David Burger received his Pharmacy Degree at the Utrecht University in 1990. After fulfilling his military service in 1991, he completed his PhD thesis, titled “Bio-analysis and clinical pharmacokinetics of antiretroviral agents in HIV-infected individuals” at the Slotervaart Hospital, Amsterdam, in 1994.
After this, he moved to the Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre for his hospital pharmacist training. From 1997 to 2005, he was been working as a hospital pharmacist responsible for coordination of clinical trials conducted at the Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre. Since 1997 he has been an AIDS research pharmacist leading a research group focussing on clinical pharmacology of antiretroviral agents. He is member of the Editorial Board of the www.HIVPharmacology.com website and is the co-chair of the Organizing Committee of the annual International Workshop on Clinical Pharmacology of HIV Therapy. Since October 2002 he has been appointed as an Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacology at the Radboud University Nijmegen. He is (co-)author of more than 200 publications in this field. The topics of his interest are drug-drug interactions, pediatric pharmacology, therapeutic drug monitoring, and operational research in resource-limited countries. Since April 2011 he has been appointed as a Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at the Radboud University Nijmegen.