Dr. Jeffrey O. Burnett has accepted a permanent appointment as director of the Osteopathic Family Practice Residency Program at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center.
Burnett, a family physician, joined the residency program’s faculty in July 2012 and has served as director-elect since March.
“Dr. Burnett has impressed us with his knowledge and ability to train family practice physicians,” Memorial Vice President for Service Line Operations Sanjay Chadha said in a news release. “We are excited to have him as our permanent residency program director.”
Burnett is a graduate of Canisius College and the University of New England School of Osteopathic Medicine. He is a clinical assistant professor at the University at Buffalo, where he was honored as the 2011 Family Medicine Preceptor of the Year. He has been in private practice since 2003 and has served on the medical staff at Lifetime Urgent Care since 2004.