Margareth C. Ozelo, MD, PhD
University of Campinas
Hemocentro UNICAMP, Brazil
Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
Dr. Margareth C. Ozelo is Associate Professor of Internal Medicine Department, and Director of the Haematology Division from University of Campinas (UNICAMP) in Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil. She received her medical degree (1994), specialist training in haematology and transfusion medicine (1994-1997), and PhD (2004) at UNICAMP before undertaking a postdoctoral fellowship in David Lillicrap’s laboratory, at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, focused in gene therapy for haemophilia (2006–2009).
Dr. Ozelo is also the Director of the WFH International Haemophilia Training Centre (IHTC) from Hemocentro UNICAMP. In 2012, she was nominated as a member of the Novo Nordisk Haemophilia Foundation Council and was member of the Executive Committee of the World Federation of Haemophilia from 2012 to 2014.
Dr Ozelo is involved with several research projects, including, gene therapy for haemophilia, risk factors for inhibitor development, immune tolerance induction, and the management of musculoskeletal complications of haemophilia, and inherited platelet disorders.