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. Kelloggs research roles are as the Principal Investigator in several translational projects to explore anti-aging effects of rapamycin in humans. These projects involve exploring the effects of rapamycin on mechanisms of neurovascular function, changes in oxidative stress levels, and altered protein expression in human subjects using minimally invasive techniques. Additional projects are exploring immunomodulatory effects of rapamycin on responses to vaccines in healthy octogenarian volunteers.

Dr. Kelloggs teaching duties involve the physiology and mechanisms of aging as well as geriatric clinical pharmacology. These duties are performed within the UTHSCSA School of Medicine, the School of Allied Health, and UT-Austin School of Pharmacy.

Dr. Kelloggs clinical roles are as an Attending Physician in the Geriatric Evaluation and Management Clinic (GEM) and the STVHCS General Medicine wards where he directs care for veterans enrolled in the South Texas Veterans Health Care System.

7/2010 - Present Professor of Pharmacy (Adjunct Appointment) UT Austin, Pharmacy, Austin, TX
9/2007 - Present Professor of Physiology (Cross Appointment) UTHSCSA, Physiology, San Antonio, TX
9/2007 - Present Professor of Medicine UTHSCSA, Medicine, San Antonio, TX
7/1994 - Present Member, Medical Staff STVHCS, San Antonio, TX
7/1992 - Present Attending Physician Fredric C. Barter General Clinical Research Center, 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