Paul Castillo Caro

Paul Castillo Caro, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: MD-PEDS-HEMATOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-9120
Business Email: castillopa@ufl.edu

About Paul Castillo Caro

The research efforts of Dr. Castillo are supported by STOP Children’s Cancer.

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Subspecialties
  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Areas of Interest
  • Bone marrow transplant

Research Profile

The research efforts of Dr. Castillo are supported by STOP Children’s Cancer.

Publications

2019
Purtscher-like retinopathy: A rare presentation of hematopoietic stem cell transplant-associated thrombotic microangiopathy
Pediatric Transplantation. 23(2) [DOI] 10.1111/petr.13344.

Grants

Aug 2021 ACTIVE
Targeting Primary CNS B cell Lymphoma Unique Antigens with Novel Immunotherapy
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: AMER BRAIN TUMOR ASSOCIATION
Aug 2018 – Dec 2020
Enhancing T cell adoptive therapy against T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: HYUNDAI HOPE ON WHEELS
Feb 2017 ACTIVE
Pathogen Identification in Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients with Suspected Lower Respiratory Tract Infection
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: CHILDRENS HOSP LOS ANGELES via NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Sep 2013 – Jun 2016
Minimizing Leukemia Relapse: A Phase I, Dose Escalation Study of Decitabine in High Risk Pediatric and Young Adult Leukemia Post Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: HYUNDAI HOPE ON WHEELS

Education

Fellowship – Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation
2015 · Texas Children's Hospital
Fellowship – Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
2014 · Texas Children's Hospital
Residency – Pediatrics
2011 · Riley Hospital for Children
Medical Degree
2005 · Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7400 Pediatric Clerkship
2021
GMS6065 Fundamentals of Cancer Biology

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-9120
Emails:
Business:
castillopa@ufl.edu