Isabel Fonseca

Isabel Fonseca

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Education
Isabel Fonseca (ORCID ID: 0000-0001-8984-1751) graduated in Nutrition and Food Sciences by Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences (FCNAUP) from University of Porto (UP) in December of 1994. In 2000 she completed a Master Degree Program in Public Health with a specialization in Biostatistics, at the Faculty of Medicine of Porto/ Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar of University of Porto (ICBAS/UP). In 2015 she got her PhD degree in Biomedical Sciences at ICBAS/UP with a thesis on “Predictive factors of graft dysfunction and long-term kidney allograft failure”.

Current Positions
Renal Nutritionist at Nephrology and Kidney Transplantation Department of Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto (CHUPorto) and Clinical Nutritionist at Corino de Andrade’s Center, since 1995.
Team Leader of the Scientific Evaluation Area of the Education, Training and Research Department of CHUPorto, since 2006.
Biostatistician at Corino de Andrade’s Center, since 2015
Invited Assistant Professor of Pathology and Nutrition at Catholic University of Portugal (Porto) College of Biotechnology, since 2018.

Scientific Activity and Research Areas of Interest
Isabel Fonseca is a research member of Laboratory for Integrative and Translational Research in Population Health (ITR), being an integrated PhD research at Multidisciplinary Unit in Biomedical Research (UMIB) and a research collaborator of Epidemiological Research Unit (EPIUnit) from Public Health Institute of the University of Porto (ISPUP).
Her main research areas are related with kidney disease and kidney transplantation, focusing on graft dysfunction biomarkers and predictors of patient and graft outcomes, survival analysis and prognostic models. She has also a particular interest in nutritional evaluation methodologies, transthyretin-associated familial amyloid polyneuropathy and clinical epidemiology, with a focus on clinical research methods.
She has published more than 50 scientific papers in Internalstional journals, nine of which as a first author, and one book chapter.

Articles

2021
2021
Santos J , Oliveira P , Severo M , Lobato L, Cabrita A , Fonseca I

Ren Fail, 2021 Dec;43(1):1049-1059. doi: 10.1080/0886022X.2021.1945464.

2020
Santos J , Oliveira P , Malheiro J, Campos A, Correia S, Cabrita A, Lobato L , Fonseca I

Kidney Blood Press Res, 2020;45(1):38-50. doi: 10.1159/000504136. Epub 2019 Dec 11.

2019
Lascasas JMSS , Fonseca I , Malheiro J, Santos S, Campos A, Castro A, Moreira C, Correia S, Beirão I, Lobato L, Cabrita A

J Bras Nefrol, 2019 Jan-Mar;41(1):29-37. doi: 10.1590/2175-8239-JBN-2018-0120. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

2018
Sousa-Santos AR , Afonso C , Santos A , Borges N , Moreira P , Padrão P , Fonseca I , Amaral TF

PLoS One, 2018 Aug 28;13(8):e0198650. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0198650. eCollection 2018.

2018
Lopes A, Rodrigues C , Fonseca I , Sousa A, Branco M, Coelho T, Sequeiros J, Freitas P

Clin Genet, 2018 Jul 18. doi: 10.1111/cge.13416. [Epub ahead of print]

2018
Lopes A, , Fonseca I , Sousa A, Rodrigues C, Branco M, Coelho T, Sequeiros J, Freitas P

Amyloid, 2018 Jan 22:1-11. doi: 10.1080/13506129.2018.1428795. [Epub ahead of print]

2018
Santos J , Fonseca I

Curr Gerontol Geriatr Res, 2017;2017:8067094. doi: 10.1155/2017/8067094. Epub 2017 Nov 28.

2018
Lopes A, Sousa A , Fonseca I , Branco M, Rodrigues C, Coelho T, Sequeiros J, Freitas P

J Community Genet, 2018 Jan;9(1):93-99. doi: 10.1007/s12687-017-0338-0. Epub 2017 Oct 19.

2017
Lopes A , Fonseca I , Sousa A, Branco M, Rodrigues C, Coelho T, Sequeiros J, Freitas P.

Biomed Hub, 2017 Dec 13;2(3):1-14. doi: 10.1159/000485118. eCollection 2017 Sep-Dec.

2017
Guerra RS , Fonseca I , Sousa AS , Jesus A , Pichel F , Amaral TF

Clin Nutr, 2017 Oct;36(5):1326-1332. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2016.08.022. Epub 2016 Sep 8.

2017
Santos J , Fonseca I , Malheiro J , Beirão I , Lobato L , Oliveira P , Cabrita A

J Investig Med, 2017 Jul 19. pii: jim-2017-000480. doi: 10.1136/jim-2017-000480. [Epub ahead of print]

2017
Malheiro J , Tafulo S , Dias L , Martins S , Fonseca I , Beirão I , Castro-Henriques A , Cabrita A

Transpl Int, 2017 Apr;30(4):347-359. doi: 10.1111/tri.12873. Epub 2016 Nov 2.

2016
Sousa AS , Fonseca I , Pichel F , Amaral TF

Nutr Clin Pract, 2016 Oct;31(5):690-4. doi: 10.1177/0884533616629634. Epub 2016 Feb 17.

2016
Martins LS , Oliveira JC , Vizcaíno JR , Fonseca I , Gouveia C , Silva D , Henriques AC , Noronha IL , Rodrigues A

JBI Database System Rev Implement Rep, 2016;2016:2189582. doi: 10.1155/2016/2189582. Epub 2016 Jan 5.

2016
Sousa AS , Guerra RS , Fonseca I , Pichel I , Ferreira S , Amaral TF

Eur J Clin Nutr, 2016 Sep;70(9):1046-51. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2016.73. Epub 2016 May 11.

2016
Sousa AS , Guerra RS , Fonseca I , Pichel I , Amaral TF

Eur J Clin Nutr, 2016 May;70(5):595-601. doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2015.207. Epub 2015 Dec 16.

2016
Malheiro J , Martins S , Tafulo S , Dias L , Fonseca I , Beirão I , Castro-Henriques A , Cabrita A

Transpl Int, 2016 Feb;29(2):173-83. doi: 10.1111/tri.12687. Epub 2015 Sep 25.

2015
Sousa AS , Guerra RS , Fonseca I , Pichel F , Amaral TF

Clin Nutr, 2015 Dec;34(6):1239-44. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2014.12.015. Epub 2014 Dec 27.

2015
Malheiro J , Tafulo S , Dias L , Martins LS , Fonseca I , Beirão I , Castro-Henriques A , Cabrita A

Transpl Immunol, Mar;32(2):66-71. doi: 10.1016/j.trim.2015.01.002. Epub 2015 Feb 7.

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