Dr. Richard John Bucala MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Richard Bucala is a rheumatologist in New Haven, Connecticut. He received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has been in practice for 28 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986–1988

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1988–1991

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

CT State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor Promotes Clearance of Pneumococcal Colonization.
Das, R.,LaRose, M. I.,Hergott, C. B.,Leng, L.,Bucala, R.,Weiser, J. N.

Macrophage migration inhibitory factor deficiency in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Sauler, M.,Leng, L.,Trentalange, M.,Haslip, M.,Shan, P.,Piecychna, M.,Zhang, Y.,Andrews, N.,Mannam, P.,Allore, H.,Fried, T.,Bucala, R.,Lee, P. J.

Ostertagia ostertagi macrophage migration inhibitory factor is present in all developmental stages and may cross-regulate host functions through interaction with the host receptor.
Qu, G.,Fetterer, R.,Leng, L.,Du, X.,Zarlenga, D.,Shen, Z.,Han, W.,Bucala, R.,Tuo, W.

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