Zhanna Elberg MD

Zhanna Elberg

Zhanna Elberg
MD

Director of Psychotherapy Training

Department of Psychiatry

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Psychiatry

Contact Information
462 Grider Street
Erie County Medical Center
Adult Child and Family Clinic
Department of Psychiatry
Buffalo, New York 14215
Phone: 716-898-1325
Fax: 716-898-3658
zelberg@buffalo.edu


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Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University at Buffalo School of Medicine (2013)
  • Residency, General Psychiatry, University at Buffalo School of Medicine (2011)
  • MD, Medicine, University at Buffalo School of Medicine (2008)
  • BS, Nutritional Science, Cornell University (2000)

Employment:

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Psychiatry, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2013-present)
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, UBMD PSYCHIATRY (2013-present)
  • Staff Psychiatrist, WNY Children's Psychiatric Center (2013–2015)

Awards and Honors:

  • Outstanding Contributions to Medical Student Education and Training (2017)
  • Excellence in Residency Training (2014)
  • Medical Society of the County of Erie Resident of the Year (2013)
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society (2013)
  • American College of Psychiatrists Laughlin Fellowship (2013)
  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Educational Outreach Program Award (2012)
  • Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine Trainee Travel Award (2010)
  • Outstanding Contribution to Resident Service Award (2010)


Books and Book Chapters:

  • Faraji, P. Camp, C. Elberg, Z. Usher, C. (2021) First- Episode and Early Psychosis in Transition-Age Youth. In: Transition-Age Youth Mental Health Care: Bridging the Gap Between Pediatric and Adult Psychiatric Care. Springer Books

Professional Memberships:

  • American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training (2014–present)
  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2011–present)
  • American Psychiatric Association (2008–present)

Presentations:

  • "Ethics and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Training: The Hidden Curriculum" American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 61st Annual Meeting; American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Child/Adolescent Psychiatrists (2014)
  • "Ethics and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Training: The Hidden Curriculum" American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 59th Annual Meeting; American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2012)
  • "Use of Multi-Level Team Approach To Enhance Resident Journal Club In A Psychiatric Residency Program" ACGME Annual Educational Conference; Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (2012)
  • "Ethics and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Training: The Hidden Curriculum" American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 58th Annual Meeting; American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2011)
  • "Worth the Fight! Residency Training and the Aggressive Patient - How Far Have We Come?" Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds; University at Buffalo School of Medicine (2011)
  • "Teaching Psychosomatic Medicine Topics in the Small Group Setting and Session Planning Techniques." Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine 57th Annual Meeting; Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine (2010)

Service Activities:

  • elected voting member of the university faculty senate; member (2019–2021)
  • Higher Education Mental Health Alliance (HEMHA) member representative of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; member (2019–2021)
  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Transitional Age Youth and College Student Mental Health Committee; Committee Member (2017–present)
  • American Psychiatric Association Psychotherapy Caucus Steering Committee; Committee Member (2014–2015)
  • American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training Psychotherapy Committee; Committee Member (2014–2019)
  • Department of Psychiatry Academic Affairs Committee; Member (2014–present)
  • Department of Psychiatry, General Psychiatry Residency Clinical Competency Committee; Member (2013–2021)
  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Membership Committee; Committee Member (2011–2017)

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Contact Information

462 Grider Street
Erie County Medical Center
Adult Child and Family Clinic
Department of Psychiatry
Buffalo, New York 14215
Phone: 716-898-1325
Fax: 716-898-3658
zelberg@buffalo.edu

This faculty member is affiliated with UBMD, practicing physicians who are also professors in the Jacobs School.

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