Imagen Dr. Carlos Panizo Santos, Departamento de Hematología.

meet Dr. Carlos Panizo Santos

Haematology and Haemotherapy Specialist
Area of expertise: Oncohematology

training andProfessional Career

Graduated in Medicine from the University of Navarra (1992), he carried out his doctoral thesis at the Clínica in March 1998 and specialised at the Clínica Universidad de Navarra until December 1997. 

Since November 2007, he has worked as a consultant doctor in the Haematology and Haemotherapy Department at the Clínica, where beforehand, he worked as a collaborating doctor since 1998.

He is a collaborative investigator at the Oncology Division of the Centre for Applied Medical Research (CIMA) and an investigator for the Network of Cooperative Cancer Research, with special focus on Lymphoma treatment (RETICC) His main areas of research are the treatment of lymphomas, physiopathologies and immunes alterations associated with lymphoproliferative syndromes.

  • Diagnosis and treatment of lymphomas and chronic lymphoproliferative syndromes
  • Cytomorphological diagnosis of haemopathies
  • PET evaluation as an applied diagnosis and prognosis technique for lymphomas and chronic lymphoproliferative syndromes
  • New treatments and therapeutic approaches for lymphomas: anti-idiotype vaccination, treatment with new monoclonal antibodies and new drugs
  • Clinical trials for lymphoma treatment

El Dr. Panizo explica cómo la inmunoterapia actúa frente al linfoma


As an educator

Associated Professor of Haematology at the University of Navarra Faculty of Medicine since September 2000

Recognised by the ANECA as an associated professor in September 2009.

As a researcher

He has written 25 book chapters and more than 50 articles in national and international magazines.

  • National Committee of Cooperative Work Group GELTAMO
  • European Society of Haematology
  • Spanish Society of Haematology and Haemotherapy
  • Editorial Committee for International Scholarly Research Network Haematology magazine



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