Gilbert A. Boissonneault, Ph.D., PA-C

Professor Emeritus
Division of Physician Assistant Studies

 

Biography

Dr. Boissonneault received his B.S. in human nutrition from Michigan State University in 1977. He served in Peace Corps-Thailand and then completed his Ph.D. in human nutrition at the University of Illinois-Champaign in 1982. Dr. Boissonneault conducted post-doctoral research at the Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME (1982-1984) and at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (1984-1985). In January 1986 Dr. Boissonneault joined the Clinical Nutrition faculty at the University of Kentucky. In 2001 Dr. Boissonneault completed training as a physician assistant through the University of Kentucky. He currently is a Professor in the Division of Physician Assistant Studies.

Clinical Work

Dr. Boissonneault is a certified physician assistant who practices family medicine in Mount Sterling, Kentucky.

Publications

  • Heinan, M.L., O’Donoghue, D.L., G.A. Boissonneault, A.E. Brenneman, A.C. Essary, M-M. Leger, and T. Moreau. Substance abuse: Performance-enhancer use and misuse (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 23(7):16-18, 2010.
  • Moreau, T., O’Donoghue, D.L., G.A. Boissonneault, A.E. Brenneman, A.C. Essary, M.L. Heinan, and M-M. Leger. Substance abuse: Performance-enhancer use and misuse (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 23(5):18-21, 2010.
  • Bodnár, Z., T. Keresztes, I. Kovács, Z. Hajdú, G.A. Boissonneault, and S. Sipka. Increased serum adenosine and interleukin 10 levels as laboratory markers of increased intra-abdominal pressure. Langenbecks Arch. Surg. DOI 10.1007/s00423-009-0583-8.
  • Brenneman, A.E., O’Donoghue, D.L., G.A. Boissonneault, A.C. Essary, F. Fortier, M.L. Heinan, M-M. Leger, and T. Moreau. Pain management: Opioid use in chronic pain (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 23(3):18-21, 2010.
  • Pashikanti , S., D.R. de Alba, G.A. Boissonneault, and D. Cervantes Laurean. Rutin Metabolites: Novel Inhibitors of Non-oxidative Advanced Glycation End Products, Free Rad. Biol. Med., doi:10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2009.11.019.
  • Boissonneault, G.A., D.L. O’Donoghue, A.E. Brenneman, A.C. Essary, M.L. Heinan, and T. Moreau. Mild cognitive impairment and dementia. J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 23(1):18-22, 2010.
  • O’Donoghue, D.L., G.A. Boissonneault (co-principal author), A.E. Brenneman, A.C. Essary, F. Fortier, M.L. Heinan, M.M. Léger, R. McNellis, and T. Moreau. Major depression: Screening and treatment (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 22(11):18-19, 2009.
  • Essary, A.C., O’Donoghue, D.L., G.A. Boissonneault, A.E. Brenneman, M.L. Heinan, and T. Moreau. The PCMH: A model for primary care (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 22(9):16-21, 2009.
  • Van Dyke, E.M., O’Donoghue, G.A. Boissonneault, A.E. Brenneman, A.C. Essary, M.L. Heinan, M-M. Leger, and R. McNellis. Autistic disorder: Early interventions can improve outcomes (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 22(7):18-19, 2009.
  • Heinan, M.L., O’Donoghue, D.L., G.A. Boissonneault, A.E. Brenneman, A.C. Essary, M-M. Leger, R. McNellis, and E.M. Van Dyke. Melanoma: Early detection saves lives (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 22(5):18-21, 2009.
  • Brenneman, A.E., O’Donoghue, D.L., G.A. Boissonneault, A.C. Essary, M.L. Heinan, M-M. Leger, and E.M. Van Dyke. Adult immunization: The 2009 vaccine schedules (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 22(3):15-17, 2009.
  • Boissonneault, G.A., D.L. O’Donoghue, A.E. Brenneman, A.C. Essary, M.L. Heinan, M-M. Leger, R. McNellis, and E.M Van Dyke. Obesity: The current treatment protocols (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 22(1):16-19, 2009.
  • O’Donoghue, D.L., G.A. Boissonneault, A.E. Brenneman, A.C. Essary, M.L. Heinan, M-M. Leger, and E.M. Van Dyke. Influenza 2008-2009: Update your vaccination protocol (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 21(11):16-21, 2008.
  • O’Donoghue, G.A. Boissonneault, A.E. Brenneman, A.C. Essary, M.L. Heinan, M-M. Leger, and R. McNellis. Preconception care: Ensuring healthier pregnancies (Clinical Watch). J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 21:16-21, 2008.
  • Boissonneault, G.A. In press. Dietary fat, immunity, and inflammatory disease. In: Fatty Acids in Foods and their Health Implications, 3nd edition, Chapter 40, C.K. Chow, editor. Marcel Dekker, Inc.
  • Cervantes-Laurean, D., D.D. Schramm, E.L. Jacobson, Ihab Halaweish, G. Bruckner, and G.A. Boissonneault, 2006. Inhibition of advanced glycation end product formation on collagen by rutin. J. Nutr. Biochem.17:531-540.
  • Hopenhayn-Rich, C., D. Moore, B. Huang , J. Redmond, T. Tucker, R. Kryscio, and G.A. Boisonneault, 2004. Patterns of colorectal cancer incidence, risk factors and screening in Kentucky. Southern Med. J. 97(3):216-223.
  • Meerarani, P., E.J. Smart, M. Toborek, G.A. Boissonneault, and B. Hennig, 2003. Cholesterol attenuates linoleic acid-induced endothelial cell activation. Metabolism 52(4):493-500.
  • Boissonneault, G.A. 2003. DASHing to lower blood pressure. J. Am. Acad. Phys. Asst. (JAAPA) 4:WEB.
  • Cheatham, M.A., M. Boosalis, and G.A. Boissonneault, 2002. Use of a computer tutorial on nutritional assessment by three different groups of health professions students. J. Allied Health. 31(4): 252-255.
  • Lenn, J., T. Uhl, C.G. Mattacola, G.A. Boissonneault, J.W. Yates, W. Ibrahim, and G. Bruckner, 2002. The effects of fish oil and isoflavones on delayed onset muscle soreness. Med. Sci. Sports Exercise 34(10):1605-1613.
  • Maynard, L.M., G.A. Boissonneault, C.K. Chow, and G.G. Bruckner, 2001. High levels of dietary carnosine are associated with increased concentrations of carnosine and histidine in rat soleus muscle. J. Nutr. 131:287-290.
Gilbert A. Boissonneault

Gilbert A. Boissonneault, Ph.D., PA-C
Professor Emeritus, Division of Physician Assistant Studies
gaboiss@pop.uky.edu

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