In her current position, Dr. Albanese is involved with the development and implementation of patient care education and research, which focuses on diabetes and medication management in a Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Physician Group practice.
Currently she is the Program Director for the UB-Buffalo Medical Group PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency Program. In 2009 Dr. Albanese became a Certified Diabetes Educator and in 2011 she became a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist.
Her curricular responsibilities include endocrinology, in addition to pharmaceutical care and self-care. In 2013 she was appointed the Chair of the Curriculum Committee for UB SPPS. She is an active member of the profession and an accomplished lecturer speaking on topics such as diabetes, obesity, and immunizations among others. She is also well published in peer reviewed journals, textbooks, and case-books.