UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Kellogg, Dean L. Jr.

School of Medicine
Medicine
(210) 617-5197
kelloggd@uthscsa.edu

Dean L. Kellogg, Jr., MD, Ph.D., is a tenured Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Physiology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) and an Adjunct Professor of Pharmacy at the University of Texas at Austin. He is also a member of the Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC) at the South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS) and the Barshop Institute at UTHSCSA.

Dr. Kellogg`s research roles are as the Principal Investigator in several translational projects to explore anti-aging effects of rapamycin and other potential anti-aging pharmaceuticals in humans. These projects involve exploring the effects of anti-aging agents on mechanisms of physical performance, cognitive, and cardiovascular function. In addition, changes in oxidative stress levels and altered skeletal muscle function in human subjects are being explored. Collaborative projects are exploring immunomodulatory effects of rapamycin on responses to vaccines and on overall immunological function in healthy older (70-95yo) volunteers. In addition, he is continuing his work on human cardiovascular and thermoregulatory physiology with studies in spinal cord injured patients in collaborative studies with junior faculty from the Department of Rehabilitation.

Dr. Kellogg`s teaching duties involve the physiology and mechanisms of aging as well as geriatric clinical pharmacology. These duties have been performed within the UTHSCSA School of Medicine, the School of Dentistry, the School of Allied Health, and UT-Austin School of Pharmacy.

Dr. Kellogg`s clinical roles have been as an Attending Physician in the Geriatric Evaluation and Management Clinic (GEM), THe Former Prisoner of War Clinic (FPOW Clinic) and the STVHCS Spinal Cord Injury Clinig where he directs care for veterans enrolled in the South Texas Veterans Health Care System.

1/2016 - Present Attending Physcian Spinal Cord Injury Clinic, STVHCS, San Antonio, TX
7/2010 - Present Professor of Pharmacy (Adjunct Appointment) UT Austin, Pharmacy, Austin, TX
9/2007 - Present Professor of Medicine UTHSCSA, Medicine, San Antonio, TX
9/2007 - Present Professor of Physiology (Cross Appointment) UTHSCSA, Physiology, San Antonio, TX
7/1994 - Present Member, Medical Staff STVHCS, San Antonio, TX
7/1992 - Present Member, Medical Staff University Health System, San Antonio, TX
7/1992 - Present Attending Physician Extended Care Therapy Center, STVHCS, San Antonio, TX
7/1992 - Present Attending Physician Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, STVHCS, San Antonio, TX
7/1992 - Present Attending Physician Fredric C. Barter General Clinical Research Center, STVHCS, San Antonio, TX