Vasco Fonseca


Biographical Info
Vasco Carvalho Lourenço da Fonseca is a Medical Oncologist at the Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental’s Oncology Unit (CHLO), at the Maria José Nogueira Pinto Palliative Care Unit and for the Portuguese National Military Forces. Author of the clinical Breast and neoadjuvant Breast cancer treatment protocol of the CHLO. Member of the Directive Board of the Association of breast cancer patients, “Unidas para Vencer”. Invited Speaker in International Conferences on Cancer (USA and EU). Main Author of the pending trial ID: NCT03111615, HOrmone Therapy Immediately After Histological Diagnosis of Breast Cancer (HOTBreast). Main Researcher in a project aiming to improve early cancer diagnosis (melanoma) by connecting primary health care units and oncology centers. Research work in the area of human kinetics and oncology.