Featured SPR Members
December 2016


Kyle Brothers, MD, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Louisville and an affiliated faculty member at the Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy, and Law. Dr. Brothers received his MD from the University Of Louisville School Of Medicine. He completed his residency training and chief residency in Pediatrics at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, and his PhD in Ethics and Society at Vanderbilt University.

Dr. Brothers' research focuses on policy and ethics in human genetics and the translation of health technologies into clinical care. He is currently the lead investigator for the ethics component of "Genomic Diagnosis in Children with Intellectual Disability," one of the projects comprising the Clinical Sequencing Exploratory Research (CSER) Consortium. In this project he is examining the implications of sequencing technologies for families seeking a genetic diagnosis for their child's developmental disability. He also serves as a co-chair for the Pediatrics Workgroup of the CSER Consortium. Dr. Brothers is a practicing primary care pediatrician, and serves as a clinical ethicist at Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky.


View Dr. Brothers' articles in PubMed