Dr. Estrella Carballido is an Assistant Member in the Moffitt Cancer Center Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology. Dr. Carballido received her MD degree magna cum laude at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine in San Juan. She then completed an Internal Medicine Residency at the University of South Florida, where she served as Chief Resident. Dr. Carballido completed her Fellowship in Oncology/Hematology at Moffitt Cancer Center, and joined the Faculty as an Assistant Member. Dr. Carballido has practiced at The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center in Scottsdale, Arizona, and at Florida Cancer Specialists in Lee County. Dr. Carballido’s clinical interest is conducting clinical trials for patients with gastrointestinal tumors and identifying novel drug targets for personalized medicine. Dr. Carballido has a special interest in the development of strategies to diminish health care disparities in cancer care and increase enrollment of minorities in clinical trials.
Education & Training
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute - Hematology and Oncology
University of South Florida College of Medicine - Internal Medicine
Kim DW, Tan E, Zhou JM, Schell MJ, Martinez M, Yu J, Carballido E, Mehta R, Strosberg J, Imanirad I, Kim RD. A phase 1/2 trial of ibrutinib in combination with pembrolizumab in patients with mismatch repair proficient metastatic colorectal cancer. Brit J Cancer. 2021 May.124(11):1803-1808. Pubmedid: 33828254. Pmcid: PMC8144213.
Nelson RS, Seligson ND, Bottiglieri S, Carballido E, Cueto AD, Imanirad I, Levine R, Parker AS, Swain SM, Tillman EM, Hicks JK. UGT1A1 Guided Cancer Therapy: Review of the Evidence and Considerations for Clinical Implementation. Cancers (Basel). 2021 Mar.13(7). Pubmedid: 33805415. Pmcid: PMC8036652.
Permuth JB, Dezsi KB, Vyas S, Ali KN, Basinski TL, Utuama OA, Denbo JW, Klapman J, Dam A, Carballido E, Kim DW, Pimiento JM, Powers BD, Otto AK, Choi JW, Chen DT, Teer JK, Beato F, Ward A, Cortizas EM, Whisner SY, Williams IE, Riner AN, Tardif K, Velanovich V, Karachristos A, Douglas WG, Legaspi A, Allan BJ, Meredith K, Molina-Vega MA, Bao P, St Julien J, Huguet KL, Green L, Odedina FT, Kumar NB, Simmons VN, George TJ, Vadaparampil ST, Hodul PJ, Arnoletti JP, Awad ZT, Bose D, Jiang K, Centeno BA, Gwede CK, Malafa M, Judge SM, Judge AR, Jeong D, Bloomston M, Merchant NB, Fleming JB, Trevino JG. The Florida Pancreas Collaborative Next-Generation Biobank: Infrastructure to Reduce Disparities and Improve Survival for a Diverse Cohort of Patients with Pancreatic Cancer. Cancers (Basel). 2021 Feb.13(4). Pubmedid: 33671939. Pmcid: PMC7919015.
Frazer ML, Yang G, Felder S, McDonald J, Sanchez J, Dessureault S, Imanirad I, Carballido E, Kim RD, Hoffe SE, Frakes JM. Determining Optimal Follow-up for Patients With Anal Cancer Following Chemoradiation. Am J Clin Oncol. 2020 May.43(5):319-324. Pubmedid: 32028341.
Permuth JB, Clark Daly A, Jeong D, Choi JW, Cameron ME, Chen DT, Teer JK, Barnett TE, Li J, Powers BD, Kumar NB, George TJ, Ali KN, Huynh T, Vyas S, Gwede CK, Simmons VN, Hodul PJ, Carballido EM, Judge AR, Fleming JB, Merchant N, Trevino JG. Racial and ethnic disparities in a state-wide registry of patients with pancreatic cancer and an exploratory investigation of cancer cachexia as a contributor to observed inequities. Cancer Med. 2019 Jun.8(6):3314-3324. Pubmedid: 31074202. Pmcid: PMC6558500.
Martin JW, Carballido EM, Ahmed A, Farhan B, Dutta R, Smith C, Youssef RF. Squamous cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder: Systematic review of clinical characteristics and therapeutic approaches. Arab J Urol. 2016 Sep.14(3):183-191. Pubmedid: 27547458. Pmcid: PMC4983161.
Ho TH, Nateras RN, Yan H, Park JG, Jensen S, Borges C, Lee JH, Champion MD, Tibes R, Bryce AH, Carballido EM, Todd MA, Joseph RW, Wong WW, Parker AS, Stanton ML, Castle EP. A Multidisciplinary Biospecimen Bank of Renal Cell Carcinomas Compatible with Discovery Platforms at Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona. PLoS One. 2015 Jul.10(7):e0132831. Pubmedid: 26181416. Pmcid: PMC4504486.
Joseph RW, Millis SZ, Carballido EM, Bryant D, Gatalica Z, Reddy S, Bryce AH, Vogelzang NJ, Stanton ML, Castle EP, Ho TH. PD-1 and PD-L1 Expression in Renal Cell Carcinoma with Sarcomatoid Differentiation. Cancer Immunol Res. 2015 Dec.3(12):1303-1307. Pubmedid: 26307625. Pmcid: PMC4674298.
Tyson MD, Bryce AH, Ho TH, Carballido EM, Castle EP. Perioperative complications after neoadjuvant chemotherapy and radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. Can J Urol. 2014 Jun.21(3):7259-7265. Pubmedid: 24978354.
Trimaldi J, Carballido EM, Bowers JW, Anguiano AL, Zhang ZJ, Shah BD, Bruno S, List AF, Moscinski LC, Grady T, Agosti SJ, Kang L, Zhang L. B-lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoma associated with t(8;13)(p11;q12)/ ZMYM2 (ZNF198)-FGFR1 : rare case and review of the literature. Acta Haematol. 2013 Dec.130(3):127-134. Pubmedid: 23594707.
Carballido E, Veliz M, Komrokji R, Pinilla-Ibarz J. Immunomodulatory drugs and active immunotherapy for chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Cancer Control. 2012 Jan.19(1):54-67. Pubmedid: 22143062.
Gupta S, Carballido E, Fishman M. Sipuleucel-T for therapy of asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic, castrate-refractory prostate cancer: an update and perspective among other treatments. Onco Targets Ther. 2011 Nov.4:79-96. Pubmedid: 21792315. Pmcid: PMC3143908.
Carballido E, Fishman M. Sipuleucel-T: Prototype for development of anti-tumor vaccines. Curr Oncol Rep. 2011 Apr.13(2):112-119. Pubmedid: 21243538.
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