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Buffalo General Medical Center
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

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Lead Poisoning Prevention Resource Center of WNY

Serving the eight counties of Western New York, the Lead Poisoning Prevention Resource Center is committed to helping you find resources within the community to prevent, provide early detection and effectively manage lead poisoning in children and pregnant women.

Well-established history and reputation

The Center was established in 1993 through a grant from the New York State Department of Health. Our Medical Director, Melinda S. Cameron, MD, is an expert who leads the region in the management and treatment of lead poisoning in children.

Contact us for more information about how the Lead Poisoning Prevention Resource Center can help you improve outcomes for patients dealing with lead poisoning.

Educational Services

For general information about lead poisoning, please see the Resources page.

  • If you are concerned that your child might have lead poisoning, please contact your child's doctor for an appointment and a blood lead test.
  • If your child has been diagnosed with lead poisoning, contact your local county health department's Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program. See a list of local health departments in New York State. Click on the name of the county to visit each health department's website.


Service Area

Eight counties of Western New YorkThe Lead Resource Center of Buffalo's office serves the eight counties of Western New York:

  • Allegany
  • Cattaraugus
  • Chautauqua
  • Erie
  • Genesee
  • Niagara
  • Orleans
  • Wyoming