Glaucoma Surgeries – Some Techniques Safer

Comparisons of glaucoma surgeries show certain techniques are safer, more effective Study finds that a less expensive method proves to be more effective BUFFALO, N.Y. – Two recent studies by a University at Buffalo researcher could help increase safety and minimize expense for patients undergoing glaucoma surgery.

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New Pediatric Primary Care Center

OISHEI CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AND JERICHO ROAD COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER PARTNER TO OPEN NEW PEDIATRIC PRIMARY CARE CENTER ON BUFFALO’S EAST SIDE $1 Million Grant from the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation Makes Center Possible BUFFALO, NY – (September 24, 2020) John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital, The Children’s Hospital

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Connecting the Dots on Food Access

WNY-based study aims to connect the dots on food access UB researchers surveyed local families and stakeholders to find the best strategies for addressing disparities in healthy food consumption BUFFALO, N.Y. — Researchers know from many previous studies what prevents cash-strapped shoppers in underserved communities from buying

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Can Melatonin Treat COVID-19?

Can melatonin treat COVID-19? UB pioneer in melatonin research and colleagues have launched a clinical trial to find out Inexpensive and widely available melatonin could be particularly helpful in treating underserved patients who test positive for COVID-19 BUFFALO, N.Y. — A  team of internationally recognized scientists at

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Heritage Announces New Chief Operating Officer

Lisa Haglund, President, and CEO of Heritage Ministries announced this week that Jennifer Whitten, Heritage Vice President of Senior Housing and Sales, has been named Chief Operating Officer of the organization. Haglund shared, “With her extensive experience in the senior care industry on a national level, Jennifer

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Heritage CEO Joins LeadingAge New York Board of Directors

Lisa Haglund, Heritage President and CEO, has been appointed to serve as a member of the LeadingAge New York Board of Directors.   LeadingAge New York is the only statewide organization representing the entire continuum of not-for-profit, mission-driven, and public continuing care, including senior housing, nursing home,

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ECMC Breast Health Honored

ECMC Breast Health Program Honored as Top 10 Submission By America’s Essential Hospitals in VITAL 2020 Population Health Category BUFFALO, NY—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation’s Breast Health Program was recently honored by America’s Essential Hospitals as a Top 10 submission nationally. The VITAL 2020 Awards Committee stated

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