Kindel Named Recipient of 2017 Mentored Career Development Award
The CTSI of Southeast Wisconsin congratulates Tammy Lyn Kindel, MD, PhD, recipient of the 2017 NIH Mentored Career Development Award. The award provides training opportunities for junior faculty working in clinical and translational research to become independent investigators.
Dr. Kindel is an assistant professor of surgery in the division of general surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Lutheran Memorial Hospital. She received her medical training at the Ohio State University and completed general surgery residency in 2013 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital/Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. Additionally, she completed a fellowship in Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery at the University of Nebraska in Omaha. Dr. Kindel earned a PhD in Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine. Her translational research interests are in the hormonal changes induced after bariatric surgery that are responsible for the improvement in metabolic disease post-operatively.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Kindel!