Education and Training

We offer rich opportunities for research and mentored training, from innovative opportunities for medical students to specialized fellowships and high quality continuing medical education.

  • Psychiatry Residency Program
    Our residency program prepares you to work as a highly competent, ethical psychiatrist, with skills for success in a wide variety of clinical and academic settings.


  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
    Our two-year fellowship prepares you to practice as a highly competent, ethical, resourceful clinical child and adolescent psychiatrist.
  • Emergency Psychiatry Fellowship
    Our fellowship provides a one-year, full-time training opportunity in emergency psychiatry.
  • Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship
    As a trainee in our forensic psychiatry fellowship, you’ll benefit from a thoughtfully designed program that fosters close mentoring relationships with faculty and constructive experiences in clinical and legal training settings.
  • Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pediatric OCD
    The Division of Child Psychiatry at Oishei Children’s Hospital (OCH) and the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine is excited to announce the availability of a psychology postdoctoral fellowship specializing in pediatric Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Practica and Internships

  • Clinical Forensic Psychology Practicum
    Our one-year practicum helps you build knowledge about the therapeutic and pharmacological treatment of individuals in the criminal justice system.
  • Forensic Assessment Psychology Practicum
    Our assessment practicum is a valuable learning experience in the use of psychological assessment for both clinical and legal purposes. 
  • Doctoral Psychology Internship
    Our psychology doctoral internship program, supported by the Patrick Lee Foundation, provides you with a one-year, full-time training opportunity that allows you to transition between doctoral study and your chosen career.

Medical and Continuing Education

  • Medical Student Education
    Training in our department gives you an outstanding educational experience with faculty who have a strong commitment to you and your future career.
  • Continuing Medical Education
    Our CME programming is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).
  • Continuing Education for Licensed Psychologists
    The Department of Psychiatry is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed psychologists.
  • Grand Rounds
    Our weekly grand rounds series presents emerging research and current debates in the field.