Ann Arbor, MI, January 21, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery announces the election of Robert H. Burke, MD, DDS, MS, FACS to its Executive Board of Directors as Treasurer of the Academy at their 31th annual scientific meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana January 18, 2015. “I am honored by the confidence of the fellows and members of the Academy in electing me to this prestigious position,” said Dr. Robert H. Burke.
The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery represents cosmetic surgeons world wide. Headquartered in Chicago this is their thirty first year of representing continuing education, evidence based research, and patient safety iniatives for Cosmetic Surgeons. “The American Academy provides a forum for learning and exchanging ideas with the goals of providing safe, scientifically based cosmetic surgical patient care,” according to Dr.Burke.
Dr. Burke is the Director of the Michigan Center for Cosmetic Surgery, is a Clinical Professor at Michigan State University and an Adjunct Clinical Professor at the University of Michigan. He is principal investigator in FDA studies of silicone breast implants for Mentor and Allergan Corporations. He is also involved in approved laser research projects including the cold Erconia laser and the Quanta laser as a principal investigator.
He is also a trustee of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery.