Brian Ludwig

Brian I. Ludwig

Brian I. Ludwig DO

UBMD Emergency Medicine


Professional Summary:

Dr. Ludwig works as and attending physician in the Emergency Departments at both Buffalo General Medical Center/Gates Vascular Institute and the Buffalo VA Medical Center. Prior to medical school, he had exposure to Emergency Medicine while both working and volunteering in the New York Capital Region as an EMT. This initial exposure led him to his specialty training in Emergency Medicine.

Dr. Ludwig has an interest in the management of acute neurologic emergencies. He serves on the Buffalo General Medical Center/Gates Vascular Institute Stroke Quality Committee with the goal of improving the care provided to patients who arrive with acute cerebrovascular disorders.

Dr. Ludwig is also very passionate about medical education. He aims to improve the way feedback is given to residents and medical students. He enjoys designing interactive and engaging lectures for didactic curriculum. This includes regular lectures on acute neurologic emergencies as well as the board review lecture series to the UB Emergency Medicine Residency.

As a graduate of the UB Emergency Medicine Residency, he hopes to be a resource for current residents through their training.

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Education and Training:

  • Certificate, Jacobs Educator Excellence Program, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (2024)
  • Other, Principles of Medical Education - Maximizing Your Teaching Skills, Harvard Medical School (2023)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo (2022)
  • DO, Doctor Of Osteopathic Medicine, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (2019)
  • BS, Human Biology/Neuroscience, University at Albany, Cum Laude (2014)
  • Other, BLS, ACLS, PALS, ATLS, PFCCS Certified
  • Other, New York State EMT-B

Awards and Honors:

  • Jeffrey J Thompson, MD EMS Excellence Award (2022)
  • Cat Agustiady-Becker Memorial Leadership and Advocacy Award (2021)
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society (2020)

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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