Clara Castro

Clara Castro

Collaborator

Clara Castro obtained her degree in Mathematics from the Faculty of Sciences, University of Porto (FCUP) in 2008; MSc in Quantitative Methods in Economics and Management from the Faculty of Economics, University of Porto (FEP) in 2010 and PhD in Public Health from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto (FMUP) in 2016.

She works as a Biostatistician at the Department of Epidemiology of the Portuguese Oncology Institute of Porto (IPO-Porto) since 2009, acting as liaison person for several Internalstional epidemiology research projects, e.g. EUROCARE (Survival of cancer patients in Europe), RARECARENet (Information Network of Rare Cancers), European High Resolution Studies (Determinants of incidence and survival of patients with breast, colon and lung cancer, skin melanoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma), and EUROCHIP (Health Indicators for Monitoring Cancer in Europe). She is a member of the GRELL (Group for Cancer Epidemiology and Registration in Latin Language Countries) Steering Committee since 2017.

She is currently a Research member of the Epidemiology Research Group at IPO-Porto Research Centre (CI-IPOP), and of the Non Communicable Diseases Epidemiology Group of the Epidemiology Research Unit (EPIUnit) at Institute of Public Health of the University of Porto. Her major research interests are focused on cancer determinants and disease predictive models. ORCID: 0000-0001-9653-4581

Articles

2020
Forjaz G , Bastos J , Castro C , Mayer A, Noone AM, Chen HS, Mariotto AB

BMJ Open, 2020 Oct 23;10(10):e038937. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-038937.

2020
Minicozzi P, Vicentini M, Innos K , Castro C , Guevara M, Stracci F, Carmona-Garcia M, Rodriguez-Barranco M, Vanschoenbeek K, Rapiti E, Katalinic A, Marcos-Gragera R, Van Eycken L, Sánchez MJ, Bielska-Lasota M, Rossi PG, Sant M; Eur

Eur J Surg Oncol, 2020 Feb 21. pii: S0748-7983(20)30125-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ejso.2020.02.023. [Epub ahead of print]

2019
Santos AP , Castro C , Antunes L , Henrique R , Cardoso MH , Monteiro MP

J Clin Med, 2019 Sep 17;8(9). pii: E1479. doi: 10.3390/jcm8091479.

2019
2019
Minicozzi P, Van Eycken L, Molinie F, Innos K, Guevara M, Marcos-Gragera R , Castro C , Rapiti E, Katalinic A, Torrella A, Žagar T, Bielska-Lasota M, Rossi PG, Larrañaga N , Bastos J , Sánchez MJ, Sant M; European HR Working Group on breast cancer.

Int J Cancer, 2019 May 1;144(9):2118-2127. doi: 10.1002/ijc.31974. Epub 2018 Dec 27.

2018
Come J , Castro C , Morais A, Cossa M, Modcoicar P , Tulsidas S , Cunha L, Lobo V, Morais AG, Cotton S , Lunet N , Carrilho C , Santos LL

J Glob Oncol, 2018 Nov;(4):1-9. doi: 10.1200/JGO.18.00147.

2018
Santos AP , Santos AC , Castro C , Raposo L , Pereira SS , Torres I , Henrique R , Cardoso H , Monteiro MP

Cancers (Basel), 2018 Aug 27;10(9). pii: E293. doi: 10.3390/cancers10090293.

2018
Unsal AA, Kılıç S, Dubal PM, Baredes S, Eloy JA; EUROCARE-5 Working Group: , Castro C

Auris Nasus Larynx, 2018 Aug;45(4):815-824. doi: 10.1016/j.anl.2017.09.009. Epub 2017 Oct 19.

2018
Forjaz de Lacerda G, Kelly SP , Bastos J , Castro C , Mayer A, Mariotto AB, Anderson WF

Cancer Epidemiol, 2018 Jun;54:12-18. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2018.03.003. Epub 2018 Mar 13.

2018

J Gastroenterol, 2018 Jan;53(1):37-51. doi: 10.1007/s00535-017-1375-5. Epub 2017 Aug 18.

2017
Castro C , Dinis-Ribeiro M, Rodrigues ANG, Calheiros T, Santos J, Pereira P, Ramos M, Cunha H5, Andrade M, Costa A, Sá L , Antunes L , Bento MJ, Lomba-Viana R

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol, 2017 Dec 5. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0000000000001040. [Epub ahead of print]

2017
Pina F , Castro C , Ferro A , Bento MJ , Lunet N

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2017 Sep;26(5):404-410. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000285.

2016
Gacio MF, Lousame AM , Pereira S , Castro C , Santos J

Braz J Anesthesiol, 2016 Sep-Oct;66(5):475-84. doi: 10.1016/j.bjane.2015.02.007. Epub 2016 Jul 14.

2016
Castro C , Antunes L , Lunet N , Bento MJ

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2016 Sep;25(5):472-80. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000199.

2016
Morais S , Ferro A , Bastos A , Castro C , Lunet N , Peleteiro B

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2016 Jul;25(4):275-81. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000183.

2015

Dig Dis Sci, 2015 Aug;60(8):2470-6. doi: 10.1007/s10620-015-3624-x. Epub 2015 Mar 19.

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