Kent Mckelvey, Jr, MD

Rockefeller Chair in Clinical Genetics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Kent McKelvey, MD, is an Associate Professor in Medical Genetics and Family Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and is board-certified in both specialties. He serves as the Director of Adult and Cancer Genetics Services at UAMS and is the inaugural recipient of the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Chair in Clinical Genetics.

Dr. McKelvey leads a multidisciplinary clinic that provides comprehensive services for adolescents and adults with genetic syndromes. He is interested in public health issues that take into account the growing number of people with genetic syndromes and the complex interplay of medical and social needs in this population across lifespan.