Maryam Derogar received her medical degree at Linköping University in 2012. She defended her PhD thesis in 2013 at Karolinska Institutet.
Her current research focuses on improving outcomes after prostate cancer surgery. Her previous work aimed to improve quality of life, quality of care, as well as survival after esophageal cancer surgery.
Hospital and surgeon volume in relation to survival after esophageal cancer surgery in a population-based study
Derogar M, Sadr-azodi O, Johar A, Lagergren P, Lagergren J
J Clin Oncol 2013;31(5):551-7
Influence of major postoperative complications on health-related quality of life among long-term survivors of esophageal cancer surgery
Derogar M, Orsini N, Sadr-azodi O, Lagergren P
J Clin Oncol 2012;30(14):1615-9
Health-related quality of life among 5-year survivors of esophageal cancer surgery: a prospective population-based study
Derogar M, Lagergren P
J Clin Oncol 2012;30(4):413-8
Academic honors, awards and prizes
Recipient of Dimitris N Chorafas prize in 2013
Awarded best oral presentation prize at the United European Gastroenterology conference (UEG) in 2012
Recipient of Robert Lundberg Scholarship 2012
Awarded best poster prize at the United European Gastroenterology conference (UEG) in 2011