Gale R. Burstein, MD, MPH, FAAP

Research Associate Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine

Contact Information

Phone: 716-878-7015

Faculty Links

Research Interests: strategies for improving confidential reproductive health care services among providers caring for adolescent and young adults, post marketing surveillance for OraQuick rapid HIV-1 antibody test

Selected Publications

  • San Antonio-Gaddy M, Richardson-Moore A, Burstein GR, Newman DR, Branson BM, Birkhead GS. Rapid HIV Antibody Testing in the New York State Anonymous HIV Counseling and Testing Program: Experience from the field. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006; 43(4):446-50.
  • Burstein GR, Snyder MH, Conley D, Newman DR, Walsh CM, Tao G, Irwin KL. Chlamydia Screening in a Health Plan Before and After a National Performance Measure Introduction. Obstet Gynecol. 2005; 106:327-334.
  • Burstein GR. Dr. Mommy Blues. Ann Intern Med. 2004; 140:842-843.
  • Burstein GR, Lowry R, Klein JD, Santelli JS. Missed opportunities for sexually transmitted diseases, human immunodeficiency virus, and pregnancy prevention services during adolescent health supervision visits. Pediatrics. 2003; 111:996-1001.
  • Burstein GR. First pap smear. [letter] Pediatric News. April, 2003.
  • Feroli KL, Burstein GR. Adolescent sexually transmitted diseases: new recommendations for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2003; 28:113-118.
  • Boekeloo BO, Snyder MS, Bobbin M, Burstein GR, Conley D, Quinn TC, Zenilman JM. Provider willingness to screen all sexually active adolescents for chlamydia. Sex Transm Infect. 2002; 78:369-373.
  • Burstein GR, Berman SM, Blumer JL, Moran JS. Ciprofloxacin for the treatment of uncomplicated gonorrhea infection in adolescents: Does benefit outweigh risk? Clin Infect Dis. 2002; 35:S191-S199.
  • Wang LY, Burstein GR, Cohen DA. Cost effectiveness of a school-based chlamydia screening program. Sex Transm Dis. 2002; 29:737-45.
  • Burstein GR. STD testing in dysuria cases. [letter] Pediatric News. August, 2002.

revised: 2011.10.26