Roswell Park to Lead $14.5M NCI-Funded Immunotherapy Effort

A team led by Pawel Kalinski, MD, PhD, of Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center has earned a five-year, $14.54 million award from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to expand a promising immunotherapy platform. Funded through the NCI’s Program Project Grant program, this prestigious five-year grant will fund

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Shallowhorn Consulting Launches at Critical Moment

Buffalo, NY – Karl Shallowhorn, a leading national mental health advocate and educator based in Buffalo, NY, announces the launch of a new consulting firm, Shallowhorn Consulting, LLC. The business, focused on providing behavioral health & organizational development training, comes at a critical moment when demand for

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Teens and Young Adults: Get Educated Online!

Teachers: Help Out in the Current Crisis! By Anne Showers, Chief Executive Officer, Accessible Academics Do you have a high school junior or senior, a college, or trade-school student at home struggling with goals or completing their online education?  If so, Accessible Academics provides online life skills,

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Accessible Academics: Disability Changes your Life!

About Our Cover Model by Annette Pinder Anne Showers was born and raised in Western New York, attended Williamsville East High School and UB, hoping to become a veterinarian. Then, a series of events derailed her plans. “During high school, I experienced all of the symptoms of

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KALEIDA HEALTH UPDATES ON COVID-19

BUFFALO, N.Y (March 30, 2020) – Kaleida Health today released the following updates regarding the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic: HONORING OUR DOCTORS – Today is the annual Doctors’ Day celebration across the country, and Kaleida Health is extending a thank you to all the dedicated physicians working tirelessly

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St. Joseph Campus A Dedicated COVID-19 Treatment Facility

Catholic Health Converts Sisters Hospital, St. Joseph Campus in Cheektowaga, NY, into Dedicated COVID-19 Treatment Facility                                                              March 27, 2020 (Buffalo,

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The Chinese Club of WNY is Asking Us to Fight COVID-19 together!

Let’s Fight Covid-19 Together! 14,000 Masks and Counting! A special message from Lixin Zhang, MD, Neurologist at DENT Neurologic Institute, and Yanhong Baranski, President, of the Chinese Club of Western New York (CCWNY): We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization of roughly 800 members. We are providing thousands of

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Telehealth Even More Important Now!

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Telehealth now is a mainstream method of receiving health care Health care visits delivered via telehealth have grown nearly five times over the past four years in upstate New York as awareness of the option has expanded, according to an analysis of claims data by Univera Healthcare.

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COVID-19 Thinking of hosting a small get-together? Think again!

COVID-19 and Get-Togethers! Don’t Risk Your Health and the Health of Loved Ones! Risks can be minimized, but postponing may be the best option, says UB expert Thomas Russo, MD The coming spring holidays have many people thinking they can bend the rules of social distancing and

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$2.5 million now available for heart and brain focused scientific research of COVID-19

The American Heart Association issues an unprecedented rapid response call for cardiovascular/cerebrovascular research proposals to address the growing crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic As part of its global response to the growing COVID-19 pandemic, the American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary organization focused on heart and

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