Peter Martin

Peter S. Martin

Peter S. Martin MD, MPH

UBMD Psychiatry


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Forensic Psychiatry; Psychiatry

Hospital-based provider only

Professional Summary:

Dr. Martin completed his undergraduate education at Canisius College. He completed a joint program through the SUNY at Buffalo where he obtained a medical degree and a Master in Public Health. He continued at the SUNY at Buffalo where he completed his General Psychiatry residency while simultaneously participating in the American Psychiatric Association’s Public Psychiatry Fellowship. He subsequently completed fellowships in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry through the University of Rochester. Dr. Martin is board-certified in General, Child and Adolescent, and Forensic Psychiatry.

Dr. Martin is currently a SUNY at Buffalo faculty member in the Department of Psychiatry. He works in a variety of settings dealing with the intersection of psychiatry and the law. He provides treatment and conducts court-ordered evaluations in both the adult and youth correctional systems. He also participates in community-based organizations focusing on youth that have complex systems-of-care needs. Dr. Martin participates in the supervision and teaching of medical students, residents and fellows.


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry, Psychiatry

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Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • University Psychiatric Practice, Inc., Erie County Medical Center, Inc.

Education and Training:

  • Forensic Psychiatry, University of Rochester (2013)
  • Fellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Rochester (2012)
  • Residency, General Psychiatry, State University of New York at Buffalo (2010)
  • MD, State University of New York at Buffalo (2007)
  • MPH, State University of New York at Buffalo (2007)
  • BS, Biology and Psychology, Canisius College, Cum Laude (2002)

Awards and Honors:

  • General Psychiatry Teaching Award (2019)
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Teaching Award (2017)
  • Outstanding Contributions to Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2016)
  • Dr. Stephen Scheiber Award for Outstanding Contributions to Residency Education (2015)
  • Outstanding Contributions to Medical Student Education (2014)
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Education Consortium Award For Excellence (2012)
  • American Psychiatric Association Public Psychiatry Fellowship (2011)
  • Resident Service Award (2009)
  • Gilbert M. Beck Memorial Prize in Psychiatry (2007)
  • Gold Humanism in Medicine Honor Society (2006)

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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