Director: Dr. Philip Kern

The goal of the Barnstable Brown Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Center is to organize and integrate clinical and scientific approaches to enhance diabetes and obesity research and clinical practice at the University of Kentucky. The Center will provide scientific organization and strategic planning to facilitate ongoing development of research and excellence in clinical care. The focus includes pathogenesis of diabetes, diabetes treatments and clinical care of diabetes complications, public health implications of and potential strategies to combat obesity, pathogenesis of obesity associated health consequences including diabetes and other facets related to diabetes and obesity.


Browse the Diabetes and Obesity Collections:

Barnstable Brown Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Center Faculty Publications