Francisco Cortez Nunes


Department: Epidemiology
Research Group: Infectious Diseases Epidemiology


In 2013 obtained is Master’s Degree in Veterinary medicine by Escola Universitária Vasco da Gama, has distinguished by the Portuguese Society of Veterinary Sciences with the Nunes Petisca Award.

Has been working as a small animal clinician since 2013.

Did a Small Animal Medicine and Surgery internship at WSU, USA 2015-2016.

He is currently a Veterinary Sciences PhD Student at ICBAS-UP with research in the field of pathology and public health.

Currently He is an assistant professor at Escola Universitária Vasco da Gama.

Francisco has attended several national and international congresses, in some with painel comminications in the clinical and public health area.

He´s interested in cardiology, public health, zoonosis, antibiotic resistances between animal-human pathogens and its interactions.


ORCID: 0000-0001-6638-9782