Thomas Oliver Carpenter MD
Professor of Pediatrics (Endocrinology) and of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and Clinical Professor of Nursing; Director, Yale Center for X-Linked Hypophosphatemia; Medical Director, Hospital Research Unit
Departments & OrganizationsYale Medical Group
Office of Student ResearchClinical Investigation, Yale Center for (YCCI)Cancer Center, YaleSkin Diseases Research Center, Yale | Bone Center | Pituitary Program | Fellowship Training | Diabetes Research Center | Yale Core Center for Musculoskeletal Disorders | Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation | Pediatrics: Pediatric Endocrinology: Center for X-Linked Hypophosphatemia, Yale
Yale School of Nursing
Dr. Carpenter has maintained a career-long involvement in metabolic bone diseases in children. He currently directs the Yale Center for X-linked Hypophosphatemia (XLH) and the Physiology Core of the Yale Core Center for Musculoskeletal Diseases. His research interests center on the pathophysiology and development of therapy for XLH, the most common inherited form of rickets. He also has a major interest in the metabolism and function of vitamin D, and disorders related to vitamin D in children. He served as director of the Yale Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship Training Program for over 20 years, and is Clinical Director of the Yale’s Pediatric Endocrinology Section.