Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Richard K Burt, MD

Richard K Burt, MD

Chief of Immunotherapy and Autoimmune Diseases in the Department of Medicine

Professor of Medicine (Immunotherapy and Autoimmune Diseases)



NMH/Onterie Building Suite 10-1000
446 E Ontario
Chicago IL 60611

Hospital Affiliations

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Education and Certification

MD: Saint Louis University (1984)
Residency: Baylor Affiliated Hospitals (1987)
Fellowship: National Institutes of Health (1993)
Board Certification: Hematology/Oncology, Internal Medicine


Description of Interests

The Division of Immunotherapy and Autoimmune Diseases (DIAD) is the only center in the world devoted to a unique area of treatment and research utilizing stem cell transplantation in clinical trials for autoimmune diseases and vascular diseases. DIAD pioneered and performed America’s first hematopoietic stem cell transplants to treat: Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Diabetes, Lupus, Crohn’s, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP), Phemphigus, Dermatomyositis, Devic’s, Myasthenia Gravis, Polymositis and Scleroderma

Interests (Keywords)

Autoimmune Diseases; Vascular Biology

Research and Publications

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