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Paulo Pinheiro, MD, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department: School of Community Health Sciences
Office: BHS 520
Mail Code: 3064
Phone: 702-895-5717
Email: paulo.pinheiro@unlv.edu


Paulo S Pinheiro, MD, MSc, PhD, CTR is an Associate Professor of Epidemiology at the School of Community Health Sciences. His research focuses on cancer epidemiology, especially the validity of epidemiological indicators for ethnic and racial minorities. Other interests include breast cancer survival disparities in Nevada, post delivery cancer in mothers, cancer in Asian subgroups, cancer follow-up methods in the US, childhood leukemia survival differentials, diabetes and colorectal cancer, among others. He is the State Cancer Registry and works with multiple partnerships, workgroups and organizations in the fight against cancer at the local, state, national and international levels.