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Blake Buchan, PhD

Associate Professor

Locations

  • Pathology - Froedtert Hospital

Specialties

  • Microbiology

Languages

  • English

Education

  • PhD

Biography

As Assistant Professor of Pathology, Dr. Buchan is the education of residents in the Pathology residency program at MCW. He is the Associate Residency Program Director for Clinical Pathology, Course Director for the PGY-1 Molecular Pathology rotation, and attending faculty for the PGY-2 Microbiology rotation. In these roles he leads trainees in practical, didactic, and discussion sessions related to education in clinical microbiology and molecular diagnostics. Dr. Buchan serves in the clinical role of Associate Director for Clinical Microbiology and Molecular Diagnostics in which he oversees many aspects of the clinical microbiology laboratory including test interpretation, review of daily results, and council of technologists. In addition, he serve as Principal Investigator for numerous clinical trials involving new diagnostic assays for the identification of bacterial, viral and fungal pathogens.

Research Interests

Molecular Diagnostics

MALDI-TOF

Publications