Kevin R Short

Contact Information:
Kevin R Short


Short, Kevin R. (HSC)

Department of:

College Of Medicine/Peds - Diabetes/Endocrinology -Assistant Professor

Center of:


Post-doctoral fellowship, Endocrinology Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN     2002
Ball State University, Muncie, IN   Doctor of Philosophy in Human Bioenergetics,   1997
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN   Master of Science in Exercise Physiology   1994
Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL   Magna Cum Laude Bachelor of Arts   1991

Professional Interest/Expertise/Specializations:
Physiology of diabetes and exercise; mechanisms and treatment of insulin resistance and cardiometabolic syndrome; in vivo protein metabolism


Research Projects:

Selected Publications:

Obese children have higher arterial elasticity without a difference in endothelial function: the role of body composition.
2012    Tryggestad JB, DM Thompson, KC Copeland, and KR Short
Obesity 20: 165-171
Comparison of arterial compliance and endothelial function between normal weight and obese, male and female children.
2011    Tryggestad JB, DM Thompson, KC Copeland, and KR Short
Int J Pediatr In Press
Nine days of intensive exercise training improves mitochondrial function but not insulin action in adult offspring of mothers with type 2 diabetes.
2011    Irving B, KR Short, M Bigelow, KS Nair, and CS Stump
J Clin Endo Metab 96: E1137¿E1141
Obesogenic behaviors in U.S. school children across geographic regions from 2003-2007
2011    Sisson SB, ST Broyles, D Brittain, and KR Short
Open J Prev Med, 1: 25-33
The potential for high-intensity interval training to reduce cardiometabolic disease risk.
2011    Kessler HS, SB Sisson, KR Short
Sports Med In Press
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