Charles A. Stuart, MD, PhD | Professor and Executive Vice Chairman
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Phone: (423) 439-8796
Undergraduate: BS, Bioengineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1963-1967
Graduate: MD, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1967-1971
Internship: Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, Buffalo, NY, 1971-1974
Residencies: Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, Buffalo, NY, 1971-1974
Fellowships: Research Fellow in Endocrinology and Metabolism, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 1975-1977; Clinical Fellow in Endocrinology and Metabolism, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 1974-1975
Board Certifications: Diplomate - Endocrinology and Metabolism, 1977; Diplomate - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1974; Certified Diabetes Educator, 1988
Special Areas of Interest: Diabetes; obesity; insulin resistance; minority health issues
Charles Stuart, MD, PhD is Professor of Medicine at East Tennessee State University’s Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City. Board certified both in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dr. Stuart earned his medical degree and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He continued his training with clinical and research fellowships in Endocrinology and Metabolism at Duke University Medical Center.
Dr. Stuart’s research interests include diabetes, obesity, and insulin resistance, and his research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health. He also has been active with sponsor-funded clinical trials. Dr. Stuart has served as a grant reviewer for NIH, Veterans Affairs, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. He was awarded a patent in 2012 for “positive control proteins for glucose transporter proteins and processes for the generation of such positive control proteins.”
Dr. Stuart has served as a mentor to students at East Tennessee State University and a member of several Ph.D. dissertation and Master’s level thesis committees. He is the author or co-author of more than 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals, and has served as a reviewer for several professional publications, including the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Diabetes Care, and the American Journal of Physiology. He is a member of the American Diabetes Association, the American Physiological Society, and the Endocrine Society.