The Brain and Spine Center, a provider of comprehensive care in neurosurgery, neurology, rheumatology, physiatry, interventional pain management and complementary medical services, named Dr. Michael A. Meyer to its team.
Meyer, who has board certifications in neurology, nuclear medicine and nuclear cardiology, served as University at Buffalo professor of clinical neurology and nuclear medicine and was chief of neurology and stroke services at the Erie County Medical Center.
He also serves as editor in chief of the journal Neurology International.
Dottie Austin, a principal in Career Partners International Buffalo Niagara; Todd Nicholas, senior career consultant and lead trainer; and Diane Robinson, business development director achieved Life Options Retirement Coach certification at the Lancaster-based firm's New Horizons program.
Career Partners International Buffalo Niagara, formerly RW Caldwell Associates, is a career and talent management firm that offers corporate-
sponsored services including career transition, leadership coaching, search, and training and development.
Craig R. Bucki, an attorney with Phillips Lytle, recently participated in the seminar "Representing a Political Candidate: Everything You Wanted to Know but Were Afraid to Ask," sponsored by the New York State Bar Association.
SKF USA, of Falconer, has been awarded a $19,759 contract for bearings from the Air Force Materiel Command, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., and a $25,070 federal contract for annular ball bearings from the Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Richmond, Va.
Tecmotiv (USA) Inc., of Niagara Falls, has won a $65,100 federal contract for piston ring sets from the Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Columbus, Ohio.
AlphaGraphics, a national marketing communications franchise with a Buffalo location, is celebrating its 40th anniversary. The company was founded by Rodger Ford in Tucson, Ariz., as a printing solutions provider.
Title: "Purification and separation system for a fluid flow stream"
Inventors: Benty, Jeffrey (East Aurora); Kistner, Mike (Lockport); Kistner, Ken (Getzville); Rowe, Paul (Fairport); McCarthy, Paul (Batavia)
Date issued: May 25.