4959-Mather, Kieren
Faculty

Kieren J. Mather, MD

Adjunct Professor of Medicine

Bio

Kieren Mather, MD, is a Professor of Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine at IU School of Medicine. His expertise is in diabetes mellitus and prediabetes, with research efforts ranging from diabetes prevention to metabolic physiology to diabetes treatment. His overarching focus is on the prevention of diabetes-related complications, particularly cardiovascular disease.

Dr Mather is Associate Director of the Indiana Diabetes Research Center / Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, and Associate Director of the Diabetes Translational Research Center. He also directs the Translation Core within the IDRC. For questions about human studies projects in diabetes, or with accessing the analyte core services offered under the Translation Core, please contact Dr Mather at kmather@iu.edu.

Key Publications

 

Obesity and insulin sensitivity effects on cardiovascular risk factors: Comparisons of obese dysglycemic youth and adults. RISE Consortium. Pediatr Diabetes. 2019 Nov;20(7):849-860. doi: 10.1111/pedi.12883. Epub 2019 Jul 29. PMID: 31301210

 

Effects of Treatment of Impaired Glucose Tolerance or Recently Diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes With Metformin Alone or in Combination With Insulin Glargine on β-Cell Function: Comparison of Responses In Youth And Adults. RISE Consortium; RISE Consortium Investigators. Diabetes. 2019 Aug;68(8):1670-1680. doi: 10.2337/db19-0299. Epub 2019 Jun 9. PMID: 31178433

Inhibition of sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 preserves cardiac function during regional myocardial ischemia independent of alterations in myocardial substrate utilization. Baker HE, Kiel AM, Luebbe ST, Simon BR, Earl CC, Regmi A, Roell WC, Mather KJ, Tune JD, Goodwill AG. Basic Res Cardiol. 2019 Apr 19;114(3):25. doi: 10.1007/s00395-019-0733-2. PMID: 31004234

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  • Adjunct Professor of Medicine

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