Dr David Burke MB BCh BAO, MSc MRCPI, Consultant in Cardiology.
Clinical Director of Cardiology. Director of Medical Eduction, Beacon UCD Academy.
David graduated from UCD in 2002 and obtained MRCPI in 2005. He completed the Irish Cardiology SPR training scheme and completed a Masters in Cardiology at Trinity College. David completed further training in interventional and structural cardiology and peripheral vascular disease at the Harvard Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre in Boston.
He gained significant experience performing transcatheter aortic valve replacement and his MD by thesis focuses on research relating to the highly anticipated US CoreValve trial, on which he is a co-investigator. In addition to his clinical experience, David completed a research fellowship at the Harvard Clinical Research Institute, where he worked in trial design of coronary and peripheral device clinical studies. He also studied biostatistics at the Harvard School of Public Health.
His special interests include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and valvular heart disease, other structural procedures such as ASD closure, and interventional cardiology.