Dr. Burch completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Hawaii, Manoa (BA Biology, with distinction, 1995), and is a graduate of the University of Louisville School of Medicine (2001) Summa Cum Laude. She completed a Dermatology residency and Dermatopathology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota (2001-2006). She is board certified in Dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology and in Dermatopathology by the American Board of Dermatology and the American Board of Pathology.
Dr. Burch has practiced dermatopathology with Dermatopathology Consultants since her return to Louisville area in 2006. She is actively involved in the local dermatology community and is former president of the Kentucky Dermatologic Association. She is a member of the volunteer clinical faculty in the division of Dermatology at the University of Louisville and participates in Dermatopathology resident education. Dr. Burch supervises the resident dermatology clinic at the Robley Rex Veterans Administration Medical Center and previously served in the same capacity at the Park DuValle Medical Center.