Some University at Buffalo medical students are spending their spring break this week learning about impoverished sections of the City of Buffalo. The Buffalo Community Immersion Program is sponsored by the UB Center for Medical Humanities. WBFO's Senior Reporter Eileen Buckley joined nearly a dozen students as they conducted a walking tour of an east side community.
WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley joined nearly a dozen UB medical students as they conducted a walking tour of an east side community.
Construction is on track for the University at Buffalo's brand new medical school in downtown Buffalo. An update was provided by UB officials Thursday. WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley tells us the future Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences will engage students and the community.
WBFO's Eileen Buckley attended a presentation on the new UB medical school.
Improving the future care of veterans was the theme of a discussion for University at Buffalo medical students. A panel discussion was held Wednesday afternoon at UB's Medical School on the South Campus. WBFO's Focus on Education Reporter Eileen Buckley says personal stories and research were shared with students.
WBFO's Focus on Education Reporter Eileen Buckley attended a panel discussion for University at Buffalo Medical students to learn about care for veterans of war.
The build-out of the Buffalo-Niagara Medical Campus is moving full-speed ahead. Crews are busy putting up the new Children's Hospital on High Street and, a few hundred feet away along Main Street, UB's new medical school is going up.
Tonight's Babel Series event at Kleinhans Music Hall features best-selling author Abraham Verghese. Born in Ethiopia and a trained physician who serves at School of Medicine at Stanford University, Doctor Verghese has a group of enthusiastic followers at the UB medical school.
UB has started the mammoth $375 million project to build its new medical school at Main and Allen, a plan that will see Metro Rail trains running through the basement during all three years of construction.