Carla Moreira

Research - Integrated Members (PhD)

Carla Moreira was born in Germany, in 1972. She is graduated in Mathematics in University of Minho in 1996 and concluded her PhD in Statistics in the University of Vigo in 2010. Since 2009 she worked on several statistical problems within the area of survival analysis, more specifically;  contributed to the field of double truncation, such as regression with double truncation response, smoothing Methods for the estimation of the density function and goodness of-fit-Tests for the semiparametric truncation model, with special emphasis on biomedical applications, in SIDOR research group at  University of Vigo. Since November 2016 she works in the Institute of Public Health of University of Porto, collaborating in the project “Diabetes & obesity at the crossroads between Oncological and Cardiovascular diseases – a system analysis NETwork towards precision medicine (DOCnet)”. On the one hand, she is developing research in new advances in parametric and nonparametric curve estimation and testing under Double truncation.