Department Highlights

The Department of Epidemiology has a solid track record of scientific research outputs, including research papers in international peer-reviewed journals, as well as PhD and Master's theses;

 

We have been involved in several national and international projects, namely with funding by European agencies and national bodies (e.g. FCT and Gulbenkian Foundation);

 

We are part of several international research networks within and outside Europe;

 

We contributed to build the first Hospital Epidemiology Department in Portugal;

 

We have had a continued presence in governing bodies, such as National Disease Program Coordination and General Health Directorate;

 

We have kept a continued presence in international Epidemiology Organizations;

 

Our research findings have contributed to shape national and international policies.