Equipo ISGlobal

Carolina Donat

Carolina Donat

Investigadora posdoctoral Planificación urbana, medio ambiente y salud, Enfermedades no transmisibles y medio ambiente

Carolina Donat has a degree in Pharmacy, a Master of Public Health and is a Doctor in Preventive
Medicine and Public Health
.

She is a researcher at ISGlobal and an Affiliated Researcher at Karolinska Institutet. Within the field of Epidemiology of Noncommunicable Diseases, her main areas of research are:

  • evaluation of the impact on human health of environmental chemical agents;
  • consumption of certain foods and potential link to common pathologies, with emphasis on ultra-processed foods and olive oil.

Principales publicaciones

  • Carolina Donat-Vargas; Ligia J Dominguez; Helena Sandoval-Insausti; Belén Moreno-Franco; Jimena Rey-Garcia; José R Banegas; Fernando Rodríguez-Artalejo; Pilar Guallar-Castillón. 2022. Olive oil consumption is associated with lower frailty risk: a prospective cohort study of community-dwelling older adults Age Aging. 51-11, pp.afab198.
  • Donat-Vargas, Carolina; Sandoval-Insausti, Helena; Penalvo, Jose L.; et al; Pilar, Guallar-Castillon. 2022. Olive oil consumption is associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke CLINICAL NUTRITION. 41-1, pp.122-130. ISSN 0261-5614.
  • Donat-Vargas, Carolina; Guerrero-Zotano, Angel; Casas, Ana; et al; Pollan, Marina. 2021. Trajectories of alcohol consumption during life and the risk of developing breast cancer BRITISH JOURNAL OF CANCER. 125-8, pp.1168-1176. ISSN 0007-0920
  • Donat-Vargas, Carolina; Bergdahl, Ingvar A.; Tornevi, Andreas; et al; Akesson, Agneta. 2019. Perfluoroalkyl substances and risk of type II diabetes: A prospective nested case-control study ENVIRONMENT INTERNATIONAL. 123, pp.390-398. ISSN 0160-4120.
  • Donat-Vargas, Carolina; Akesson, Agneta; Tornevi, Andreas; Wennberg, Maria; Sommar, Johan; Kiviranta, Hannu; Rantakokko, Panu; Bergdahl, Ingvar A. 2018. Persistent Organochlorine Pollutants in Plasma, Blood Pressure, and Hypertension in a Longitudinal Study HYPERTENSION. 71-6, pp.1258-1268. ISSN 0194-911X.
  • Donat-Vargas, Carolina; Berglund, Marika; Glynn, Anders; Wolk, Alicja; Akesson, Agneta. 2017. Dietary polychlorinated biphenyls, long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and incidence of malignant melanoma EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CANCER. 72, pp.137-143. ISSN 0959-8049.