4959-Mather, Kieren

Kieren J. Mather, MD

Adjunct Professor of Medicine

CL 370
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5111
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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.

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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