Nicholas Kucher

Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics


Dr. Kucher received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University. He completed his pediatric residency training at Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital and subspecialty training in pediatric critical care at the University of Minnesota. He completed additional training in pediatric cardiac critical care at The Hospital for Sick Children before returning to join the faculty of the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Kucher's research interests include simulation and its application in multidisciplinary training and debriefing strategies.


MD, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
MEd, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Residency in Pediatrics,
Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care,
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Licensures and Certifications

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics



Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Academic Office Building
2450 Riverside Ave S AO-301
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Contact

Joanna Perrier
Administrative Phone: 612-625-6678
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