Physician Profile

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

Professor of Medicine
Office Locations:

Endocrine Neoplasia
Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

UConn Health
Outpatient Pavilion, 2nd Floor East
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Board Certifications:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolCornell UniversityBiological Sciences
Medical SchoolUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine and DentistryMedicine and Biochemistry
FellowshipUniversity of Virginia Medical CenterEndocrinology and Metabolism
InternshipUniversity of Virginia Medical CenterInternal Medicine
ResidencyUniversity of Virginia Medical CenterInternal Medicine
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Research Interests:

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.

Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Neomorphic effects of recurrent somatic mutations in Yin Yang 1 in insulin-producing adenomas. Cromer, M Kyle; Choi, Murim; Nelson-Williams, Carol; Fonseca, Annabelle L; Kunstman, John W; Korah, Reju M; Overton, John D; Mane, Shrikant; Kenney, Barton; Malchoff, Carl D; Stalberg, Peter; Akerström, Göran; Westin, Gunnar; Hellman, Per; Carling, Tobias; Björklund, Peyman; Lifton, Richard P. (2015). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 13, (112), 4062-7.

Association of Hashimoto's thyroiditis with thyroid cancer. Azizi, G; Keller, J M; Lewis, M; Piper, K; Puett, D; Rivenbark, K M; Malchoff, C D. (2014). Endocrine-related cancer, 6, (21), 845-52.

Is familial nonmedullary thyroid carcinoma more aggressive than sporadic nonmedullary thyroid carcinoma?. Malchoff, Carl D; McDonald, Thomas J. (2014). Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association, 4, (24), 782-3.

Intracerebral hemorrhage with hypothyroidism. Czap, Alexandra; Shoup, John P; Winkler, Jonathan; Staff, Ilene; Fortunato, Gil; Malchoff, Carl; McCullough, Louise D; Sansing, Lauren H. (2013). Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association, 8, (22), e602-9.

Performance of elastography for the evaluation of thyroid nodules: a prospective study. Azizi, Ghobad; Keller, James; Lewis, Michelle; Puett, David; Rivenbark, Karly; Malchoff, Carl. (2013). Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association, 6, (23), 734-40.