First Annual ‘Beyond the Knife’ Lecture

University at Buffalo’s Department of Surgery launched an annual lecture called ‘Beyond the Knife,’ designed to address and mitigate the effects of systemic racism and inequality in health care. Focused on social justice and health care inequity, The Department of Surgery welcomed inaugural speaker Dr. Cornel West, Harvard University professor, bestselling author, political activist and public…
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UB Surgery Lecture Highlights Outreach Initiatives

University at Buffalo’s Department of Surgery is launching a lecture series and mentorship program to help address systemic racism and healthcare inequality. Research initiatives include opportunities for underrepresented students interested in the field of surgery within Buffalo, NY. Students will develop meaningful relationships in the local Fruit Belt and Delavan-Grider communities in Buffalo neighborhoods where UB…
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Vascular Surgeons Dr. Harris and Dr. Dryjski publish book

Vascular Surgeons Dr. Harris and Dr. Dryjski publish book

UBMD Vascular Surgeons Dr. Linda Harris and Dr. Maciej Dryjski recently published a book titled, “Complications in Endovascular Surgery: Peri-Procedural Prevention and Treatment”.  Associate editors included Dr. Elad Levy, Dr. Hasan Dosluoglu. Nationally and internationally renowned authors included Dr. Gregory Cherr, Dr. Brittany Montross, Dr. Richard Curl, Dr. Sikandar Khan, Dr. Adnan Siddiqui, and Dr.…
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Schwaitzberg on Future of Medicine insights with Jacobs Institute Podcast

Steven Schwaitzberg, MD took part in the Jacobs Institute’s Future of Medicine podcast to discuss the future of medicine with Bill Maggio, CEO of the Jacobs Institute.  The Jacobs Institute is a non-profit medical device innovation center in Buffalo, NY, with a focus on accelerating the development of technologies to treat heart attack, stroke &…
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Dr. Chopko and ECMC are Asking for Blood Donations

Dr. Michael Chopko, Trauma and General Surgeon at ECMC, is asking for blood donations to help save lives.  ECMC works with ConnectLife, Western New York’s only community blood bank, ensuring that all blood donations stay local for patients in need.  It is vital ECMC’s trauma center and other surgical services have blood available at a…
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World Experts at Central Plain Endovascular Conference

Dr. Maciej Dryjski was invited to speak at the World Experts at Central Plain Endovascular Conference (CPEC), in Zhengzhou, China, on July 27-29, 2018. “Our conference team has invited notable vascular surgery, aortic vascular surgery, interventional radiology specialists and cardiologists from Asia-Pacific, Europ, and the United States to come to share their expertise and experience.…
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Expert Panelist on Management of Giant Omphaloceles Webinar

  Dr. Carroll Harmon has been invited to sit as an expert panelist on a Pediatric Surgery webinar, titled “Management of Giant Omphaloceles.”  To learn more about the webinar or register to watch a recording of the webinar, please click here. Click here to view Dr. Harmon’s profile.

Pediatric Surgery Kaleida Health Medical Minute

Kaleida Health Medical Minute featuring David Rothstein MD, talking about Pediatric Surgery.  Both common conditions and complex conditions of pediatric surgery are discussed.  This group is the region’s only Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center, working out of Oishei’s Children Hospital and Conventus.

UBMD Physicians Group Participates in Buffalo JP Morgan Corporate Challenge

Kaleida Health, Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) as well as the UBMD Physicians Group joined together during the 38th annual Buffalo J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge on Thursday, June 14, 2018. The event drew 14,145 runners and walkers from 391 companies with the Great Lakes Health team bringing more than 700 participants.

Summer Safety Kaleida Health Medical Minute

Kaleida Health Medical Minute featuring Dr. Bass talking about Summer fun and tips to stay away from Trauma situations with your family.