Philip A Kern, MD
Year elected: 1992
Current membership category: Senior
Professor of MedicineUniversity of Kentucky, College of Medicine
900 S Limestone Street
Lexington, KY 40536-0200
United States of America
I have studied adipose and muscle biology and am engaged in both basic and clinical research related to obesity, adipose biology, metabolic syndrome, lipid metabolism, diabetes and insulin resistance. Current leadership positions include the directorship of the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS), which houses the CTSA, and Associate Provost for Clinical and Translational Science.