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Marcia Scazufca


Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Faculdade de Medicina (FM)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

Completed the Postdoctoral at the Academic Unity of Psychiatry, University of Bristol (2008), PhD in Psychology - University of London (1996), Master's degree in Epidemiology - London School of Hygiene And Tropical Medicine (2006), Master degree in Social Psychology at the University of São Paulo (1990) and graduated in Psychology at the Catholic University of São Paulo (1984). Since 2009 holds the position of Scientific Researcher VI at the ?Hospital das Clinicas?, Faculty of Medicine, University of São Paulo, Psychopathology Laboratory of Psychiatric Therapeutics (LIM-23 / IPq-FMUSP). Researcher Colaborator of the Faculty of Medicine - USP, Lecturer and Supervisor at the post- graduation course at the Faculty of Medicine, University of São Paulo, Department of Psychiatry. Visiting Scientist at the Lown Scholar Program, Department of Global Health and Population, T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University since 2017, and Visiting Researcher at the Global Mental Health Research Group, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neurosciences, King's College London, since 2018. Experience in psychiatric epidemiology, acting on the following topics: epidemiology of mental disorders in adults and elderly (dementia, depression, psychosis, and postpartum women), health of the elderly and mental health in primary care. Has participated as a researcher and coordinator of national and international multicenter studies. Ad-hoc reviewer for Brazilain and international Research Agencies, Research Institutions and Scientific Journals. Works since 1999 with epidemiological population-based studies (cross-sectional, cohort and pragmatic clinical trials). (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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VAN DE VEN, PEPIJN; ARAYA, RICARDO; COUTO, MARIA CLARA P. DE PAULA; HENRIQUE, MAIARA GARCIA; MEERE, DAMIEN; MENDES, ANA VILELA; PETERS, TIM J.; SEABRA, ANTONIO; FRANZIN, RENATO M.; PEREDA, PAULA CARVALHO; et al. Investigating Software Requirements for Systems Supporting Task-Shifted Interventions: Usability Study. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL INTERNET RESEARCH, v. 21, n. 11, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (13/50953-4)

SCAZUFCA, MARCIA; DE PAULA COUTO, MARIA CLARA P.; HUANG, HSIANG; KESTER, RACHEL; BRAGA, PATRICIA EMILIA; PELUSO, ERICA T. P.; BLAY, SERGIO L.; MENEZES, PAULO R.; RIBEIRO, EULER E.. Public Stigma towards Older Adults with Depression: Findings from the Sao Paulo-Manaus Elderly in Primary Care Study. PLoS One, v. 11, n. 6, . Web of Science Citations: 4. (15/00648-6)

MARCIA SCAZUFCA. Abordagem familiar em esquizofrenia. Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, v. 22, p. 50-52, .

MARCIA SCAZUFCA; CINTIA MCB MATSUDA. Revisão sobre a eficácia de psicoterapia vs. farmacoterapia no tratamento de depressão em idosos. Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, v. 24, p. 64-69, .

VON GUNTEN, ARMIN; GRP, 10 66 DEMENTIA RES. Subjective Memory Deficits in People with and without Dementia: Findings from the 10/66 Dementia Research Group Pilot Studies in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN GERIATRICS SOCIETY, v. 57, n. 11, p. 2118-2124, . Web of Science Citations: 7.

MARCIA SCAZUFCA. Brazilian version of the Burden Interview scale for the assessment of burden of care in carers of people with mental illnesses. Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, v. 24, n. 1, p. 12-17, .

SCAZUFCA, MARCIA; DE PAULA COUTO, MARIA CLARA P.; HENRIQUE, MAIARA GARCIA; MENDES, ANA VILELA; MATIJASEVICH, ALICIA; PEREDA, PAULA CARVALHO; FRANZIN, RENATO M.; SEABRA, ANTONIO CARLOS; VAN DE VEN, PEPIJN; HOLLINGWORTH, WILLIAM; et al. Pilot study of a two-arm non-randomized controlled cluster trial of a psychosocial intervention to improve late life depression in socioeconomically deprived areas of Sao Paulo, Brazil (PROACTIVE): feasibility study of a psychosocial intervention for late life depression in Sao Paulo. BMC PUBLIC HEALTH, v. 19, n. 1, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (13/50953-4)

SCAZUFCA, MARCIA; NAKAMURA, CARINA AKEMI; PETERS, TIM J.; HENRIQUE, MAIARA GARCIA; SEABRA, ANTONIO; LA ROTTA, EHIDEE GOMEZ; FRANZIN, RENATO M.; MARTINS, DANIELE FERREIRA; VAN DE VEN, PEPIJN; HOLLINGWORTH, WILLIAM; et al. A collaborative care psychosocial intervention to improve late life depression in socioeconomically deprived areas of Guarulhos, Brazil: the PROACTIVE cluster randomised controlled trial protocol. Trials, v. 21, n. 1, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (17/50094-2)

M SCAZUFCA; ATAR CERQUEIRA; PR MENEZES; M PRINCE; HP VALLADA; MCOS MIYAZAKI; NAM DOMINGOS; EH ANTUNES; GC MACEDO; SA ALMEIDA; et al. Investigações epidemiológicas sobre demência nos países em desenvolvimento. Revista de Saúde Pública, v. 36, n. 6, p. -, .

STEWART, ROBERT; GUERCHET, MAELENN; PRINCE, MARTIN. Development of a brief assessment and algorithm for ascertaining dementia in low-income and middle-income countries: the 10/66 short dementia diagnostic schedule. BMJ OPEN, v. 6, n. 5, . Web of Science Citations: 3.

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