
University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health
Professions this fall celebrates the 50th anniversary of its
predecessor, the School of Health Related Professions.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Marianthi Markatou, associate chair of
research and healthcare informatics and professor of biostatistics
in the University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health
Professions, has been appointed to an influential advisory
committee for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
UB has been awarded a prestigious, four-year, $15 million
Clinical and Translational Science Award from the National
Institutes of Health to speed the delivery of new drugs,
diagnostics and medical devices to patients.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — The University at Buffalo School of Public
Health and Health Professions (SPHHP) will recognize National
Public Health Week April 3-12 with a series of events that
highlight and celebrate public health efforts locally and
Jean Wactawski-Wende, 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 School of Public Health and Health Professions will offer,
beginning in fall 2015, a 12-month accelerated master’s
degree program in public health (MPH) with a concentration in
health services administration and population health.