Researcher from ISPUP at Programme Sociedade Civil da RTP2
Pedro Oliveira was born in 1957, graduated in Chemical Engineering, University of Porto in1984. In the same year, he joined, as junior lecturer, the School of Engineering at the University of Minho where he completed a M.Phil. in Statistics (1988). During the period 1988 till 1992 he was a doctoral student at the Department of Mathematics at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, where he completed a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, in the area of optimization. Back to the University of Minho, he taught courses on Statistics, Numerical Methods, Systems Analysis in the School of Engineering and Biostatistics and the School of Health Sciences. In 1999 he became Associate Professor and, later, in 2004, holding the title of “agregação”, with tenure. At the University of Minho he was a member of the research centre Algoritmi. In 2010 he joined the Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar and Institute of Public Health, University of Porto where he has been teaching a wide variety of general and specialised topics in Biostatistics at Under Graduate and Post Graduate level. Currently, his research is developed at the Institute of Public Health (Department of Biostatistics/ Biostatistics and Health Metrics Group, EPIUnit) and at the Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar.
Raquel Costa nasceu em 1976 em Vila Nova de Gaia. Licenciou-se em Psicologia em 2001, concluiu Mestrado em Psicologia Clinica em 2004 na Universidade do Minho e Doutoramento em Psicologia Clinica em 2010 na mesma Universidade. É Professora Auxiliar na Universidade Europeia |Laureate International Universities, onde presta serviço em regime integral desde 2011. No seu percurso académico já prestou serviço na Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (2009-2013). É orientadora e co-orientadora científica de teses de mestrado na área da Psicologia Clínica e Psicologia da Educação. Orienta estágios profissionais da Ordem dos Psicólogos. Tem desenvolvido trabalho de investigação em projetos financiados por fundos nacionais e internacionais nas áreas da psicologia do desenvolvimento, psicofisiologia e genética comportamental. É autora e co-autora de artigos em revistas científicas internacionais com revisão de pares e índice de impacto indexadas na SCOPUS e ISIS. Os trabalhos publicados na área da psicologia clínica, têm mais de 350 citações no ISI Web of Knowledge (índice h = 8) e mais de 1200 citações no Google Scholar (índice h = 20).
Ana Raquel Martins
Ana Martins has a degree in Biochemistry from the Faculty of Science of Porto University and the Biomedical Institute Abel Salazar of Porto University (2014). Currently, Ana is a master student of Public Health in the Medical School of Porto University. The topic of her master thesis focuses on childhood fractures and its contextual, behavioral and individual determinants.
Nuno Lunet was born in 1973, in Viseu. He graduated in Pharmaceutical Sciences in 1997, received his master’s degree in Public Health in 2000 and his PhD in Public Health in 2005. He is member of the Board of Directors of the Institute of Public Health, University of Porto (since 2007) and professor of Epidemiology in the Faculty of Medicine of Porto (invited assistant professor between 2006 and 2011 and assistant professor since 2011). He is member of the scientific committees of the PhD programs in Public Health (since 2007) and Biomedicine (since 2009), both from the University of Porto, belongs to the scientific committee of the Master in Public Health, University of Porto (since 2007) and is director of the Master in Health Education, University of Porto (since 2009). (Co)supervised four PhD theses and more than 30 master dissertations. His research activities, with special focus in cancer epidemiology and systematic review and meta-analysis techniques, resulted in more than 150 scientific publications in international journals. He is editorial board member of the journals Arquivos de Medicina (since 2013), Journal of Clinical Pharmacology & Pharmacoepidemiology (since 2009) and World Journal of Methodology (since 2013), belongs to the scientific committee of the African Journal of Cancer (since 2008) and is consultant editor of the journal Revista de Ciências de Saúde (desde 2013). He has been associate editor of the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health (2008-2011). He is member of the National Ethics Committee for Clinical Investigation (since 2007) and the National Council for Oncology (since 2013).