Dr. Carbone was appointed Division Chief of Rheumatology in the Department of Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University in 2013. She graduated summa cum laude from St. Peter’s College in Jersey City, NJ and received her medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Carbone did her internship and residency at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota. She completed her Rheumatology Fellowship and Masters degree in Epidemiology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, and Hospice and Palliative Care. Dr. Carbone practices Rheumatology, with a focus on osteoporosis and metabolic bone diseases. Her research interests are in osteoporosis and related bone diseases. She has coauthored over 150 publications, and is currently supported by the grants from the Rheumatology Research Foundation, the Department of Defense, and the NIH. She has served on NIH and VA study sections. Dr. Carbone is Program Director of the Rheumatology Fellowship Program at MCG.