Arno Ken Kumagai MD

Professor, Internal Medicine
Specialties: 
Endocrinology, Internal Medicine
Clinical Interests:

Insulin-dependent diabetes, intensive insulin therapy, hypoglycemia, diabetes mellitus, endocrinology and metabolism

Locations

U of M Endocrinology & Metabolism

Domino's Farms - Lobby C
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr
Ann Arbor
MI
48105
Phone:
866-266-5221

U of M Internal Medicine Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes

Domino's Farms
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr, GPS: 4000 Ave Maria Drive
Ann Arbor
MI
48106
Phone:
734-936-5504

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • UCLA School of Medicine, 1988

Residency

  • Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Internal Medicine, CA, 1991

Fellowship

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, UCLA Center for the Health Sciences, 1995

Professional Organizations

  • American Diabetes Association

  • American Academy of Communication in Health Care

Board Certification

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Research

Glucose transporter gene expression (GLUT1), molecular mechanisms underlying diabetic retinopathy and hypoglycemia, blood-brain barrier, and blood-retinal barrier, and endothelial cell gene expression

Biography

Dr. Arno K. Kumagai is Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Medical Education at the University of Michigan Medical School. He is an endocrinologist, and his clinical interests are in the intensive management of type 1 diabetes and insulin-induced hypoglycemia. He serves as Director of the Family Centered Experience Program and Longitudinal Case Studies, two small group-based courses in the first two years of medical school. He is also directs the second-year Endocrinology Sequence and is active in curriculum design and administration. His research interests include use of narratives in medical education, active and transformative learning, faculty development, critical pedagogy, and multicultural education.

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