• Specialties

    Amyloidosis,, pleural disease, pulmonary fibrosis

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John L. Berk, MD, is a pulmonologist and the Assistant Director of the Amyloidosis Center at Boston Medical Center (BMC). He is an expert in pleural disease, pulmonary fibrosis, and amyloidosis, with specific emphasis in familial and localized amyloid disease. Dr. Berk is also a professor of Medicine at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine. A prolific researcher, Dr. Berk is a member of the Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research at Boston University and a member of the editorial board of Amyloid, the journal of protein folding disorders.
  • Administrative Title

    Professor of Medicine, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. Member, Boston University Pulmonary Center and Boston University Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research.
  • Education

    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 1983
  • Residency

    Internal Medicine, University of California (San Diego) Medical Center, 1985-1985
  • Fellowship

    Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 1987-1991
  • Board Certifications

    Pulmonary Disease and Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Special Interests

    Amyloidosis,, pleural disease, pulmonary fibrosis


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