Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center

Chairs of Service

Sibte Hasan Burney, M.D.


  • Infectious Diseases/Internal Medicine


Medical School

  • University of Karachi, Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan


  • Kingsbrook Medical Center, Brooklyn NY

Professional Experience

Positions Held:

  • Senior Vice President for Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center 2005-2014
  • Medical Director, Long Term Care Medicine, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center 2005-2014
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine/Infectious Diseases, SUNY Downstate 1996-2001
  • Instructor in Medicine, Department of Medicine/Infectious Diseases, SUNY Downstate 1994-1996
  • Consultant in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, SUNY Downstate 1994-1996

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine 1995/2006
  • American Board of Infectious Diseases 1999


  • David Landman, Muhammed Zaman, Sibte Burney, Sadhana Sathe, and John M. Quale.In Vitro Activity of Cinnamon, Garlic and other Specifies Against Fluconazole Resistant Candida Species, ABSTR.,35”Inter-Science Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, San Fansisco, California 1995.
  • Muhammed Zaman, David Landman, Sibte Burney, and John M. Quale. Treatment of Experimental Endocarditis Dueto Multi Drug-Resistant Enterococcus Faceium with Clinafloxacin and Pencillin. Journal of Antimicrobal Chemotherapy. 37;127-132,1996.
  • Simona Bratus, Steven Brooks, Sibte Burney,Sandeep Kochar, Jyoti Gupta, David Landman, John Quale. Detection and Spread of Escherichia Coli Possessing the Plasmid-Borne Carbapenamse KPC-2 in Brookly, NY Clinical Infectious Diseases 2007:44:972-5
  • Antonia Alafris, BS, Pharm.D, Sibte Burney, M.D.,Audrey Morean, RN.,William Polombo, RD Henry Cohen, M.S. Parm.D.,BCPP. The Effects of Continuous Tube Enteral Feedings on Phenytoin Serum Concentrations in Long Term Care Residents. Kingsrook Jewish Medical Center, Arnold and Marie Shwartz COLLEGE OF Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Long Island University,Brooklyn NY Poster Publication, 2006