Dr. Charles A Kennedy MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Charles Kennedy is an infectious disease specialist in Lexington, Kentucky and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Health Lexington and Saint Joseph Hospital. He received his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of USC and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Baptist Health Lexington and one of 9 at Saint Joseph Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985–1988

VA Medical Center (Sepulveda CA)
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1988–1990

Keck School of Medicine of USC
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

KY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Identification of pharmacological inhibitors of the MEK5/ERK5 pathway.
Tatake, R.J., O'Neill, M.M., Kennedy, C.A., Wayne, A.L., Jakes, S., Wu, D., Kugler, S.Z., Kashem, M.A., Kaplita, P., Snow, R.J.

Glucose-regulated insulin production from genetically engineered human non-beta cells.
Tatake, R. J., O'Neill, M. M., Kennedy, C. A., Reale, V. D., Runyan, J. D., Monaco, K. A., Yu, K., Osborne, W. R., Barton, R. W., Schneiderman, R. D.


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