James Burke MD

James Burke, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Neurology


James F. Burke, MD is a clinical lecturer in the Department of Neurology and research fellow in the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program. He has completed subspecialty training in Vascular Neurology/Stroke and is board certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology. He is a member of the Acute Stroke Team, sees inpatients on the University of Michigan Neurology Service and outpatients at the Ann Arbor VA. He received his bachelor's degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1995 and his medical degree from the Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in 2005 and has since received a master's degree from the University of Michigan. He completed his Neurology residency and Vascular Neurology fellowship at the University of Michigan.

Areas of Interest

Research: Dr. Burke is interested in understanding how information acquired from diagnostic tests improves clinical outcomes and developing more efficient mechanisms of determining which patients need diagnostic tests.

Clinical Interests



Medical School or Training

  • Loyola University Medical Center, 2005


  • University of Michigan Health System, Neurology, MI, 2009


  • Stroke, University of Michigan Health System, 2010

Board Certification

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology

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