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Margaret Ellen Burnett, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Neurology
HCC 3000 Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles
+1 323 442 5710

Overview

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.

Publications

Langille MM, Islam T, Burnett M, Amezcua L. Clinical Characteristics of Pediatric-Onset and Adult-Onset Multiple Sclerosis in Hispanic Americans. J Child Neurol. 2016 Jul; 31(8):1068-73. View in: PubMed

Commins DL, Atkinson RD, Burnett ME. Review of meningioma histopathology. Neurosurg Focus. 2007; 23(4):E3. View in: PubMed

Commins DL, Atkinson RD, Burnett ME. Review of meningioma histopathology. Neurosurg Focus. 2007; 23(4):E3. View in: PubMed

Hindinger C, Hinton DR, Kirwin SJ, Atkinson RD, Burnett ME, Bergmann CC, Stohlman SA. Liver X receptor activation decreases the severity of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. J Neurosci Res. 2006 Nov 1; 84(6):1225-34. View in: PubMed

Islam T, Gauderman WJ, Cozen W, Hamilton AS, Burnett ME, Mack TM. Differential twin concordance for multiple sclerosis by latitude of birthplace. Ann Neurol. 2006 Jul; 60(1):56-64. View in: PubMed

Lund BT, Ashikian N, Ta HQ, Chakryan Y, Manoukian K, Groshen S, Gilmore W, Cheema GS, Stohl W, Burnett ME, Ko D, Kachuck NJ, Weiner LP. Increased CXCL8 (IL-8) expression in Multiple Sclerosis. J Neuroimmunol. 2004 Oct; 155(1-2):161-71. View in: PubMed

Lund BT, Ashikian N, Ta HQ, Chakryan Y, Manoukian K, Groshen S, Gilmore W, Cheema GS, Stohl W, Burnett ME, Ko D, Kachuck NJ, Weiner LP. Increased CXCL8 (IL-8) expression in Multiple Sclerosis. J Neuroimmunol. 2004 Oct; 155(1-2):161-71. View in: PubMed

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