The Nancy L. R. Bucher Professorship


Dr. Nancy L. R. Bucher

The Department is extraordinarily pleased to announce the
Nancy L.R. Bucher Career Development Professorship Fund.

Funds from the Bucher Professorship will be used to recruit a junior faculty member and provide salary support during the initial phase of his or her career.  The Bucher Professorship will be rolling, to allow the ongoing recruitment of new faculty.

The Nancy L. R. Bucher, MD Seminar celebrates and honors the remarkable career of Professor Bucher at Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine.  Dr. Bucher is a pioneer in the fields of liver regeneration and hepatocyte cultures.   She is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science as well as the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.   In 2001, Dr. Bucher received The Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award from the American Liver Foundation in recognition of her groundbreaking research.

Previous Nancy L. R. Bucher Seminar speakers:

2007 Neil Theise, MD
Professor of Pathology and of Medicine
Beth Israel Medical Center of Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Gretchen Darlington, PhD
Professor of Pathology Huntington Center of Aging
Baylor College of Medicine
Kevin Tracey, MD
Director of The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
2010 Christine A. Iacobuzio-Donahue MD PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology and Oncology
Affiliate, The Center for Epigenetic Studies
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions