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Dr. Pedro Barata earned his medical degree from the New University of Lisbon in 2009 and completed his medical oncology fellowship in 2016. After completion of his fellowship, he was invited to join the genitourinary group at Taussig Cancer Center, where he worked as a clinical experimental therapeutics fellow for two years. During this time, he developed a productive collaboration with his mentors, Dr. Brian Rini and Dr. Jorge Garcia, world experts in the management of patients with prostate, bladder and kidney cancer. Dr. Barata has authored or co-authored more than 30 research publications in high-quality journals, such as Cancer, Annals of Oncology, and British Journal of Cancer, among others. In addition, he has presented multiple abstracts at important national and international meetings, as well as authored textbook chapters and clinical reviews. He has also served as a reviewer for prestigious peer-reviewed journals, such as JAMA Oncology, ASCO and Journal Global Oncology. Dr. Barata moved to Tulane University in 2018 to continue his clinical and research work in the GU field and to help expand the program offered at Tulane Cancer Center, with a particular focus on clinical trials.
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