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The American Pediatric Society is pleased to announce
Dr. Rebecca H. Buckley as the 2014 APS Howland Medal Awardee.
Dr. Rebecca H. Buckley

Rebecca Hatcher Buckley, M.D., was born in 1933 in Hamlet, North Carolina. She graduated with an A.B. degree from Duke University in 1954 and an M.D. degree from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in 1958. While in medical school, she married Dr. C. Edward Buckley. The Buckleys have four accomplished children and two grandchildren. Dr. Buckley received residency training in Pediatrics, was a fellow in Allergy under Dr. Susan C. Dees and a fellow in Immunology under Dr. Richard S. Metzgar, all at Duke. She then became a faculty member in the Department of Pediatrics, served as Chief of the Division of Allergy and Immunology from 1974 to 2003 and has been the James Buren Sidbury Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics and Professor in the Department of Immunology at Duke since 1979. Read full announcement

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