Dr. Thomas Joseph Burke received his Ph.D. from the University of Houston followed by a four-year, postdoctoral research fellowship at Duke University Medical School. He then joined the faculty at the University of Colorado Medical School, teaching in the Department of Physiology and the Department of Medicine.
Dr. Burke has served as a visiting scientist at the Mayo Clinic and several universities including Yale University. He has been invited to lecture at numerous national and international medical and scientific conferences and has been awarded substantial financial grants by many prestigious organizations including the National Institute of Health. Dr. Burke has also authored 92 articles in peer-reviewed literature and 16 book chapters, reviews and editorials.
In the early 1990s, Dr. Burke began researching nitric oxide. Later he developed a research company that performed contract research for companies in biologic sciences. His company was the first to find that the noni plant increases nitric oxide production in the body. As an expert on nitric oxide, Dr. Burke has published multiple scientific papers and lectured around the world on the topic. He is well positioned to understand the potential health benefits of products that would increase nitric oxide naturally. Dr. Burke serves as a member of Kyani’s Scientific Advisory Board.