Our mission is to produce experts in emergency medicine through recruitment of motivated individuals and to train them in a diverse, cutting edge environment of academic and clinical excellence, with attention to life balance and service to our community.

  • Chair’s Message
    Welcome to Buffalo … either virtually or hopefully for a visit, a three-year stint, or for your career.
  • Employment Opportunities
    The Department of Emergency Medicine offers you the opportunity to work in a variety of university and clinical partnership environments.
  • Faces and Voices
    Read what our faculty and graduates have to say about what makes our programs excellent.
  • Hospital and Institute Affiliations
    Our faculty members provide care in a variety of settings to patients of all ages across the socioeconomic spectrum.
  • International Emergency Medicine
    Jeffrey Thompson, MD had a calling to medical missions in Africa. Having previously served in several African countries, Dr. Thompson was invited to Myungsung Christian Medical Center (MCM General Hospital) to teach and work clinically with physicians and medical students. Dr. Thompson left abroad in December 2017 and will be returning December 2018.  
  • About Buffalo
    Our region is characterized by a neighborly way of life, an unpretentious nature and spirited loyalty among residents.
  • Contact Us
    We are available to answer your questions about all of our departmental programs and activities.

Diversity Statement

We are committed to developing and sustaining a training environment that recognizes the importance of diversity and inclusion. We respect and support all aspects of human diversity and strive to ensure a welcoming environment for all of our faculty, residents, students, and staff, in which they feel valued and empowered to succeed.