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Patrick William Burke MD

Specialty: 
Hematology (Internal Medicine)
Appointments: 
734-936-9814

Biography

Dr. Burke joined the faculty in July 2014. He attended Providence College in Rhode Island where he earned his BS in Biology. Subsequently, he matriculated at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and earned his MD. He then completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Chicago Medical Center, followed by a year serving as a Chief Resident. He recently completed his Hematology/Medical Oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York where his clinical and research interests focused on leukemia, particularly adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). He performed clinical research regarding the role of asparaginase and “pediatric-inspired” therapeutic regimens in adult ALL, as well as investigating therapies that spare cytotoxic chemotherapy in older adult Philadelphia chromosome-positive ALL. Dr. Burke is focused on early phase clinical trials in acute leukemias and is treating patients with hematologic malignancies.

Credentials

Medical School or Training
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2007
Residency
  • University of Chicago Hospitals, Internal Medicine, IL, 2010
Fellowship
  • Hematology/Medical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 2014
Professional Organizations
  • American College of Physicians 
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology 
  • American Society of Hematology 
  • American Association for Cancer Research 
  • Society of Hematologic Oncology 
  • Southwest Oncology Group 
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Research

Early Phase clinical trials in acute leukemias