• Dr. Salvador earned her MD and completed her internship, residency and a research fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. She completed a fellowship in Oncology/Hematology at the University of Louisville where she is currently Assistant Professor in the Division of Medical Oncology/Hematology. Her primary clinical activities are in the medical oncology program for breast cancer. Her primary research interests are in preventive oncology and minority health related issues.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2020 Patient perspectives on primary care and oncology care coordination in the context of multiple chronic conditions: A systematic reviewResearch in Social and Administrative Pharmacy.  16:1003-1016. 2020
    2020 Healthcare providers’ perspectives on care coordination for adults with cancer and multiple chronic conditions: a systematic reviewJournal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research.  11:97-116. 2020
    2018 Mind-Body Interventions for Individuals With Heart Failure: A Systematic Review of Randomized TrialsJournal of Cardiac Failure.  24:186-201. 2018
    2017 Mind-body interventions for individuals with heart failure: A systematic review of randomized trialsJournal of Cardiac Failure.  24:186-201. 2017
    2015 Influences of diet and the gut microbiome on epigenetic modulation in cancer and other diseasesClinical Epigenetics.  7. 2015
    2015 Cancer-related fatigue, version 2.2015 2015
    2015 Development and testing of a tool to assess patient preferences for phase i clinical trial participation 2015
    2011 Quality of life, psychological well-being and self-efficacy in young women with breast cancer 2011
    2009 Effect of yeast-derived β-glucan in conjunction with bevacizumab for the treatment of human lung adenocarcinoma in subcutaneous and orthotopic xenograft modelsJournal of Immunotherapy.  32:703-712. 2009
    2008 Yeast-derived β-glucan augments the therapeutic efficacy mediated by anti-vascular endothelial growth factor monoclonal antibody in human carcinoma xenograft modelsClinical Cancer Research.  14:1239-1247. 2008
    2007 A phase I study of thalidomide, capecitabine and temozolomide in advanced cancerCancer Biology and Therapy.  6:840-845. 2007

    Education And Training

  • University of Texas Health Science Center, Residency
  • Helms Medical Institute, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • University of Arizona, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • University of Louisville Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • University of Texas Health Science Center, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine in Internal Medicine Residency Program, University of Texas System : San Antonio 1993
  • Full Name

  • Carolina Salvador