Professor and Chair
California Health Sciences University, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Dr. Burns is a leader developing new medical schools and implementing curriculum change with experience from five universities over the last decade. His mission is to prepare students for professional careers by promoting life-long learning and ensuring that clinical skills are based on underlying basic science knowledge. He serves as Chair of the IAMSE Student Professional Development Committee, Treasurer for the Team-Based Learning Collaborative, and mentors faculty in leadership and education certificate programs. He is also a healthcare provider delivering pre-hospital emergency care at special events, conferences, and festivals as an Advanced-EMT with Guardian Elite Medical Services in Las Vegas, NV.