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Caio Max S. Rocha Lima, M.D.

General Information

Caio Max S. Rocha Lima, M.D.

Appointments

Call 305-243-4000 or request an appointment online

Contact

  • Fax: 305-243-9161

Specialties

  • Hematology/Oncology - Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Languages

English, Portuguese

Clinical Areas

G.I. oncology, thoracic oncology, phase I / drug development

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Med-Medical Oncology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Roles

  • Co-Director Pancreatic-Hepatobiliary and Related Malignancies Program
  • Co-Director Phase I Program
  • Professor of Clinical Medicine

Research Interests

Pancreatic cancer, colon & rectal cancer, lung cancer, phase I / drug development, general G.I. & general thoracic malignancies

Publications

  • 1.Leong SS, Rocha Lima CM, Green MR. Adjuvant Therapy in Non- Small Cell Lung Cancer. Progress and Perspectives in the Treatment of Lung Cancer. Van Houtte P, Klastersky J, Rocmans P. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg; 73-83, 1999
  • 2. Rocha Lima CM. Combined Modality Therapy for Locally Advanced Non- Small Cell Lung Cancer. Adel L, Silva O. Lung Cancer A Practical Guide; 111-123, 2008
  • 3.Rocha Lima CM. Chemotherapy in Limited Disease Small- Cell Lung Cancer. Raez L, Silva O. Lung Cancer A Practical Guide; 153-155, 2008
  • 4.Cavaleiro A, Costa F, Rocha Lima CM. Esophageal Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 100-111,2010.
  • 5.Cavaleiro A, Costa F, Buzaid A, Rocha Lima CM. Stomach Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 112-123,2010.
  • 6.Saragioto D, Costa F, Rocha Lima CM. Small Bowel Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 124-127,2010
  • 7.Costa F, Buzaid A, Rocha Lima CM. Rectal Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 128-136,2010
  • 8.Costa F, Rocha Lima CM, Buzaid A,. Colon Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 137-157,2010
  • 9.Azevedo F, Costa F, Rocha Lima CM. Pancreas Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 158-166,2010
  • 10.Texeira C, Costa F, Buzaid A, Rocha Lima CM. Anal Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 167-173,2010
  • 11.Costa F, Rocha Lima CM. Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 174-184,2010
  • 12.Macedo A, Costa F, Rocha Lima CM. Biliary Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 185-195,2010
  • 13.Prolla G, Rocha Lima CM. Esophageal Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 100-111,2011
  • 14.Prolla G, Buzaid A, Rocha Lima CM. Stomach Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 112-123,2011.
  • 15.Saragioto D, Buzaid A, Rocha Lima CM. Small Bowel Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 124-127,2011
  • 16.Coutinho A, Rocha Lima CM, Buzaid A. Rectal Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 128-136,2011
  • 17.Coutinho A, Rocha Lima CM, Buzaid A. Colon Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 137-157,2011
  • 18.Coutinho A, Buzaid A, Rocha Lima CM,. Pancreatic Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 158-166,2011
  • 19.Teixeira C, Buzaid A, Rocha Lima CM,. Anal Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 167-173,2011
  • 20.Coutinho A, Lopes G, Rocha Lima CM. Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 174-184,2011
  • 21.Saragiotto D, Rocha Lima CM. Biliary Cancer. Buzaid A, Maluf F, Rocha Lima CM. Manual De Oncologia Clinica MOC (English and Portuguese versions); 185-195,2011

Awards

ASCO Program Organizing Committee Member GI Track
USA - American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)representative at the European Society of Medical Oncology
International Young Investigator Award in Cancer Research
SmithKline Beecham National Medical Oncology Fellow’s Forum Award
American College of Physicians Research Award

Education

1995-1998 MD
Medical University of South Carolina
1990-1995 Residency
Universidade de Sao Paulo
1984-1990 Medical School
Federal University of Bahia
1981-1984 Undergraduate
Escola Tereza De Lizieux, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

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