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Health Professions Hub

Building the future of healthcare.

The Hub is an education, training, and community health center embedded in Buffalo’s West Side where students, medical professionals, and community members can come together.



Discover The Hub

At D’Youville’s Health Professions Hub — students and health professionals from eight academic disciplines come together to provide specialized medical services to individuals and families from surrounding neighborhoods underserved by the healthcare industry. 

At nearly 59,000 square feet, The Hub features 7 unique spaces:

Vital Pharmacy

A full-service pharmacy that brings access and education to the community, run in conjunction with the D’Youville School of Pharmacy.

Vital Pharmacy



Inside the lobby of Vital Pharmacy, you see three check-out counters.

Thrive Rehabilitation & Wellness Center

Thrive is operated in conjunction with the D’Youville School of Health Professions. Our rehabilitation and wellness center provides physical therapy, occupational therapy, chiropractic care, nutrition and dietetics counseling, and mental health counseling. Most insurances are accepted. Financial waivers and the free student-run clinic is available for those who are underinsured, not insured, or unable to afford care. Let us help you transform your wellness today.





D'Lish Demonstration Kitchen

A demonstration kitchen offering free cooking classes and medically tailored meals to improve nutrition and healthy eating, run by the D’Youville Department of Nutrition and Dietetics.

D'LISH Kitchen


DLISH Kitchen

Interprofessional Simulation Center

An educational space for D’Youville healthcare students to learn and practice clinical skills in an environment that mirrors professional settings.

Interprofessional Education

Simulation Center

The Hive

The ideal space for innovation, the Hive is a collaborative workspace that brings students, faculty, staff, and community members together to ideate and collaborate.

The Hive

Center for Health Equity and Innovation

Houses D’Youville’s Pathways Program for workforce training in healthcare, and serves as a think tank and conference venue for healthcare thought leaders.

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Sisters Health Center - D'Youville

Operated by Catholic Health, the center provides primary healthcare for residents in the community. New patients can call to learn more or schedule an appointment. 

Sisters Health Center-D'Youville

(716) 862-2572

Food Farmacy
(716) 829-7736

Blood Draw

Sisters Health Center Entry HUB
About the Hub

D’Youville’s Health Professions Hub is designed to address several critical healthcare needs in the region. In addition to providing much-needed primary care services to residents of the West Side, it also offers a space where D’Youville students can gain essential clinical experience and area residents can train for stable, well-paying careers to fill the anticipated need for 10,000 Western New York healthcare workers.