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Dr. Bucher is a global public health researcher, technical expert, implementation specialist, and award-winning innovator and educator with nearly 2 decades of expertise in maternal, child, and newborn health. She has extensive experience cultivating community-engaged strategic partnerships and international collaborative coalitions by which to strengthen health systems in resource-limited settings through the use of implementation and dissemination research; mHealth solutions; and development of best practices for evidence-based medical, nursing, public health, and midwifery education and training. Via numerous collaborative partnerships with a variety of stakeholders within the public and private sectors in North America, Europe, sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, and Latin America, Dr. Bucher has developed deep, broad, and rich networks across all levels of the health system, including within Ministries of Health; international, national, and local non-governmental agencies; academic institutions. Dr. Bucher has mentored nearly 100 academic and professional mentees (undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate, and continuing medical/nursing education) across a variety of domains, including clinical research, implementation and dissemination science, biomedical engineering, public health, and informatics. Dr. Bucher holds 3 patents (US; Nigeria; ARIPO) for “NeoWarm,” a biomedical device to prevent newborn hypothermia and automatically monitor 4 key vital signs.