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Imagen Dr. Carlos Panizo Santos, Departamento de Hematología.

Dr. Carlos Panizo

Haematology and Haemotherapy Specialist
Area of expertise: Oncohematology
Works at: Navarre headquarters Madrid headquarters
Be part of: Clínica Universidad de Navarra Cancer Center Universidad de Navarra

Professional career

Graduated in Medicine from the University of Navarra (1992), he carried out his doctoral thesis at the same centre in March 1998 and completed his speciality 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 Clinic, where was previously a collaborating physician since 1998.


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.


The areas of his professional interest include:

  • 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


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

Author of 25 book chapters and more than 50 articles in national and international magazines.

Scientific organizations

  • Member of the National Committee of the Cooperative Working Group GELTAMO.
  • Member of the European Society of Hematology.
  • Member of the Spanish Society of Hematology and Hemotherapy.
  • Member of the Editorial Committee of the journal International Scholarly Research Network Hematology.
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