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Carolina Hammes Torres

Ms. Carolina Hammes Torres

Pediatric, Strabismus, Genetics
Job Title:
Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Medical School:
Residency Program:
rio de janeiro, Brazil
Contact Information:
Humaita 258/403
rio de janeiro, rj
Brazil 22261004
Phone: 5521999343345

Carolina Hammes Torres, M.D.
Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Personal Information

Date of Birth: 06/30/1986
Place of Birth: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citizenship: Brazil and Portugal

Education and Post Graduate Training

2004- 2010 Medical Degree, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2011 -2014 Ophthalmology Residence,
Benjamin Constant Institute, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

2014- 2015 Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Fellowship
Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil

2015- 2016 Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellowship
Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil

Medical Licensure

Inactive São Paulo-Brazil
Active Rio de Janeiro-Brazil

Board Certification

Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology, March 2014

Present Positions

1- Pediatric Ophthalmologist and Strabismus Specialist
IBOL- Brazilian Institute of Ophthalmology - Rio de Janeiro- Brazil

2- Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Jesus City Hospital - Rio de Janeiro- RJ

3-Strabismus and Neuro-ophthalmology Specialist
Federal Hospital of state Servers - Rio de Janeiro- Brazil

Teaching Activities

2006 Nephrophysiology Instructor, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

2015-present Pediatric Ophthalmology Staff for Brazilian Navy Ophthalmology Residents at Jesus City Hospital -Rio de Janeiro- RJ

2016-present Strabismus and Neuro Ophthalmology Staff for 1st and 2nd year residents at Federal Hospital of state Servers- Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

Public Service

2015-Present Volunteer at "Instituto Catarata Infantil", a non-governmental organization that treats children with cataract.

Society Membership

2014-present: Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
2015-present: Brazilian Center of Strabismus
2015-present: Brazilian Society of Pediatric Ophthalmology

Original Publications

1- Madeira M, Neto LV, Torres CH, de Mendonça LM, Gadelha MR, de Farias ML. Vertebral fracture assessment in acromegaly. J Clin Densitom. 2013 Apr-Jun; 16(2):238-43

2- Madeira M, Zen MS, Lacativa PGS, Torres CH, Lázaro APP, Gonçalves RT, Mendonça LMC, de Farias MLF. Decreased Bone Mineral Density in Patients Submitted to Kidney Transplantation Is Related to Age, Body Mass Index, Time on Dialysis, and Hyperparathyroidism. Advances in Endocrinology Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 716051

Invited Presentations

1- Clinical Case - Image in Strabismus. 17th São Paulo University Congress- São Paulo 2014

2- Strabismus Clinical Case Presentation. 38th SIMASP , São Paulo 2015

3- Clinical Case- Pediatric Neuro ophthalmology, Annual UNIFESP Pediatric Ophthalmology Meeting, são Paulo 2015

4- Nistagmus Conference and Neuro Ophthalmology Clinical Case Presentation. 39th SIMASP , São Paulo 2016


2006-2010 CNPq- National Research Council
Schollarship to university students in research projects, at the time I was involved in multiple studies with the bone metabolism study group.

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