Laura Carbone

Section Chief

Laura Carbone

Section Chief

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Rheumatology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Other Duties

J Harold Harrison MD Dist Univ Chr in Rheumatology, Medicine, Rheumatology

  • (706) 721-2981
  • (706) 721-0596
  • HB 2030

Education

  • MS, Epidemiology University of Tennessee, 2001

  • MD, Medicine Medical College of Wisconsin, 1989

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty Rheumatology American Board of Internal Medicine,

  • American Board of Hospice and Palliative Care American Board of Internal Medicine, Member,

  • American Board of Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine,

  • Medical Liscence GA Composite Med Brd, 2013

  • PHY GA Composite Med Brd, 2013

  • Diplomat American Board of addiction medicine,

Awards & Honors

  • J. Harold Harrison, MD, Distinguished University Chair in Rheumatology 2018

  • MCG Exemplary Teaching Award 2018

  • MCG Exemplary Teaching Award 2017

  • MCG Exemplary Teaching Award 2016

  • Golden Apple Teaching Award College of Medicine, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RRHE 5000

    Rheumatology
  • GMED 5078

    Introduction to Rheumatology
  • GMED 5010

    Rheumatology Externship

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • "Pathological" Fractures in Spinal Cord Injuries and Disorders: Insight into International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision coding. , 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Membranous nephropathy complicating relapsing polychondritis: A case report., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Reasons for Initiation and Discontinuation of Pharmacological Therapies for Osteoporosis in Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Risk Factors and consequences of lower extremity fracture nonunions in veterans with spinal cord injury., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Estimating 24-Hour Urinary Excretion of Sodium and Potassium Is More Reliable from 24-Hour Urine Than Spot Urine Sample in a Feeding Study of US Older Postmenopausal Women., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Public Service

  • Clinica Latina 2017 - 2018

  • Humane Society of Shelby County 2010 - 2011

  • Centro Medico Umberto Parra 2008

  • Office of Emergency Preparedness, Memphis and shelby county health department 2006

  • Lecturer for Scleroderma Support Groups in Tennessee 2005 - 2006