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Ofelia Cruz Martínez

Ofelia Cruz Martínez, paediatric oncologist SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital

Ofelia Cruz Martínez

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Oncology and Haematology
Paediatric oncologist
Expert in:
Paediatric Oncology and Neuro-Oncology

I am a specialist in Pediatrics and childhood cancer, with special dedication to Pediatric Neuro-Oncology. I'm an associate professor at the University of Barcelona. I have written more than 50 reviewed scientific articles about my specialty and various book chapters. I also review scientific articles from the Clinical Translational Oncology journal, among others. I am a member of the group of brain tumors of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP), to which I belong since 2000. In addition, I am a member of the Spanish and European societies of Oncology and Neuro-Oncology.

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Oncology and Haematology

Education

  • PhD in Medicine. University of Barcelona, 1992. 
  • Paediatric specialist through Resident Medical Internship Training (Hospital Clínic, Barcelona), 1988.
  • Degree in Medicine. University of Barcelona, 1984.

Scientific activity

  • Researcher in the area of cancer at the Sant Joan de Déu Paediatric Research Institute.

Teaching

  • Director of the Paediatric Oncology Master’s Programme of the University of Barcelona since 2005. 
  • Associate professor at the University of Barcelona (UB) since 1994.