Dr. Burris’ primary goal is to provide exceptional clinical care to neonates with a family-centered approach. His clinical and research interests include care of complex neonates, nutrition in breastfed infants, improvement in respiratory outcomes of premature neonates, and graduate medical education. Dr. Burris spearheaded the initiation of less invasive surfactant administration in the GCH NICU which now is the standard of care for infants meeting criteria for surfactant deficiency. He serves as the Associate Director of the Complex Delivery Service and the Associate Director of the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program.
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology (SMD)
Residency & Fellowship
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2019 - 2022
Residency, Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2018 - 2019
Residency, Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2016 - 2018
Internship, Pediatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2015 - 2016
MD | Pennsylvania State College of Medicine. 2015
Medical Inspiration Recognition selected by the University of Rochester medical students. 2022 - 2023
Pediatric Academic Societies Trainee Grant Abstract Award. 2021
Medical Inspiration Recognition selected by the University of Rochester medical students. 2021 - 2022
Chair's Fellow Award, University of Rochester. 2020
Bradford Fellowship Award, University of Rochester. 2020
Pediatric Resident Teaching Award, University of Rochester. 2018
Resident Award for Excellence in Neonatology, University of Rochester. 2017
Pediatric Resident Teaching Award, University of Rochester. 2016
Arnold P. Gold Foundation's Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Rochester. 2016
Strong Stars for Excellence in Patient Care, University of Rochester. 2015 - 2020
Penn State Donald & Dorothy Stabler Scholarship. 2014 - 2015
Penn State Drago and Lavacca Pediatric Scholarship. 2013
Penn State College of Medicine Class of 1989 Scholarship. 2013 - 2014
Penn State University Scholarship C & I Hodgkins. 2012 - 2014
Penn State College of Medicine Endowed Scholarship. 2012 - 2013
Penn State Abt, Kreger, Rudnick and Weir Class of 1976 Scholarship. 2012 - 2013
Graduation Speaker Cornell University Division of Nutritional Sciences Class of 2011. 2011
Dean's List, Cornell University. 2008 - 2011
Dean's List, University of Pittsburgh. 2007 - 2008
12 Acetylated Cyclophilin D Regulates Mitochondrial Function in the Developing Mouse Heart
Beutner, G.; Burris, JR.; Porter, GA.
Biophysical Journal. 2021; 120(3): 350a.
Burris AD, Burris J, Järvinen KM
NeoReviews.. 2020 December 21 (12):e795-e808. Epub 1900 01 01.
Alanzalon RE, Burris JR, Vinocur JM
Journal of electrocardiology.. 2018 51 (2):323-326. Epub 10/28/2017.
Association of Hereditary Hemochromatosis H63D Polymorphism and Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Olson, J.; Scott, I.; Burris, J.; Todorich, B.; Neely, E.; Quillen, D.; Chuang, C.; Connor, J.; Bowie, E.
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2015; 56(7): 2816.