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2018 UB News Center Releases

6/4/18

Genetic associations on BMI were strongest in sedentary postmenopausal women and weakest in women who reported high levels of recreational physical activity.

5/31/18

Researchers investigated whether urinary, sexual and bowel dysfunction contributes to emotional distress during the first two years after treatment, and whether distress may in turn further decrease function.

5/23/18

A new study has identified several key factors in postmenopausal women that are associated with height loss, a common occurrence in this age group that is known to increase the risk for death and disease.

5/18/18

For UB's DPT and BS/MS candidates, the hooding ceremony may be more meaningful than graduation.

4/23/18

Study looked at 46 women across two different age ranges, 60-74 and 75-90, to learn how physical activity affects frailty differently in the two groups

4/18/18

Summit aims to improve access to culturally and linguistically appropriate services, efficient clinic and transportation systems and operations, and available economic opportunities.

4/17/18

On April 28, the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is hosting "Igniting Hope: Building a Just Community With a Culture of Health and Equity," focused on addressing health disparities in Buffalo's African-American community. 

4/12/18

Fifteen University at Buffalo students have received 2018 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence, presented to them by SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson April 10 at an awards ceremony in Albany.

4/10/18

A federally funded study led by UB researchers will look at whether mobile produce markets are helping people eat healthier.

4/9/18

The findings of two recently published studies on the emergence of hookah use indicate that public health officials may need to consider broadening their tobacco prevention efforts beyond traditional cigarettes.

4/5/18

National Cancer Institute funding will allow Lucia Leone and her team to expand their work by helping organizations across the Northeast and Southeast start mobile markets using the Veggie Van model.

4/2/18

The April 6 research symposium will also include a screening of ‘Bending the Arc.’ 

4/2/18

The University at Buffalo’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) has awarded 11 new grants to support promising translational research projects in Western New York.

3/20/18

The rankings are based on surveys of administrators at more than 1,970 programs and more than 16,500 academics and professionals.

3/19/18

Researchers will tackle climate change, chemical exposures among schoolchildren and developing more efficient semiconductors.

3/16/18

Marriage satisfaction helped soldiers better deal with trauma from combat and resulted in lower levels of alcohol problems.

3/8/18

Registered participants will learn how to recognize the signs and symptoms of an opioid overdose, as well as how to properly administer naloxone.

2/27/18

UB's Pavani Ram is among the contributors to a Stanford-led study of children in poor regions of Bangladesh.

2/26/18

Designed for individuals who want to gain foundational public health knowledge in as little as one year, the program can be completed online or on campus on a full- or part-time basis.

2/13/18

Researchers are working with a sample of members of the Buffalo Police Department on a three-year $814,000 study being funded by the U.S. Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice.

2/8/18

UB researchers played a key role in the development of new guidelines for managing fatigue in emergency medical services personnel.

1/26/18

Marianthi Markatou has been invited to speak at the 10th annual Sentinel Initiative Public Workshop on Feb. 7 in Bethesda, Maryland.

1/4/18

Sue Ann Sisto, the first physical therapist to be named a fellow of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, will join UB on Jan. 18.

2018 UBNow Articles

4/10/18

A federally funded study led by UB researchers will look at whether mobile produce markets are helping people eat healthier.

4/2/18

The April 6 research symposium will also include a screening of ‘Bending the Arc.’ 

5/18/18

For UB's DPT and BS/MS candidates, the hooding ceremony may be more meaningful than graduation.