Rebekah Anne Burns, MD

Rebekah Anne Burns, MD

Emergency Medicine

On staff since August 2013

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research


Board Certification(s)


Medical/Professional School

University of California - San Francisco, San Francisco


Pediatrics, Stanford University Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Palo Alto


Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Ann and Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital Chicago, Chicago

Clinical Interests

Simulation, medical student education, deliberate practice

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
Michael M. Ravitch Award Awarded for outstanding teaching in problem-based learning by the class of 2015 Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University 2012
Elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society University of California- San Francisco School of Medicine 2007


  • Burns R, Adler M, Eppich W, McGaghie W, Trainor J.
    A brief pediatric internship bootcamp for 4th year medical students.
    Poster Presentation, 2013 International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare Conference, Orlando, FL , 2013
  • Burns R, Topoz I, Reynolds S.
    Tumor Lysis Syndrome: Risk Factors, Diagnosis and Management.
    Pediatric Emergency Care. , 2013
  • Burns R, Adler M, Benya E, Guthrie, B.
    Fluoroscopy screen time during contrast enema for the evaluation and treatment of intussusception
    Pediatric Emergency Care , 2013
  • Burns R and Schmidt S.
    Portal Venous Gas Emboli Following Accidental Ingestion of Concentrated Hydrogen Peroxide.
    Journal of Emergency Medicine , 2013 : 45
  • Burns R, Olson I, Kamzmucha J, Balise R, Chin R, Chin C
    Correlation of subjective questionnaires with cardiac function as determined by exercise testing in a pediatric population.
    Pediatric Cardiology , 2010 : 311043-1048