Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP)

The Department of Psychiatry oversees New York State’s largest CPEP, at Erie County Medical Center.

This site hosts our residency’s emergency psychiatry rotation, an intense but highly rewarding experience.

This hospital-based emergency psychiatric program offers care including evaluation, treatment and referrals 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Staff include full-time psychiatrists, including a specialist in child and adolescent psychiatry, social workers and nurses. At least one full-time psychiatrist is available at all times, day or night.

Director, Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program

Brooks, Victoria

Victoria Brooks, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry; Medical Director, CPEP; Emergency Psychiatry Fellowship Director

Erie County Medical Center, CPEP 462 Grider Street Buffalo, NY 14215

Phone: 716-898-4857; Fax: 716-961-7783