Bryan M Burt, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA

Bryan M. Burt is an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Burt is Associate Chief of the Division of Thoracic Surgery, and Director of Thoracic Surgery Research at Baylor. Dr. Burt received his medical degree from Cornell University School of Medicine, and completed training in general surgery and thoracic surgery at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Burt’s clinical practice includes the care of patients with thoracic malignancies and benign diseases of the esophagus, thoracic outlet, and chest wall. His clinical research interests include clinical effectiveness studies in minimally invasive approaches to thoracic malignancies. His interest in translational science is fulfilled by his clinical trials of immunotherapy for thoracic malignancies, and his studies of tumor immunology and novel therapeutic immunotherapies for lung cancer and mesothelioma. 

Dr. Burt serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, and he is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group.