Dr. Tyler Buckner is a native of Tullahoma, TN, and a graduate of Rhodes College in Memphis, TN. He completed medical school and residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he also completed a combined fellowship in adult hematology and pediatric hematology/oncology in June 2013. Dr. Buckner will continue to work at UNC as a member of the School of Medicine faculty. His research training includes a National Research Service Award postdoctoral fellowship at the UNC Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research, as well as didactic coursework that will lead to a Master's of Science degree in Clinical Research from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. As a hematologist and health services researcher, Tyler aims to study patient-centered methods for improving the delivery of healthcare services to individuals with hemophilia. Dr. Buckner's current research efforts are focused on improving the management of chronic pain in persons with hemophilia.