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Barbara A. Phillips, MD, MSPH, FCCP

Medical Director, Sleep Lab
Barbara A. Phillips, MD, MSPH, FCCP
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Practice Area

  • Pulmonary Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
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  • About

    Personal Statement

    My name is Barbara Phillips; I am a Professor of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington where I have spent my entire professional career. I established and direct the University of Kentucky Sleep Center. I serve as President-Elect and Regent at Large of the American College of Chest Physicians. I am a past-chairman of the National Sleep Foundation and the American Board of Sleep Medicine. I have served on the boards of the American Lung Association, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the Medical Advisory Board of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, and the Advisory Board to the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research.

    I have received a Sleep Academic Award from the National Institutes of Health and an Excellence in Education Award from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

    Faculty Rank

    Professor of Medicine

    Degree

    University of Kentucky, College of Medicine

    Residency

    Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, Richmond

    Fellowship

    Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, Richmond

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Sleep Medicine

    Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians

  • Awards

    College Medalist Award, 2013, American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST)

    Sleep Academic Award, 2013, National Institutes of Health