Carlos A. González, IDIBELL-ICO

Dr Carlos A. González

Role and contribution

Dr. González leads the contribution to InterAct from Barcelona where he and his team contribute to WPs1.6 and 2.2.

Scientific profile

Dr. González has more than 25 years of experience in epidemiological cancer research, being the author (co) of more than 150 scientific papers. He is the national coordinator of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) in Spain and the current coordinator of an European EPIC project (EUR-GAST) on Nutrition, environmental and genetic factors, and the gastric cancer risk in the European Population. He has been the principal investigator in several multi-center collaborative studies on environmental factors, nutrition and cancer of the lung, stomach, urinary bladder and pleural mesothelioma.