Home Institution: University of Louisville School of Medicine
Fellowship Site: Weill Bugando Medical Center in Mwanza, Tanzania
Research Topic: Metabolism and HIV
Dr. Kingery will spend his fellowship year at Weill Bugando Medical Center in Mwanza under the mentorship of Rob Peck, MD. His research will focus on disorders of glucose metabolism in HIV-infected patients in Mwanza, Tanzania.
Dr. Kingery is a current Global Health Research Fellow at NYP/Weill Cornell Medical Center and the Weill Bugando College of Health Sciences, Tanzania. He completed his Internal Medicine residency training at the University of Louisville Hospital after obtaining a combined MD/ PhD degree from the University of Louisville. He developed his interests of cardioimmunology and community health worker involvement in noncommunicable diseases during work in both the laboratory and in Cherangany, Kenya and Pyin Oo Lwin, Myanmar.