Who's Who

Adalberto Miranda-Filho

Iarc Postdoctoral Fellow

Section of Cancer Surveillance


Academic Degrees

YearDegreeMajorInstitutionTownCountry
2016PhDEnvironmental EpidemiologyFIOCRUZRio de JaneiroBrazil
2012MScEnvironmental EpidemiologyFIOCRUZRio de JaneiroBrazil
2009BsEnvironmental TechnologyFUCEFETRio de JaneiroBrazil


Current Research Projects

  • Brain and nervous system tumours: a worldwide population-based study


Selected Publications

Miranda-Filho A, Piņeros M, Soerjomataram I, Deltour I, Bray F. Cancers of the brain and CNS: global patterns and trends in incidence. Neuro-Oncol. 2016 Aug 29;now166

Miranda Filho AL, Koifman RJ, Koifman S, Monteiro GT. Brain cancer mortality in an agricultural and a metropolitan region of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: a population-based, age-period-cohort study, 1996-2010. BMC Cancer. 2014 May 6;14:320.

Miranda-Filho AL, Monteiro GT, Meyer A. Brain cancer mortality among farm workers of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: a population-based case-control study, 1996-2005. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2012 Sep;215(5):496-501. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2011.10.007. Epub 2011 Nov 26.