About Us

The Center for Skeletal Medicine and Biology brings together diverse researchers at Baylor College of Medicine to develop coordinated clinical and basic science research and provide training opportunities more broadly focused on musculoskeletal health. The center is part of the Rolanette and Berdon Lawrence Bone Disease Program of Texas, a collaborative research, clinical and education program of Baylor College of Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and The University of Texas Health Sciences Center.

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The Bone Disease Program of Texas

The Rolanette and Berdon Lawrence Bone Disease Program of Texas acts as hub for activities related to bone health and osteoporosis research. Read more about this collaborative program.

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Baylor Participants

Research participants from Baylor College of Medicine and partner institutions work to translate basic science discoveries to more effective treatment and prevention options. See list of Baylor participants and information on each.

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Cores

Cores provide technical and training services to assist investigators at Baylor College of Medicine and in the Bone Disease Program.

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Seminars/Grand Rounds

A range of seminars and training opportunities are available for individuals interested in musculoskeletal health.