Dr. Bauer is an associate professor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania and serves as the director of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Thyroid Center. His clinical and research interests are focused on the study of thyroid nodular disease, thyroid cancer, and familial thyroid tumor syndromes. Within this field, Dr. Bauer has published more than 80 manuscripts, chapters and reviews and is a regularly invited lecturer and visiting professor at international meetings and academic institutes. Dr. Bauer maintains active membership in the Endocrine Society, the Pediatric Endocrine Society, and the American Thyroid Association (ATA). In the ATA, Dr. Bauer served as-chair of the pediatric thyroid cancer guidelines and currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors. Most recently, Dr. Bauer served on the World Health Organization, IARC Section of Environment and Radiation international expert group that published guidelines on thyroid screening after nuclear disasters.