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Glenn Burns, MD, Emergency Medicine, Dayton, OH, Grandview Medical Center


Emergency Medicine Dayton, OH

Medical Toxicology, Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine, Clinical Pharmacology

Professor, Emergency Medicine, Ohio University School of Medicine.

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  • Dr Burns, MD, FACEP, FACMT retired as a full colonel from the US Air Force. He is board certified in emergency medicine and medical toxicology and holds the academic rank of full professor with academic appointments as a professor in Emergency Medicine, Military Medicine and in Pediatrics.
    In his career, he has served as a military commander, a hospital Chief Medical Officer and as core academic faculty in three residencies.
    Furthermore, Dr. Burns is heavily involved in international medicine and is engaged with key international partners and is a recognized expert by the Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security, several US embassy security cooperation offices and several foreign Ministers of Health. Prior to retiring from the US Air Force he would spend 4-6 months a year on various continents and has currently worked in 89 nations. He is considered certified to develop new programs and create de novo new instructors in his areas of expertise; this has been awarded by various organizational bodies such as UN, EU, the African Union, NATO the Pacific Alliance, etc. These areas of expertise are in conducting military medical education and in the development of training programs in the following topics; point-of-injury care, medical disaster leadership, Refugee relocation and base camp establishment, Mass Casualty, post-disaster planning, casualty evacuation from austere environments, tactical combat casualty care, medical response to weapons of mass destruction and city/national disaster planning. He remains involved in numerous humanitarian assistance/disaster response operations as well as medical readiness exercises and diplomatic medical assignments throughout the world; he is also partnered with several US and international universities in the development of medical education programs for new physicians. He is married to a pediatric neurologist and has three awesome kids

Education & Training

  • Ohio State University Hospital
    Ohio State University HospitalFellowship, Medical Toxicology (Emergency Medicine), 2014 - 2016
  • Wright State University
    Wright State UniversityResidency, Emergency Medicine, 2002 - 2005
  • UniforMed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
    UniforMed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of MedicineClass of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

  • ME State Medical License
    ME State Medical License 2019 - 2025
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2002 - 2025
  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2023 - 2025
  • OK State Medical License
    OK State Medical License 2023 - 2024
  • UT State Medical License
    UT State Medical License 2023 - 2024
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2022 - 2024
  • WV State Medical License
    WV State Medical License 2023 - 2024
  • American Board of Emergency Medicine Emergency Medicine
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Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Legion of Merit Department of Defense, 2019
  • Hero of the People of Ukraine Ukrainian Ministry of State, 2017
  • Meritorious Service Medal (3rd award) Dept of Defense, 2015
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Press Mentions

  • Staff Member at Haverhill High School Tests Positive for Coronavirus
    Staff Member at Haverhill High School Tests Positive for CoronavirusSeptember 29th, 2020

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