jacobs institute

As founder of the Jacobs Institute in Buffalo, Dr. Nick Hopkins is monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and how it may impact the future of medicine. Medical professionals, Hopkins told WBFO, have made notable advancements in their understanding of the virus so he's organized today's webinar "COVID Unmasked: The Real Impact on the Future of Medicine." Experts will appear, Hopkins says, who will gear their knowledge to help the general public better understand how the virus works and how it is likely to change the world of medicine moving forward.


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First and second year medical students at the University at Buffalo were part of a panel discussion on the future of their industry on Wednesday, and the outlook is positive.


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Five years of work on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus has come to fruition with the launch of a new innovation center aimed at bringing life-saving technology to the medical market sooner.


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Three-dimensional anatomical models are not new to the world of medicine, but they’ve certainly come a long way. This week, a team at Buffalo’s Jacobs Institute debuted the latest 3-D printed models that are helping in the success of complex surgical procedures.


Janet Penksa leaving city administration

Nov 29, 2012

One of the key figures in the Brown administration is leaving City Hall.