Shayna B. Burke, M.D., Joins Saint Francis

Shayna B. Burke, M.D.Specialist in Allergy/Immunology

(Hartford, Conn. September 12, 2012) – Shayna B. Burke, M.D., of Simsbury, an allergist, has joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Burke earned her medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington DC. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Brown University/Hasbro Children’s Hospital in RI, and her fellowship in allergy/immunology at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC in Penn.

Dr. Burke is Board eligible in Allergy and Immunology. Dr. Burke is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology.

At Saint Francis, Dr. Burke will be practicing with Dr. Leonard Cohen at Allergy and Asthma Family Care in West Hartford.

About Saint Francis

Saint Francis Care is an integrated healthcare delivery system established by Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, an anchor institution in north central Connecticut since 1897. Licensed for 617 beds and 65 bassinets, it is a major teaching hospital and the largest Catholic hospital in New England. Other major entities of Saint Francis Care include The Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital, the Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute, the Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut, the Saint Francis/Mount Sinai Regional Cancer Center, and the Joyce D. and Andrew J. Mandell Center for Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Care and Neuroscience Research. Its services are supported by a network of five major Access Centers and eight additional medical office centers sited throughout the region.