David Burmeister, DO, CPE, FACEP

Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine


Dr. Burmeister is a physician executive experienced in turnaround and management of emergency medicine at Lehigh Valley Health Network. Dr. Burmeister joined the LVHN medical staff in August 2003. As Chair for the Department of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Burmeister has direct and indirect oversight and responsibility for 75 physicians, 45 advanced practice clinicians, and 150+ other staff. In addition, Dr. Burmeister is clinical associate professor of medicine for the University of South Florida’s Morsani College of Medicine. Throughout his career, Dr. Burmeister has been actively involved with clinical quality improvement initiatives and clinical teaching. He also is actively involved in the management of advanced practice clinicians and has an inspired interest in the advancement and growth of this profession.