Dr Marie Burke qualified in medicine from the University of Queensland in 1982, and was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists in 1989. Marie commenced private practice in radiation oncology at The Wesley in 1995. Marie consults from GenesisCare The Wesley and Chermside and Holy Spirit Northside Private Hospital. Her specialities include breast cancer, gynaecologic cancer and skin cancer.
She has been involved in National Breast Cancer Guideline development for Cancer Australia, as well as EviQ protocol development in breast cancer. She is a member of the Queensland Cancer Control Safety and Quality Partnership. Currently Dr Burke is President of the Breast and Prostate Cancer Association of Queensland.