Richard Glenn Kibbey MD/PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology) and of Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology

Yale Medical Group

Office of Student ResearchSignal TransductionCellular & Molecular Physiology: Graduate Program in Cellular and Molecular PhysiologyInternal Medicine: Endocrinology: Diabetes Center, Fellowship Training; Diabetes Research Center

Research Interests

Mechanisms of insulin secretion by beta-cells; Pathogenesis of beta-cell exhaustion in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus; Mitochondria more...


  • B.S., Trinity University, 1991
  • B.A., Trinity University, 1991
  • M.D./Ph.D., University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 2000

Selected Publications

  • Jamison RA, Stark R, Dong J, Yonemitsu S, Zhang D, Shulman GI, *Kibbey RG. (2011) Hyperglucagonemia precedes beta-cell dysfunction and causes hyperglycemia in chronically glucose-infused rats. Epub ahead of print: Am J Physiology-Endocrinology
  • Jurczak MJ, Lee HY, Birkenfeld AL, Jornayvaz FR, Frederick DW, Pongratz RL, Zhao X, Moeckel GW, Samuel VT, Whaley JM, Shulman GI, *Kibbey RG. (2011) SGLT2 Deletion Improves Glucose Homeostasis and Preserves Pancreatic ß-cell Function. Diabetes. 2011 Mar;60(3):890-8. PMID: 21357472
  • Stark R, Pasquel F, Turcu A, Pongratz RL, Roden M, Cline GW, Shulman GI, *Kibbey RG (2009) Mitochondiral PEPCK links anaplerosis and mitochondrial GTP with insulin secretion. J. Biol. Chem. 284(39): 26578-90 PMID: 19635791



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