UNC hematology fellow Tyler Buckner, MD, receives clinical research fellowship

Dr. Buckner was awarded the first Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society/Novo Nordisk Clinical Research Fellowship in Hemophilia and Rare Bleeding Disorders at the HTRS meeting held April 11-13, 2013 in Charlotte, NC.

The HTRS/NNI CRF Award supports one fellowship in clinical care (with optional participation in a clinical research project) for one academic year, from July 2013 - July 2014.  It provides $75,000 for salary support for one year of training and experience caring for patients in a hemophilia treatment center, as well as up to $36,000 to support faculty mentor hours.

During the fellowship year, Dr. Buckner will be mentored by UNC Hemophilia & Thrombosis Center Director Nigel Key, MD.