Guenevere Burke, MD

Assistant Professor, George Washington University

    Dr. Guenevere Burke is an assistant professor of emergency medicine at the George Washington University (GW).  In this role, she is actively involved in medical education and interdisciplinary graduate programs in health policy, health equity and healthcare technology.  These unique programs capitalize on the extraordinary health policy resources available in the Washington DC region and have been featured in the popular media for their singular contributions to medical education.

    In collaboration with Kaiser Permanente, Dr. Burke has pioneered new residency programs in health policy for both the Northern and Southern California regions. She is the director of the Leaders for Health Equity Fellowship, an international health sector fellowship funded by the Atlantic Philanthropies.

    Dr. Burke is a board certified emergency physician who provides clinical care in traditional and telemedicine encounters through the GW Department of Emergency Medicine.  She serves as President of the District of Columbia American College of Emergency Physicians.

    Dr. Burke completed fellowship training in health policy at GW, medical education at UCLA and residency training at the University of Southern California, where she served as chief resident. She holds an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and previously worked in international healthcare consulting and hospital finance prior to her career in medicine.