Tobias Carling is an Endocrine Surgeon and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Yale University School of Medicine. He serves as the Director of the Yale Endocrine Neoplasia Laboratory and is a Faculty Member of the Yale Cancer Center. His clinical interests are surgery of the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal gland, and endocrine pancreas, including minimally invasive and laparoscopic surgical techniques. The research interests involve molecular and tumor genetics of endocrine tumors, including inherited endocrine tumor susceptibility syndromes. He also studies the regulation of calcium homeostasis and nuclear hormone receptors, coregulators, and their role in tumor development. He obtained his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Uppsala University, Sweden. He then pursued a postdoctoral research training at The Burnham Institute for Medical Research, La Jolla, Calif, USA. He completed residency and fellowship training in general and endocrine surgery, respectively, at the Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA.
Biography Updated on 25 June 2009