Carol Pilbeam, PhD, MD
Dr. Pilbeam is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Connecticut Health Center (UCHC). She was recruited to the Health Center by the Center on Aging in 1987. Her clinical specialties are geriatrics and osteoporosis. She does NIH funded research in skeletal biology with a focus on the role of prostaglandins in bone physiology and pathology. She has been Director of the Skeletal Craniofacial and Oral Biology area of concentration in the Biomedical Science graduate program. She is a Professor of Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery and a member of the New England Musculoskeletal Institute and the Graduate Clinical and Translational Research faculty. She recently became Director of the MD/PhD program.
Brookdale Fellow Class of 1987