Roberto Civitelli, MD

Roberto Civitelli, MD


Primary Academic Title

Sydney M. and Stella H. Schoenberg Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Bone and Mineral Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Metabolic skeletal disorders

Research Interest

Bone and mineral metabolism in health and disease, bone forming cells, cell signaling and direct cell-to-cell interactions via intercellular junctions


  • 1980: MD, Siena University, Siena, Italy


  • 1980 - 1985: Resident, internal medicine, Siena University, Siena, Italy
  • 1985 - 1989: Fellow, endocrinology and metabolism, The Jewish Hospital of St. Louis

Selected Research Publications

N-cadherin in osteolineage cells modulates stromal support of tumor growth.
  • Fontana F, Xiang J, Su X, [...] Civitelli R
  • J Bone Oncol 2021

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Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

  • South St. Louis County

    5225 Midamerica Plaza
    St. Louis, MO 63129

  • West St. Louis County

    Medical Office Building 2, 10 Barnes West Drive
    Creve Coeur, MO 63141

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