Margaret E. Burnett

Assistant Professor of Neurology Director of the LAC+USC Multiple Sclerosis Clinic
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Areas of treatment:

Multiple Sclerosis
Neuropathology
Autoimmune Disease

Specialty:

  • Neurology

Department:

  • Department of Neurology

Languages:

  • English
  • German

Margaret E. Burnett, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director of the LAC+USC Multiple Sclerosis Clinic

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 2
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Dr. Burnett is board certified in neurology and neuropathology.  Her clinical and research interests center on the diagnosis and treatment of multiple sclerosis.  She is engaged in research studying autoimmune diseases and their effects on the nervous system and is an investigator for a number of clinical trials.  Dr. Burnett directs the multiple sclerosis clinic at LAC+USC Medical Center and Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center.  Dr. Burnett also serves as the Program Director for the Neurology Clerkship, a required rotation for all USC medical students.

Education:

Doctor of Medicine, University of Tennessee, 1987

Internships:

SUNY at Buffalo, 1987 - 1988

Residencies:

University of Chicago, Neurology, 1991

Fellowships:

University of Chicago, Multiple Sclerosis, 1996

Certifications:

American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology: Neurology
American Board of Pathology: Neuropathology

Professional society memberships:

American Academy of Neurology
American Association of Neuropathologists
Clinical Advisory Council for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society