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photo Mary Kotlarczyk, PhD


Research Assistant Professor of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh Claude D. Pepper Center Scholar

Associate Director of the Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment Center


Phone: 412-692-2481

Phone: 412-692-2481
Fax: 412-692-2486
Administrative Assistant:
Naama Balass
Phone: 412-692-2477
Education and Training
B.S. Chemistry, Chatham University
M.S. Pharmacology/Toxicology, Duquesne University
Ph.D. Pharmacology, Duquesne University
M.S. Clinical Research, University of Pittsburgh
Research Interest
My research focuses on osteoporosis, sarcopenia, and the interactions between bone and muscle with aging. My overall goal is to improve musculoskeletal health and physical function in older adults, particularly those residing in long-term care communities.
For my complete bibliography, Click Here.
Sponsored Research/Activities
Title: Innovative Approach to Geriatric Osteoporosis
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding Agency: National Institute of Aging
Grant Number: R01 AG066825
Start Year: 2020
End Year: 2025