Sarah J. Ventre MD, MPH

Sarah Ventre

Sarah J. Ventre
MD, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatrics

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

General Pediatrics; Pediatrics

Contact Information
Niagara Street Pediatrics
1050 Niagara Street
Buffalo, New York 14213
Phone: (716) 768-7600
Fax: (716) 768-7621
sjventre@buffalo.edu


Patient Care

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Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Pediatrics for Equitable Developmental Start (PEDS) Learning Network, United Hospital Fund (2021)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University of Rochester (2019)
  • Community Health and Advocacy Resident Education (CARE) Track, University of Rochester (2018)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University of Rochester (2018)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, University of Rochester (2016)
  • Internship, Refugee Health, Upstate Health Care Center (2015)
  • MD, Medicine, SUNY Upstate Medical University (2015)
  • MPH, SUNY Upstate Medical University (2015)
  • Internship, Infectious Disease, Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Services (2011)
  • BA, Anthropology, University at Buffalo (2010)
  • BS, Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo (2010)
  • Internship, Hospital for Burned Children of Nicaragua (2010)
  • Internship, Service-Learning, SUNY Geneseo (2009)

Employment:

  • Attending Physician, General Pediatrics, Oishei Children‘s Hospital (2019-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2019-present)
  • General Pediatrician, Rochester General Pediatric Associates (2018–2019)
  • Coordinator, Refugee Intake Clinic, Upstate Health Care Center (2011–2012)
  • Emergency Medical Technician, Rural/Metro Medical Services (2008–2010)
  • Refugee Mentor, Priscilla Project, Jericho Road Community Health Center (2008–2010)
  • Research Assistant, Biological Sciences, University at Buffalo (2007–2008)

Awards and Honors:

  • Gold Humanism Honor Society (2014)
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University: Benjamin H. Kean Traveling Fellowship in Tropical Medicine (2011)
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University: International Student Leadership Award (2011)
  • SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence (2010)

Grants and Sponsored Research:

  • November 2020–November 2022
    Environmental Health Scholar
    New York State Children’s Environmental Health Center
    Role: Principal Investigator


Professional Memberships:

  • Association of Pediatric Program Directors (2018–2019)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2015–present)

Presentations:

  • "Routine Childhood Vaccinations Slipping" Media Interview; In Good Health (2021)
  • "Improving Pediatric Discharge Summaries" Annual Meeting; Pediatric Academic Societies (2019)
  • "Increasing Enrollment of Refugees in Early Childhood Education" North American Health Refugee Conference; Society of Refugee Healthcare Providers (2018)
  • "Examination Of Functional Health Literacy In Adult Refugees Within 90 Days Of Resettlement" North American Health Refugee Conference; Society of Refugee Healthcare Providers (2016)
  • "Malingering versus ‘Cry for Help’ in Patients with Sickle Cell Disease" Annual Meeting; Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine (2014)
  • "Citalopram-Induced Seizure in an Adolescent" Annual Meeting; American Psychiatric Association (2014)
  • "Medical Student Volunteerism at a Refugee Domestic Health Assessment" North American Health Refugee Conference; Society of Refugee Healthcare Providers (2012)

Service Activities:

  • Buffalo Public Schools Co-Medical Director (2020–present)
  • University of Rochester Medical Center: Medical Student Pediatric Clerkship; Teacher (2018–2019)
  • University of Rochester Medical Center: Pediatric Quality Assurance Committee; Committee Member (2017–2019)
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University; Advisor (2011–2015)
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University Center for Civic Engagement: Nicaragua Trip; Coordinator (2011–2015)
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University Center for Civic Engagement: Student Service Learning Leader (2011–2012)
  • Enlace Project (El Sauce, Nicaragua); President (2009–present)
  • University at Buffalo: Community Action Corps; Co-Director (2007–2010)

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Contact Information

Niagara Street Pediatrics
1050 Niagara Street
Buffalo, New York 14213
Phone: (716) 768-7600
Fax: (716) 768-7621
sjventre@buffalo.edu

This faculty member is affiliated with UBMD, practicing physicians who are also professors in the Jacobs School.

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