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Guillermo Luis Chantada Font

Guillermo Luis Chantada, oncologist Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Children's Hospital

Guillermo Luis Chantada Font

Languages:
English, Spanish

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Oncology and haematology
Oncologist
Expert in:
Paediatric oncology

Languages:
English, Spanish
Specialist in hematology and oncology, with stays at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York and Medizinsche Hochschule in Hannover. I am an associate member of the American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation since 1996 and a member of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) since 1997, International Society for Genetic Eye Diseases and Retinoblastoma (ISGEDR) since 1998, the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), since 2007 and the International Children's Oncology Group since 2009.

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Oncology and haematology

Education

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires (UBA), 1988.
  • Doctor of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires (UBA), 2013.

International experience

  • Specialist at the Haemato-Oncology Service, JP Garrahan Paediatric Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  • Paediatric Haemato-Oncology Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA, 1995.
  • Haematology Service, Hannover Medical School (Medizinische Hochschule Hannover – MHH), Germany, 1999.
  • Grant, Fund for Ophthalmic Knowledge (New York, USA) for a two-month research rotation at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the New York Presbyterian Hospital, november 2002.

Scientific activity

  • He has participated in many national and international conferences and congresses and been awarded numerous prizes.
  • Reviewer of scientific articles for internationally acknowledged medical publications.
  • Author of numerous publications, including book chapters and over 60 papers in international journals with references available at PubMed.
  • He has taken part in a number of research studies as lead researcher: clinical research protocols and translational research protocols.

Teaching

  • Editor in chief: Oncopedia, an educational website on paediatric haemato-oncology. St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, since 2005.