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Carl Malchoff, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Medicine
Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-1850
Phone: 800-535-6232
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B.S.Cornell UniversityBiological Sciences
M.D., Ph.D.University of Rochester School of Medicine and DentistryMedicine and Biochemistry

Post-Graduate Training
InternshipUniversity of Virginia Medical CenterInternal Medicine
ResidencyUniversity of Virginia Medical CenterInternal Medicine
FellowshipUniversity of Virginia Medical CenterEndocrinology and Metabolism

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Invited Lecture New Guidelines for Surgery for Asymptomatic Primary Hyperparathyroidism,Second Annual New England Endocrine Tumor Symposium at Yale
2012-2013 Best DoctorsUS News and World Report
2012-2013 Best DoctorsUS News and World Report
Honoree of the Raynbow Diabetes Foundation for Contributions to Diabetes Care and ResearchRaynbow Diabetes Foundation
Invited Lecture, Familial Nonmedullary Thyroid CarcinomaAmerican Thyroid Association
Invited Lecture, Adrenal Insufficiency: The Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Nurses SocietyEndocrine Nurses Society
Invited Lecture, Diagnosis of Adrenal Insufficiency: The Endocrine Society 85th Annual MeetingEndocrine Society 85th Annual Meeting
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Invited Lecture, Molecular Genetics of Familial Papillary Thyroid CarcinomaEndocrine Society Annual Meeting
Invited Lecture, Glucocorticoid Use and Withdrawal,Continuing Education ProgramEndocrine Society
Invited Lecture, Familial Papillary Thyroid CarcinomaSatellite Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics
Invited Lecture, Adrenal Insufficiency, Continuing Education UpdateEndocrine Society
Leader, Meet the Professor Session - Adrenal InsufficiencyEndocrine Society Annual Meeting
Moderator, Adrenal SessionEndocrine Society Annual Meeting
Invited Lecture, Glucocorticoid ResistanceEndocrine Society, Continuing Education Update
Moderator, Adrenal DisordersEndocrine Society Annual Meeting
Invited "State-of-the-Art" Lecture on Generalized Inherited Glucocorticoid Resistance20th Annual International Aldosterone Conference
Invited Lecture, Generalize Inherited Glucocorticoid ResistanceEndocrine Society Annual Meeting
Moderator, Adrenal Gland Slide Presentation SessionEndocrine Society Annual Meeting
John Horsley Memorial AwardUniversity of Virgina Health Sciences Center
Primary Opponent to Claes-Hakan Bergh, at His Ph.D. Thesis DefenseUniversity of Gothenburg
American Cancer Society Postdoctoral FellowshipAmerican Cancer Society
Young Investigator AwardAmerican Diabetes Association
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Postdoctoral FellowshipJuvenile Diabetes Foundation
Lecture to second year medical students in endocrinology and metabolism course.

Clinical teaching of residents and endocrinology fellows in endocrinology.
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Compensation Committee at University of Connecticut Health Center (for compensation grievances)OtherUConn HealthUniversity20062012
UConn Health Diabetes Education ProgramEducation CommitteeDirectorUConn HealthUniversity2005
Faculty Review BoardAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthNational20052008
Scientific Advisory Committee, General Clinical Research CenterAdvisory CommitteeAlternateUConn HealthUniversity2003
Scientific Review Committee for Institutional Review BoardAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity2003
Endocrine Neoplasia ProgramEducation CommitteeHeadUConn HealthNational2001
Connecticut Endocrine SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPresidentExternalState19941996
The Endocrine SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American Thyroid AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American College of PhysiciansProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American Diabetes AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American Association of Clinical EndocrinologistsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
Hartford County Medical AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional
Dr. Malchoff has a general interest in the molecular pathogenesis of tumors of the thyroid, adrenal, and pituitary gland. Specific research interests include familial papillary thyroid carcinoma, autoimmunity in thyroid cancer, and primary aldosteronism. He has published over 45 peer-reviewed manuscripts and over 35 invited reviews.
Summer research rotations are available in the molecular pathogenesis of endocrine neoplasms.

Clinical research rotations are available in primary aldosteronism.

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Glucocorticoid Receptors, Their Mechanisms of Actin , and Glucocorticoid Resistance
    Cidlowski J, Malchoff CD, Malchoff D Endocrinology: Adult and Pediatric 2016 Jan;1717-1726
  • Glucocorticoid Receptors, Mechanisms of Action and Glucocorticoid Resistance
    Ashley B. Grossman, J. Larry Jameson, Leslie De Groot Endocrinology Adult and Pediatric: The Adrenal Gland, 6th Edition 2010 Jan;1820-1830




Short Surveys


Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma with metastases involving soft tissues of the upper and lower extremitiesPosterThe Endocrine 95th Society Annual Meeting Program2013San Francisco, CA
Long-term outcome following adrenalectomoy of primary hperaldosteronism caused by unilateral adrenal hyperplasia.PosterThe Endocrine Society 94th Annual Meeting Program2012Houston, TX
A new syndromic association: pituitary adenomas, paragangliomas and pheochromocytomasLectureThe Endocrine Society 94th Annual Meeting2012Houston, TX
Unusually aggressive paraganglioma phenotype in a kindred with a 57dlG SDHD mutationPosterThe Endocrine Society 94th Annual Meeting2012Houston, TX
Unusually aggressive paraganglioma phenotype in a kindred with a 57delG SDHD mutationPosterThe Endocrine Society 94th Annual Meeting Program2012Houston, TX
In primary aldosteronism an adrenal macroadenoma on CT scan does not reliably predict surgically remediable hyperaldosteronismPosterThe Endocrine Society Annual Meeting2011Boston, MA
Adrenal Venous Sampling Criteria for Surgically Remediable Primary Hyperaldosteronism,PosterThe Endocrine Society Annual Meeting2010San Diego