Meeting of the Minds Speaker
Donald S. Burke
Dean, Graduate School of Public Health
University of Pittsburgh
Donald S. Burke is Dean of the Graduate School of Public Health of the University of Pittsburgh.
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Dr. Burke received his BA from Western Reserve University and his MD from Harvard Medical School. He served 23 years on active duty at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research and 9 years as a Professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. As Dean at Pitt he founded the Public Health Dynamics Laboratory, a unique academic team that develops computational models and simulations of dynamic public health problems. He is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine.