Nick Kucher, MD, MEd

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Nick Kucher

Contact Info

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

Administrative Assistant Name
Jon Burke

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

MD, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Residency in Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio

Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

MEd, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH


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



Kucher N, et al. 3-Dimensional (3-D) Nature-Based Therapeutics (NBT) in Pediatric Patients with Total Pancreatectomy and Islet Auto-Transplant (TPIAT). Complement Ther Med. 2019:102249.


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics- Pediatrics