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Eugene J. Barrett

Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Office location and address
Fontaine Research Park, Diabetes and Endocrine Clinic
450 Ray C Hunt Dr
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
Clinical Fellowship, Endocrinology & Metabolism, Yale School of Medicine
MD, University of Rochester
PhD, Biophysics, University of Rochester
Biography

Dr. Barrett has been involved in the care of patients with diabetes for more than 30 years. This has included his clinical practice, an active research program that has been funded by the NIH for three decades and deals with multiple aspects of diabetes, and volunteering with the American Diabetes Association and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. His particular interest in diabetes relates to interventions that prevent or limit vascular complications of diabetes.

Acute effects of hyperglycemia on heart and skeletal muscle microvasculature
Source: U.S. NIH Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
December 15, 2018 – November 30, 2022
Research Training in Neuroendocrinology
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
July 01, 2017 – March 31, 2022
MD-INMD AZ Master Agreement
Source: AstraZeneca
December 08, 2009 – December 31, 2021
MD-INMD CVRC Master Research Collaboration Agreement
Source: AstraZeneca
October 01, 2016 – December 31, 2021
Evaluation of the vasodilatory effects of nutritional ingredients
Source: Abbott Labs.
August 07, 2019 – August 06, 2020
MD-INMD-EN Reversing Vascular Dysfunction in Type 1 Diabetes
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
September 10, 2014 – August 31, 2019
Examining the effects of acute hyperglycemia on skeletal and cardiac muscle microvasculature - fellowship on behalf of William Horton
Source: U.S. NIH Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
August 01, 2018 – August 02, 2019
MD-INMD Mineralocorticoid receptor blockade to improve pan arterial vascular function in Type 1 DM
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
May 01, 2016 – April 30, 2018
MD-INMD-EN Pathways of Insulin Transport Across the Blood-Brain Barrier
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
September 01, 2015 – August 31, 2017
Pan-arterial Insulin Resistance - A Target for Clinical Intervention
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
July 26, 2011 – April 30, 2016
MD-INMD Pathways of Insulin Transport Across the Blood-Brain Barrier
Source: American Heart Association - Mid-Atlantic Affiliat
July 01, 2014 – August 31, 2015
MD-INMD Impact of Type 1 Diabetes on Basal and Insulin-Responsive Pan-Arterial Function
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
July 01, 2014 – July 12, 2015
MD-DIAB Research Training in Diabetes and Hormone Action
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
September 01, 2008 – August 31, 2014
Effects of Insulin on the Microvasculature
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
July 01, 2010 – July 31, 2014
American Diabetes Association Basic Science Award
Source: American Diabetes Association
January 01, 2011 – December 31, 2013
Fellowship on Behalf of Gregory Kee-pum Hong
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
July 01, 2012 – June 30, 2013
PHAR 9995: Research in Pharmacology
Credits: 1–12
Original research on approved problems.
PHAR 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.
  • 2011-2018 Best Doctors in America® List
  • Past president, American Diabetes Association