James B. Burns, MD

Languages

  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Neurology - Professor
  • Divisions: Neuroimmunology

Board Certification

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)

Academic Office Information

  • 801-585-9381
  • Imaging & Neurosciences Center
    Neurology
    729 Arapeen Dr, Room: 127
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Dr. James Burns, Professor of Neurology, has a longstanding research interest in the possible role of T cell autoimmunity in multiple sclerosis. He is also a regular participant in a variety of clinical trials for multiple sclerosis treatments. Dr. Burns received his medical degree from Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Pennsylvania
Fellow
Fellowship University of Chicago Hospital
Fellow
Residency University of Pennsylvania
Neurology
Resident
Internship University of Chicago Hospital
Intern
Professional Medical Northwestern University Medical School
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Vanderbilt University
Chemistry
B.A.

Selected Publications

Abstract

  1. Langer HF, Choi EY, Zhou H, Schleicher R, Chung KJ, Tang Z, Gobel K, Bdeir K, Chatzigeorgiou A, Wong C, Bhatia S, Kruhlak MJ, Rose JW, Burns JB, Hill KE, Qu H, Zhang Y, Lehrmann E, Becker KG, Wang Y, Simon DI, Nieswandt B, Lambris JD, Li X, Meuth SC, Kubes P, Chavakis T (Apr 2012). Platelets contribute to the pathogenesis of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis [Abstract]. Circ Res, 110(9), 1202-10.