Cláudia de Freitas

Integrated Member (PhD)


Cláudia de Freitas holds a PhD in Social Sciences from Utrecht University, a Master in Migration and Ethnic Studies from the University of Amsterdam and a degree in Psychology from the University of Coimbra.


She is associate researcher at the EPIUnit of the Institute of Public Health and Invited Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto. She is Invited Professor at the Faculty of Psychology of the University of Seville and a collaborator of the Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology at ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon.


Her research focuses on public participation in policy, care and innovation related to reproductive and genetic technologies and on migration and health. She supervises the work of PhD and Master students in these and other related topics and she is involved in international and national research projects and networks. Her academic work has been awarded several prizes.