About Dr. Burger

Dr. Erica Burger is a psychiatrist from rural Wisconsin. She lives with her husband on a farmstead in rural Southwest Wisconsin and in a former life, was a mildly competitive trail runner, winning local races from 5k-50k in distance. 
 
  • Undergraduate: Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI. Summa cum laude, Sustainable Food Systems and Food Policy, 2004-2009
  • Medical School (DO):  Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines, IA,  2012-2016
  • Master of Public Health (MPH): Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA, 2013-2018
  • Psychiatry Residency: Hennepin County Medical Center and Regions Hospital, Minneapolis and Saint Paul, MN, 2016-2020
  • Past Work Experience:
    • Gundersen Health Systems, Outpatient Psychiatrist in La Crosse, Viroqua, and Boscobel, WI, 2020-2021​​​.
      • Established an interdisciplinary referral-based perinatal psychiatry clinic at Gundersen- La Crosse
    • Health Partners Amery Hospital, Amery, WI, Weekend Inpatient Psychiatrist, 2019-2020
  • Teaching/Presentations:
    • April 2021, Perinatal Psychiatry in Practice, University of Wisconsin-Madison WARM Track medical students​
    • February 2021, Grand Rounds: Integrative Psychiatry, Hennepin Healthcare
    • February 2019, Special Topics: The Impact of our Changing Climate on Mental Health, Hennepin Healthcare