Applicants must be board-eligible in psychiatry to be considered for our fellowship program.

We accept two fellows to our program each year.


Fellows accepted into the program are provided a stipend of $100,000 and standard benefits. 


  • New York State medical licensure
  • Demonstration of adequate preparation for fellowship as indicated by credentials


Complete the application document and submit it with the required materials to our program administrator.

Application Requirements

You must submit the following materials as part of your application:

  • Completed Emergency Psychiatry Fellowship Application
  • Cover letter
  • Current academic vita
  • Letter of recommendation from Residency Training Director endorsing application
  • Two additional letters of recommendation from resources with direct knowledge of clinical experiences and abilities
  • Candidate transcripts detailing completed coursework and training


Applications are due by the end of business on December 29, 2023.


Once applications are reviewed, potential candidates will be contacted to interview and visit our fellowship site.

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding your application or the program in general, please contact:

Fellowship Director

Brooks, Victoria

Victoria Brooks, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry; CPEP Medical Director of Education and Community Coordination; Emergency Psychiatry Fellowship Program Director

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

Phone: 716-898-4857; Fax: 716-898-4538


Program Administrator

Julie L. Mikula

Program Administrator

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

Phone: (716) 898-3597; Fax: (716) 898-4538