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Carlo V Caballero-Uribe

  • MD
  • Director
  • Centro de Artritis y Osteoporosis
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Research interests

Health CommunicationSocial Media and MedicineOsteoporosisRheumatoid ArthritisRheumatology


I am an Internist and Rheumatologist. Trained also in health care management and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound assessments with and strong interested in the application of social media to the teaching of medicine and to the change of health care. Actually doing a Phd in Health Communication. I have received several Honors Awards and have 3 books and more than 50 published papers. I am Editor of an Universitary Medical Journal and have Extensive Medical and Research Experience in clinical trials. Frequent speaker at major meetings held in latin America an abroad in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoporosis, Early arthritis and rheumatology networks and heath 2.0. ¨carpe diem¨ Specialties Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, Health Care Management, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Assessment. Certified Densitometrist 2011. Colombian Rheumatology Association for outstanding service to Colombian Rheumatology. 2010: Winner Objetos de Aprendizaje y Aplicaciones Web 2.0 en procesos de Enseñanza-Aprendizaje / Web 2.0 applications in learning and teaching process. 2009: Distinguished Member. Fundare (Fundación Colombiana de Apoyo al reumático/Colombian Foundation of Rheumatic patients) . 2008. Salud Reinun Award for contributions to the development of Rheumatology in Colombia 2006 Academic Merit Medal.Universidad del Norte. 2005 National Prize of Rheumatology. 1999 Outstanding ex alumni.Liceo de Cervantes 1997 Outstandig young award. Junior Chamber 1989 Distinguished Resident 3rd year Internal Medicine 1988 Distinguished Resident 2nd year Internal Medicine Honors President XIII National Congress of Rheumatology 2011 President Colombian Rheumatology Association 2001-3 President Exanorte 1995-7

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  • Early rheumatoid arthritis in Latin America. Low socioeconomic status relates to high disease activity at baseline.

    • Massardo L
    • Pons-Estel B
    • Wojdyla D
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  • The fibromyalgia problem. A Latin American point of view.

  • Use of Social Media in clinical research. Panlar 2012

    • Caballero-Uribe Carlo V.
  • Prevenci{ó}n, diagn{ó}stico y tratamiento de la osteoporosis inducida por corticoides Patrones de conducta en reumat{ó}logos del caribe colombiano; Prevention, diagnosis and treatment of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis Patterns of conduct in rheumatol

    • Caballero-Uribe C
    • Acosta J
    • Andrade F
  • Raynaud's phenomenon in primary Sjogren's syndrome. Association with other extraglandular manifestations.

    • Kraus A
    • Caballero-Uribe C
    • Jakez J

Professional experience


Centro de Artritis y Osteoporosis

May 1997 - Present

Coordinator Unit of Rheumatology

Hospital Universidad del Norte

February 1997 - Present

Education history

Instituto Nacional de la Nutrición