Teresa Tarrant, MD

Teresa Tarrant, MD

Rheumatology Chapel Hill, NC

Associate Professor, Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Office Address

  • 6013 Farrington Rd.
    Chapel Hill, NC 27517
    Phone: (919) 962-4284
    Fax: (919) 493-0474

Teresa Tarrant, MD

Rheumatology Chapel Hill, NC

Associate Professor, Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Rheumatology: General Rheumatology, Rheumatoid Arthritis & Related
  • Clinical Interests: Cellular Immunity; Humoral Immunity; CVID; Sjogren's Syndrome; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Allergy and Immunology

Education & Training

  • Duke University School of MedicineDuke University School of Medicine
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University Hospital
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University Hospital
  • University of Florida College of MedicineUniversity of Florida College of Medicine

Certifications & Licensure

  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License2000 - 2016
  • American Board of Internal MedicineRheumatology
  • American Board of Allergy and ImmunologyAllergy & Immunology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Academic Career Leadership Academy in Medicine (ACCLAIM)University of North Carolina, 2014, 2015
    • Scientific Advisory CommitteeRheumatology Research Foundation
    • James W. Woods Junior Faculty AwardUniversity of North Carolina, 2008

    Publications & Presentations


    Grant Support

    • G18 regulates autoimmune pathophysiology in arthritis.Rheumatology Research Foundation
      2014 - Present
    • A New Technology for Targeted Delivery of Anti-Inflammatory AgentsUniversity of North Carolina
      2015 - Present
    • Interrogating genetic susceptibility loci in CVID with autoimmunityUCSF and Primary Immune Deficiency Treatment Consortium (PIDTC)
      2015 - Present
    • Validating GPSM3 as a key regulator of monocyte-driven inflammatory arthritisRheumatology Research Foundation Disease Targeted Research Initiative
      2012 - 2014
    • G Protein-Coupled Receptor Kinase 3 Regulation Of Leukocyte Function In InflammatNational Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases
      2011 - 2011
    • G Protein Coupled Receptor Regulatory Mechanisms In ArthritisNational Institute Of Allergy And Infectious Diseases
      2006 - 2010

    Professional Memberships

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO


    • Faculty Biohttp://www.med.unc.edu/tarc/research/tarrant-team/dr-tarrant
    • Tarrant Labhttp://www.med.unc.edu/tarc/research/tarrant-team
    • Linked Inhttp://www.linkedin.com/pub/teresa-tarrant/95/4b7/690
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