Carlota Castro is a nutritionist and PhD student currently working in the PREDICOP study (Prevention of Breast Cancer Recurrence Through Weight Control, Diet, and Physical Activity Intervention). She works at Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, at the Catalan Institute of Oncology since the year 2014.
She graduated with a degree in Nutrition and Dietetics (Ramon Llull University, 2013) and holds a Master in Nutrition and Metabolism (Rovira I Virgili University, 2015). Also, she has been trained is statistics, epidemiology and data management through a Master in Public Health (Pompeu Fabra University, 2017).
Her PhD focused on assessing the effect of a lifestyle intervention combining diet and physical activity on the weight change of breast cancer survivors.