Brian Clemency

Brian Clemency

Brian Clemency DO, MBA, FACEP, FAEMS

UBMD Emergency Medicine


Addictions; Emergency Medical Services; Emergency Medicine; Translational Research


Professional Summary:

Dr. Clemency has been involved in prehospital care for over 25 years, beginning his career as a firefighter and emergency medical technician. Dr. Clemency completed both medical school and an MBA in health care administration in 4 years, before coming to Buffalo to continue his medical education. He is double boarded in Emergency Medicine and Emergency Medical Services. Dr. Clemency is a local, regional and national leader in prehospital care, education and research. His research focuses on all aspects of prehospital care, with a special interest in confirming or refuting existing paradigms.


Addictions, Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Medicine, Translational Research

Physician Gender:


Board Certifications:

  • Certification, National Incident Command System: ICS-100, 200, 300, 700, 800

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Emergency Medical Services, University at Buffalo (2010)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University at Buffalo (2009)
  • DO, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (2006)
  • MBA, Health Care Administration, New York Institute of Technology (2006)
  • BA, Major: Economics & Pre-Professional Studies, University of Notre Dame (2002)

Awards and Honors:

  • Michael G. Guttenberg Outstanding Contribution to EMS Award (2023)
  • Award Finalist, Clinical Research Achievement Awards (2021)
  • Award Finalist, Clinical Research Achievement Awards (2020)
  • Facility Scholarship Award (2020)
  • Honorable Mention: Siegel Award for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching - University at Buffalo (2017)
  • EMS 10: Innovators in EMS Award - JEMS (2017)
  • President’s Award - National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP) (2017)
  • Fellow of the Association of EMS Physicians (FAEMS) (2017)
  • Chairman‘s "Lightning” Award - University at Buffalo, Department of Emergency Medicine (2014)
  • Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (FACEP) (2013)
  • President's Award - Rural/Metro Corporation (2012)
  • Healthcare 50 - Buffalo Business First (2011)
  • EMS Physician of Excellence - Wyoming-Erie Emergency Medical Services Council (2010)
  • Honorable Mention: Siegel Award for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching - University at Buffalo (2007)
  • "Paramedic of the Year" - Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department (1999)

Research Profile:

This UBMD physician is also a member of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, teaching the next generation of doctors and researching to advance care in WNY and beyond. Learn more about this physician's research and teaching activities, as well as view credentials, publications, professional involvement and more below.

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