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Professor Michael Capra

Clinical Professor (Paediatrics)

 


  ewing sarcoma   HEPATOBLASTOMA   OSTEOSARCOMA   Survivorship Passport
 Children's Liver Tumour European Research Network - chiLTERN
 Irish Childhood Cancer Survivorship Project
 Hope: The Complex Journey of Parents of Children with Cancer
 Palliative Chemotherapy Versus Supportive Care Alone for End-of-Life care in Pediatric Cancer: measuring parents' and healthcare professionals' preferences.
 Sibling and Parent Bereavement from Childhood Cancer.

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Board of Directors - International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) 2015
Member - International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) Scientific Committee 2015
Chair - local organising committee for the 48th Annual Society of International Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) conference in Dublin, Ireland Oct 2016
Executive Committee and National Coordinator - FOSTER (Fight Osteosarcoma Through European Research) 2021
Chair - National Children's Cancer Programme (NCCP) Survivorship CAYA Subcommittee 2019
Member - National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP) Molecular Diagnostic Committee 2018
Principal Investigator - Children's Oncology Group: Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin 2010
Rater - MORE (McMaster Online Rating of Evidence), Health Information Research Unit, McMaster University 2007
Member - Paediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) - annual conference organising committee, 2004-2005 2004
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Afrikaans Fluent Medium Medium
English Fluent Fluent Fluent
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The Society Of International Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) 2003 present
Society of International Paediatric Epithelial Liver Tumours (SIOPEL) 2004 present
Children's Oncology Group (COG) 2003 present
Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group (CCLG) 1999 present
SIOP Renal Tumour Study Group (SIOP-RTSG) 2019 present
EURO EWING Consortium (EEC) 2019 present
SIOP - Brain Tumour Group (SIOP-BTG) 2008 present
Fight Osteosarcoma Through European Research (FOSTER) 2021 present
PanCare 2021 present
National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP) 2017 present
Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) 2004 2006
The Council of Canadian Pediatric Hematology Oncology Directors (CCPHOD) 2005 2006
Stacey AW and Bowman R and Foster A and Kivelä TT and Munier FL and Cassoux N and Fabian ID and Global Retinoblastoma Study Group, Incidence of Retinoblastoma Has Increased: Results from 40 European Countries., Ophthalmology, 128, (9), 2021, p1369 - 1371, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Javadpour M, Amoo M, Crimmins D, Caird J, Daly P, Pears J, Owens C, Capra M, Cody D., Endoscopic extended transsphenoidal surgery for newly diagnosed paediatric craniopharyngiomas., Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery, 37, 2021, p1547 - 1561, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Doz F, van Tilburg CM, Geoerger B, Højgaard M, Øra I, Boni V, Capra M, Chisholm J, Chung HC, DuBois SG, Gallego-Melcon S, Gerber NU, Goto H, Grilley-Olson JE, Hansford JR, Hong DS, Italiano A, Kang HJ, Nysom K, Thorwarth A, Stefanowicz J, Tahara M, Ziegler DS, Gavrilovic IT, Norenberg R, Dima L, De La Cuesta E, Laetsch TW, Drilon A, Perreault S. , Efficacy and safety of larotrectinib in TRK fusion-positive primary central nervous system tumors, Neuro Oncology, 2021, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Besani C, Dunne A, D'Arcy-Bewick S, Owens C, Pears J, O'Marcaigh A, Malone A, Fortune G, Capra M, Smith OP., The Development of a National Paediatric Psycho-Oncology Service, Irish Medical Journal, 19, (7), 2021, p400-, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Sébastien Perreault, François Doz, Birgit Geoerger, Karsten Nysom, Ingrid Øra, Valentina Boni, Julia Chisholm, Steven G DuBois, Nicolas U Gerber, Hiroaki Goto, Juneko E Grilley-Olson, Jordan R Hansford, Hyoung Jin Kang, Michael Capra, Johannes H Schulte, Joanna Stefanowicz, Makoto Tahara, David S Ziegler, Ricarda Norenberg, Laura Dima, Esther De La Cuesta, Theodore W Laetsch, Cornelis M van Tilburg, RARE-07. EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF LAROTRECTINIB IN PEDIATRIC PATIENTS WITH TROPOMYOSIN RECEPTOR KINASE (TRK) FUSION-POSITIVE PRIMARY CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM (CNS) TUMORS, Neuro-oncology, Society for Neuro-Oncology's 6th Biennial Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Basic and Translational Research Conference, Virtual, June 10-12, 2021, 23, (Supp 1), 2021, ppi42-, Published Abstract, PUBLISHED  URL
Clarke M, Mackay A, Ismer B, Pickles JC, Tatevossian RG, Newman S, Bale TA, Stoler I, Izquierdo E, Temelso S, Carvalho DM, Molinari V, Burford A, Howell L, Virasami A, Fairchild AR, Avery A, Chalker J, Kristiansen M, Haupfear K, Dalton JD, Orisme W, Wen J, Hubank M, Kurian KM, Rowe C, Maybury M, Crosier S, Knipstein J, Schüller U, Kordes U, Kram DE, Snuderl M, Bridges L, Martin AJ, Doey LJ, Al-Sarraj S, Chandler C, Zebian B, Cairns C, Natrajan R, Boult JKR, Robinson SP, Sill M, Dunkel IJ, Gilheeney SW, Rosenblum MK, Hughes D, Proszek PZ, Macdonald TJ, Preusser M, Haberler C, Slavc I, Packer R, Ng HK, Caspi S, Popovi" M, Faganel Kotnik B, Wood MD, Baird L, Davare MA, Solomon DA, Olsen TK, Brandal P, Farrell M, Cryan JB, Capra M, Karremann M, Schittenhelm J, Schuhmann MU, Ebinger M, Dinjens WNM, Kerl K, Hettmer S, Pietsch T, Andreiuolo F, Driever PH, Korshunov A, Hiddingh L, Worst BC, Sturm D, Zuckermann M, Witt O, Bloom T, Mitchell C, Miele E, Colafati GS, Diomedi-Camassei F, Bailey S, Moore AS, Hassall TEG, Lowis SP, Tsoli M, Cowley MJ, Ziegler DS, Karajannis MA, Aquilina K, Hargrave DR, Carceller F, Marshall LV, von Deimling A, Kramm CM, Pfister SM, Sahm F, Baker SJ, Mastronuzzi A, Carai A, Vinci M, Capper D, Popov S, Ellison DW, Jacques TS, Jones DTW, Jones C., Infant High-Grade Gliomas Comprise Multiple Subgroups Characterized by Novel Targetable Gene Fusions and Favorable Outcomes., Cancer discovery, 10, (7), 2020, p942-963 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Chew S, Gleeson JP, McCarthy A, Watson GA, O'Dwyer R, Nicholson S, Capra M, Owens C, McDermott M, Daly P, Grant C., Leptomeningeal Relapse of Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma after 15 years., Irish Medical Journal, 112, (10), 2020, p1026 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  URL
Alken S, Owens C, Gilham C, Grant C, Pears J, Deady S, O'Marcaigh A, Capra M, O'Mahony D, Smith O, Walsh PM., Survival of childhood and adolescent/young adult (AYA) cancer patients in Ireland during 1994-2013: comparisons by age., Ir J Med Sci, 189, (4), 2020, p1223-1236 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Fabian ID, Stacey AW, Foster A, Kivelä TT, Munier FL, Keren-Froim N, Gomel N, Cassoux N, Sagoo MS, Reddy MA, Harby LA, Zondervan M, Bascaran C, Abdallah E, Abdullahi SU, Boubacar SA, Ademola-Popoola DS, Adio A, Aghaji AE, Portabella SA, Alfa Bio AI, Ali AM, Alia DB, All-Eriksson C, Almeida AA, Alsawidi KM, Antonino R, Astbury NJ, Atsiaya R, Balaguer J, Balwierz W, Barranco H, Popovic MB, Benmiloud S, Guebessi NB, Berete RC, Biddulph SJ, Biewald EM, Blum S, Bobrova N, Boehme M, Bornfeld N, Bouda GC, Bouguila H, Boumedane A, Brichard BG, L MC, Castela G, Català-Mora J, Chantada GL, Chernodrinska VS, Chiwanga FS, Cieslik K, Comsa C, Correa Llano MG, Csóka M, Da Gama IV, Davidson A, Potter P, Desjardins L, Dragomir MD, Bruyn MD, Kettani AE, Elbahi AM, Elgalaly D, Elhaddad AM, Ali Elhassan MM, Elzembely MM, Essuman VA, Evina TGA, Fasina O, Fernández-Teijeiro A, Gandiwa M, Aldana DG, Geel JA, Gizachew Z, Gregersen PA, Guedenon KM, Hadjistilianou T, Hassan S, Hederova S, Hessissen L, Hordofa DF, Hummlen M, Husakova K, Ida R, Ilic VR, Jenkinson H, Amani Kabesha TB, Kabore RL, Kalinaki A, Kapelushnik N, Kardava T, Kemilev PK, Kepak T, Khotenashvili Z, Klett A, Kosh Komba Palet JE, Krivaitiene D, Kruger M, Kyara A, Lachmann ES, Latinovi" S, Lecuona K, Lukamba RM, Lumbroso L, Lysytsia L, Maka E, Makan M, Manda C, Begue NM, Matende IO, Matua M, Mayet I, Mbumba FB, Mengesha AA, Midena E, Mndeme FG, Mohamedani AA, Moll AC, Moreira C, Msina MS, Msukwa G, Muma KI, Murgoi G, Musa KO, Mustak H, Muyen OM, Naidu G, Naumenko L, Ndoye Roth PA, Neroev V, Nikitovic M, Nkanga ED, Nkumbe H, Nyaywa M, Obono-Obiang G, Oguego NC, Olechowski A, Oscar AH, Osei-Bonsu P, Painter SL, Paintsil V, Paiva L, Papyan R, Parrozzani R, Parulekar M, Pawinska-Wasikowska K, Peri" S, Philbert R, Pochop P, Polyakov VG, Pompe MT, Pons JJ, Raobela L, Renner LA, Reynders D, Ribadu D, Riheia MM, Ritter-Sovinz P, Saakyan S, Said AM, Román Pacheco SS, Scanlan TA, Schoeman J, Seregard S, Sherief ST, Cheikh SS, Silva S, Sorochynska T, Ssali G, Stathopoulos C, Kranjc BS, Stones DK, Svojgr K, Sylla F, Tamamyan G, Tandili A, Tateshi B, Theophile T, Traoré F, Tyau-Tyau H, Umar AB, Urbak SF, Ushakova TL, Valeina S, Hoefen Wijsard MV, Veleva-Krasteva NV, Viksnins M, Wackernagel W, Waddell K, Wade PD, Wali Nigeria AH, Wime AD, Dod CW, Yanga JM, Yarovaya VA, Yarovoy AA, Zein E, Sharabi S, Zhilyaeva K, Ziko OA, Bowman R., Travel burden and clinical presentation of retinoblastoma: analysis of 1024 patients from 43 African countries and 518 patients from 40 European countries., The British journal of ophthalmology, 2020, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Cullinan N, Capra M, McVeigh T, Genetic Testing for Cancer Predisposition Syndromes in Adolescents and Young Adults, Current Genetic Medicine Reports, 8, 2020, p61 - 71, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
  

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Capra M, Recents developments in Paediatric Neuro-Oncology, UpToSPAED, Johannesburg, South Africa, 20th June, 2019, Europa Organisation Africa (EOA), Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Capra M, The greatest comeback: compassion in medicine, UpToSPAED, Johannesburg, South Africa, 21st June, 2019, Europa Organisation Africa (EOA), Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Capra M, Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma: adjuvant treatment - beneficence vs nonmaleficence, British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS), Dublin, June 15th , 2018, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Capra M, Paediatric Neuro-Oncology - the last decade, Neurosurgery Symposium: Celebrating 10 years of Neurosurgery at Temple Street, Dublin, 26th Oct, 2018, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Capra M, Retinoblastoma Survivorship, One retinoblastoma World Conference, Dublin, 17th Oct, 2016, World Eye Cancer Hope, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Capra M, Oncology and Palliative Care, 2nD International Children's Palliative Care Conference, Dublin, 23rd April, 2016, International Children's Palliative Care Network, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Capra M, Primary Bone Cancer - the collaboration, 7th Bone Cancer Research Trust, Patients and Supporters Conference, Leeds, UK, 22nd June, 2013, Bone Cancer Research Trust, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Capra M, Acute Care in Childhood Cancer, Irish Conference on Survivorship after Cancer during Childhood and Adolescence, Dublin, 26th Nov, 2011, Boyne Institute in partnership with Pancaresurfup, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Capra M, Malignant Melanoma in Childhood, Irish Melanoma Forum, Dublin, 18th Nov, 2011, ICORG, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology in, editor(s)Beattie RM, Champion M , MRCPCH 1: Essential Questions in Paediatrics, 2nd Edition, London, PasTest td, 2009, pp26 - 36, [Tomlin S, Capra M], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED

  

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Award Date
Junior Faculty Award for Clinical Excellence In Paediatric Care, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 2006
Robert Salter Humanitarian Award, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 2005
Paediatric Educational Resident Lecture Series Award, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 2005
Emergency Medicine Division - Best Grand Round Presentation, The Hospital for Sick Children 2005