Rehabilitation Science News

Department News

5/1/20

Researchers offer an evidence-based summary of post-intensive care syndrome as it relates to the care of people who survive critical illness requiring ICU care and are now back home and are recovering.

2/12/20
After another record number of applications, UB has placed 11 students in the semifinals of the Fulbright scholarship competition.
1/16/20

Technology called MindEye uses infrared camera to detect subtle changes in pupil dilation and eye movement.

1/14/20

Participants in the Aging Innovation Challenge developed prototype products and hacked the issues that aging New Yorkers face every day.

5/16/19

CSA’s mission is to conduct community-responsive research among UB faculty and its community partners to solve challenges facing older adults.

12/6/18

An innovative stroke recovery system landed the UB team in the finals of the Aging Innovation Challenge.

9/20/18

Event will feature a wheelchair obstacle course, adaptive sports equipment demonstrations, panel discussions and adaptive yoga and wheelchair basketball, rugby and lacrosse.

8/30/18

UB's programs in physical therapy and occupational therapy have received 10-year renewals from their respective accreditation organizations.

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

School News

5/21/20

Laura E. Smith will develop a decision-making tool that can plan more effective health campaigns in low- and middle-income countries.

5/18/20

Ban on traffic mobility significantly reduced vehicle emissions, which may have prevented a higher number of deaths that would have been attributable to air pollution than fatalities caused by the novel coronavirus.

5/13/20

Rogerson — an expert in geography and biostatistics — has been a member of UB’s faculty since 1986.

5/5/20

Wilson is receiving UB's highest honor for her enduring and unprecedented impact on Buffalo and all of Western New York, which will be felt for many generations to come.

5/1/20

Researchers offer an evidence-based summary of post-intensive care syndrome as it relates to the care of people who survive critical illness requiring ICU care and are now back home and are recovering.

4/30/20

The UB COVID Analytics Team draws conclusions, which they provide weekly to the Erie County Department of Health (DOH) and local hospital systems’ medical leadership, from hospitalization data that they analyze every day.

 

4/24/20

Template was developed by UB, UNC Chapel Hill researchers using evidence-based strategies from Veggie Van model.

4/15/20

Hash Bash participants demonstrate surprisingly low level of knowledge about THC and CBD content and effective dosages, highlighting the need for additional public health education and research.

4/14/20

The work from the Community of Excellence provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary look at the field of global health.

4/13/20

M. Laura Feltri, Jo Freudenheim, Amit Goyal, Elad Levy and Stephen Tiffany received the highest faculty rank in SUNY.