Lisa R. Tannock, MD
Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Molecular Medicine
- Best Doctors in America 2015-16
- Endocrinology & Molecular Medicine
Professor of Medicine
- General Endocrinology
- Metabolic Disease
University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
University of Toronto Hospitals, Ontario, Canada
University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle
Certifications or Special training
American Board of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Lisa Tannock received her medical degree from the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She then completed a fellowship at the University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle. She joined the University of Kentucky in 2004, and became division chief in 2007, and associate chair of internal medicine for administration in 2014.
Tannock is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Endocrinology and Metabolism. She has been the associate editor of the peer-reviewed journal, Atherosclerosis, since 2008.
She is associate director of the Barnstable Brown Diabetes and Obesity Center and an incoming editor in chief for the Endocrine Self Assessment Program.
Her research interests include studying how diabetes and obesity complications develop. Her clinical interests include diabetes and insulin resistance, cholesterol disorders and transgender medicine.
Research Publications on NCBI PubMed