Legal Document Information

Did you receive a summons, subpoena or other legal document? The Office of Graduate Medical Education is here as a resource to assist you.

PLEASE NOTE

This does not apply to a summons for Jury Duty.

Important Steps To Follow:

  1. Immediately notify the Office of Graduate Medical Education (GME) by emailing the general Human Resources mailbox at ubgmehr@buffalo.edu
    • Attach a copy of the document to the email
    • Do NOT attend any proceedings without legal representation
    • Legal representation will be determined and communicated to you
  2. GME will review the document and log the case
  3. GME will forward the information to the appropriate hospital Risk Management Department
    • They will handle all communications with you going forward

For Reference Only

Contact Information for Hospital Risk Management Departments

Hospital Phone Fax
Kaleida Health 716-859-8628 716-859-8678
Oishei Children's Hospital & Millard Fillmore Suburban (Pediatric & Women's Dept) 716-859-8621 716-859-8678
Millard Fillmore Suburban (Non OB/GYN)  716-859-8625 716-859-8678
BGMC, HighPoint, Gates Vascular Institute  716-859-8542 716-859-8678
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center 716-845-8135 716-845-8178
Erie County Medical Center 716-898-5471 716-898-4491
Catholic Health System 716-821-4462  
Veterans Administration Western New York Healthcare System 716-862-8828