Janine Capobiango Martins

Brazil
Committee Member

Biographical Info
Dr Janine Capobiango Martins is a clinical oncologist. Since 2018 she has been working in Oncology focusing in Geriatric Oncology. She is currently working at Prevent Senior, Brazil (BR) and leading a Geriatric Oncology Service at her institution. Her academic background and training were accomplished in Clinical Oncologist at ABC College of Medicine, Sao Paulo/ BR and due to her interest in geriatric oncology she enrolled the Academic Visitor & Scholars Program at the Moffitt Cancer Center, Florida, USA in 2017 under the guidance of Dr Martine Extermann and Dr Lodovico Balducci. At the same year, she enrolled the Academic Observership Program at the Nacional Cancer Institute of Sao Paulo, BR under the guidance of Dr Theodora Karnakis. Her master’s thesis is Metastatic prostate cancer in frail older patient: dose escalation study of chemotherapy with Docetaxel. In 2019, she completed SIOG advanced course in Geriatric Oncology course in Treviso/ Italy. She is also the director and founder of Oncogeriatria Brazil and actively involved in the dissemination and training of professionals in Geriatric Oncology in Brazil.