Gale R. Burstein, MD, MPH, FAAP Commissioner of Health

Gale R. Burstein, MD, MPH, FAAP, Commissioner of Health

The mission of the Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is to promote and protect the health, safety, and well-being of Erie County residents through active prevention, education, enforcement, advocacy and partnerships.

What's Happening in Erie County, NY Department of Health
Colon Cancer Test Kits Available

An easy to use collection kit that you do at home.  

Congratulations

Gale R. Burstein, MD, MPH, FAAP, Commissioner of Health is named as one of WNY’s most influential people! 

Black Balloon Day

Mon, March 6, 6pm: An event to remember those lost to addiction & their loved ones

Community Trainings in Opioid Overdose Recognition & Naloxone Use

Narcan Kit

Learn how to recognize the signs & symptoms of an opioid overdose, administer naloxone (Narcan) & take necessary follow-up steps.