Laura Carbone

Section Chief

Laura Carbone

Section Chief


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) 721-6909
  • (706) 721-6314
  • BI 5084


  • MS, Epidemiology University of Tennessee, 2001

  • MD, Medicine Medical College of Wisconsin, 1989


  • PHY GA Composite Med Brd, 2013

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

  • GMED 5077

    Ambulatory Adult Select


Selected Recent Publications

  • Association of Dietary Niacin Intake with Osteoporosis. The Cardiovascular Health Study, 2019
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis and Mortality in End Stage Renal Disease, 2018
  • Prevention and Management of Osteoporosis and Osteoporotic Fractures in Persons With a Spinal Cord Injury or Disorder: A Systematic Scoping Review, 2018
  • Use of My HealtheVet patient web portal among Veterans seen for diabetes mellitus at a medical center in the southeastern United States, 2017
  • Biomarker Calibrated Sodium and Potassium Intake and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among Postmenopausal Women., 2017

Public Service

  • Clinica Latina 2017 - 2018