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Dr Fabio Girardi

MD MPhil

Research Degree Student

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Fabio is a practising medical oncologist from Italy. After obtaining his qualifications at the University of Padua (2005 and 2010), he worked at consultant level for several years in his home country, with a special interest in the management of brain tumours in adults. In 2015-2016 he studied for an MPhil in Epidemiology at the University of Cambridge.

Affiliations

Department of Non-communicable Disease Epidemiology
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health

Research

Fabio has recently joined the Cancer Survival Group at LSHTM as a doctoral student, under the supervision of Prof Michel Coleman. He is funded by the Children with Cancer UK Jane Davidson and Paul O’Gorman Studentship. Using data from the CONCORD-3 study, his project aims to estimate and describe worldwide trends in survival from brain tumours by morphology, grade, topography, age, sex and time.

Research Area
Health inequalities
Surveillance
International comparisons
Discipline
Epidemiology
Disease and Health Conditions
Cancer
Region
World

Selected Publications

Risks of breast or ovarian cancer in BRCA1 or BRCA2 predictive test negatives: findings from the EMBRACE study.
Girardi, F. ; Barnes, D.R. ; Barrowdale, D. ; Frost, D. ; Brady, A.F. ; Miller, C. ; Henderson, A. ; Donaldson, A. ; Murray, A. ; Brewer, C. ; Pottinger, C. ; Evans, D.G. ; Eccles, D. ; EMBRACE, . ; Lalloo, F. ; Gregory, H. ; Cook, J. ; Eason, J. ; Adlard, J. ; Barwell, J. ; Ong, K.R. ; Walker, L. ; Izatt, L. ; Side, L.E. ; Kennedy, M.J. ; Tischkowitz, M. ; Rogers, M.T. ; Porteous, M.E. ; Morrison, P.J. ; Eeles, R. ; Davidson, R. ; Snape, K. ; Easton, D.F. ; Antoniou, A.C. ;
2018
Genet Med
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