Adam Cuker, MD, MS is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. He received his M.D. from Yale University and completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. He continued his postgraduate training at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where he was a fellow in hematology/oncology. He holds a Masters degree in Translational Research from the University of Pennsylvania. He is Associate Director for Clinical Research of the Penn-CHOP Blood Center for Patient Care and Discovery and Assistant Director of the Penn Specialized Coagulation Laboratory. He conducts NIH-funded research on heparin-induced thrombocytopenia, immune thrombocytopenia, venous thromboembolism, and anticoagulation. He is a member of the ASH Committee on Quality and Chair of the ASH Venous Thromboembolism Guideline Coordination Panel. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Anticoagulation Forum and the Hemostasis & Thrombosis Research Society; is a member of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis; and a fellow of the American College of Physicians.