Bryant Named Kaleida Health Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Bryant Named Kaleida Health Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer   BUFFALO, N.Y (November 10, 2020)– Kaleida Health has named Shannon Bryant, LMHC, chief diversity and inclusion officer following a national search. Bryant joins Kaleida Health from Person Centered Services, a Care Coordination Organization (CCO) that connect individuals

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Structural Racism Causes Poor Health, Premature Death from Heart Disease and Stroke

Structural Racism Causes Poor Health, Premature Death from Heart Disease and Stroke American Heart Association Presidential Advisory   Advisory Highlights: The American Heart Association has declared structural racism a cause of poor health and premature death from heart disease and stroke, in a new Presidential Advisory. The

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Study: UB Research Published in NEJM Finds Kids and Young Adults Newly Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes Still Produce Insulin with Golimumab

Study: UB Research Published in NEJM Finds Kids and Young Adults Newly Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes Still Produce Insulin with Golimumab Editor’s note: Video at https://youtu.be/X2PfXXZDsEs   The multi-center study reveals that an anti-tumor necrosis factor drug preserved beta cell function at the onset of Type

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Education, Connection Drive Latest Roswell Park Center for Indigenous Cancer Research Efforts

Education, Connection Drive Latest Roswell Park Center for Indigenous Cancer Research Efforts Autumn brings opportunities through a conference, podcast and new resources   Center team helps plan international health conference New monthly podcast, “The Talking Circle,” launched Prominent Native cancer resource to be housed on Roswell Park website

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Erie County Department of Health Acknowledges Unacceptable Delays in Covid-10 Test Result Notification

Erie County Department of Health Acknowledges Unacceptable Delays in Covid-10 Test Result Notification   ERIE COUNTY, NY – Following an investigation into reports of lengthy wait times for COVID-19 test results, the Erie County Department of Health acknowledges that notification policies in place in November led to

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4 Tips for a Healthier Holiday Season

Eating smart is good for your heart — especially in the hectic holiday season. During Eat Smart Month in November, the American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, will provide 30 days of holiday hacks to inspire simple

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Community Health Center of Niagara Falls Honors Russell J. Salvatore

The Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc., recognized Mr. Russell J. Salvatore for his generous donation of the Community Health Center of Niagara Falls’ new landmark and electronic signage at an unveiling held in Mr. Salvatore’s honor Thurs., Nov. 5, 2020, at CHCN on Highland Ave. in

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