Add to Favorites Newsroom RSS Share
Buffalo, NY USA

Our News on Newswise

Difficulties with audiovisual processing contributes to dyslexia in children

A University at Buffalo psychologist has published a neuroimaging study that could help develop tests for early identification of dyslexia.
15-Jan-2019 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Fearful conservatives and angry liberals process political information differently

The emotional underpinnings of political ideology motivated how the electorate sought and processed information about the 2016 presidential election and the major issue of climate change. “This has important implications for how political...
9-Jan-2019 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

stirring-1.jpg

Scientists brew lava and blow it up to better understand volcanoes

What happens when lava and water meet? Explosive experiments with manmade lava are exploring this question. This long-term, ongoing study published its first results on Dec. 10, and aims to shed light on the basic physics of lava-water interactions,...
10-Dec-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Older Women Who Suffer From Tooth Loss Are More Likely to Develop High Blood Pressure

Women who experienced loss of all teeth had approximately 20 percent higher risk of developing hypertension during follow-up compared to women who still had natural teeth.
5-Dec-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Rachel_Hoopsick_SPHHP.jpg

Study sheds light on alcohol misuse among never-deployed reservists

In a study of 174 Army Reserve and National Guard soldiers who hadn’t been deployed, researchers found that more negative non-deployment emotions were associated with a range of alcohol use outcomes.
30-Nov-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Organizations with broad social ties improve outcomes for communities recovering from natural disasters

The most equitable recoveries following a natural disaster where in places that saw an increase in organizations that have a broad, crosscutting presence. In order to encourage a wide economic recovery, communities should think about activating...
16-Nov-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

1541774139601.jpg

In Buffalo emergency departments, a better way to treat opioid use disorder

An innovative, cost-effective program in Western New York provides medication-assisted treatment to opioid use disorder patients in emergency departments (EDs) and rapidly transitions them into long-term treatment within about 48 hours.
9-Nov-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

How People Perceive Cities and Suburbs Is Not Merely a Matter of Boundary Lines

What separates cities and suburbs isn't always a geographic boundary. Subjective social factors also play a role, particularly school quality and public safety, according to a new study.
30-Oct-2018 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites


see all news

Our Experts on Newswise

Expert: Why Alaskan Plate Tectonics Drive Massive Earthquakes

4-Dec-2018 3:25 PM EST

Richard-Gronostajski.jpg

@UBuffalo expert "has strong reservations" re: #CRISPR announcement this week

27-Nov-2018 11:30 AM EST

1541779655505.jpg

Ultimately every state will expand Medicaid, says @UBuffalo health policy expert

9-Nov-2018 2:05 PM EST

Daniel-Antonius.jpg

Government can either stoke fear or reduce anxiety after terror threats

25-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Blood Test Does Not Detect Concussions, UB Expert Warns

21-Feb-2018 9:05 AM EST

houston-reservoirs-ge.gif

Houston’s Flooding Underscores Disaster Management Challenges of Years to Come in Communities Nationwide, UB Expert Says

30-Aug-2017 3:45 PM EDT

lynn-kozlowski.jpg

‘Smokeless Doesn’t Mean Harmless’ Campaign May Be Doing More Harm, Researchers Argue

FDA ad campaign geared toward rural teens who use smokeless tobacco products fails to provide public with important information on relative risks of smokeless tobacco compared to traditional cigarettes, Kozlowski and Sweanor write.
8-Feb-2017 12:00 PM EST

Are the Cubs really cursed?

26-Oct-2016 10:05 AM EDT

see all experts

Our YouTube Videos

Youtube feed not yet configured. Is this your Newswise member page? Contact member@newswise.com to configure this module.

About

UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enable us to reach others every day.

Contacts

Charles Anzalone
Senior Editor

716-645-4600

John DellaContrada
Associate Vice President of Media Relations

716-645-4601

Patricia Donovan
Senior Editor

716-645-4602

Bert Gambini
News Content Manager
Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences

716-645-5334

Jacqueline Ghosen
Assistant Dean and Director of Communications,
School of Management

716-645-2833

Ellen Goldbaum-Kolin
Senior Medical Editor
medical

716-645-4605

Charlotte Hsu
Media Relations Manager

716-645-4655

Cory Nealon
News Content Manager
Engineering Computer Science Economic Development

716-645-4614

Marcene Robinson
News Content Manager

716-645-4595

Sara Saldi
Senior Editor

716-645-4603

Doug Sitler
Ass. Dir. Ntl. Media Relations

Cathy Wilde

716-887-3365

Twitter

Chat now!