Martha J. Burt, MD

Martha J. Burt, MD
Assistant Professor
Forensic Pathology/Autopsy
UF Health Autopsy Lab: 352.273.5900
Administrative Contact:
James Breedon
Office Manager

Martha J. Burt, MD, is UF Health Pathology Laboratories'  director of autopsy services, as well as the director for UF Health Autopsy Services. She is also an associate medical examiner for the District 8 Medical Examiner’s Office in Gainesville, Fla.

Prior to her current responsibilities, Dr. Burt served as a forensic pathology fellow at the Miami-Dade Medical Examiner’s Office in South Florida, where she later joined the staff as an assistant medical examiner.

Dr. Burt held residencies at Hennepin County Medical Center, where she worked as chief resident, and the University of Minnesota.

Her earlier studies include completing post-sophomore pathology fellowship at Oregon Health Sciences University School of Medicine and graduating from Tulane University with a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry.

Currently Involved In: 

General forensic pathology; usefulness of autopsies in forensic practice and general pathology; forensic toxicology

Pathology Team