Maria Inês Azevedo

Maria Inês Azevedo

Inês Azevedo was born in Porto, in 1958. She studied at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto (FMUP), from 1976 to 1982.  She taught Immunology from 1981 to 1985 and teaches Paediatrics since 1989 at FMUP. She was resident in Paediatrics at Centro Hospitalar S. João, in Oporto, from 1986-91, and a research fellow at the paediatric department of Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades, in Paris, from 1989-90.  She passed her national board exams in paediatrics in 1982.  She finished her PhD in1986 with a research project in bronchoalveolar lavage in wheezy infants, after a two years fellowship at the Pasteur Institute in Paris, from 1992-94. She is Professor in Paediatrics at FMUP since then. Her clinical work is mainly performed in the Pulmonology and Allergology Unit of the Paediatric Department of Centro Hospitalar S. João, in Oporto, where she launched several diagnostic tools. She has developed research in national and international projects, in areas related to respiratory diseases in children, and published more then 25 scientific papers in international journals, that were cited 389 times by July 2014 (Web of Knowledge). From 2007 onwards she is a member of the board of the Paediatric Portuguese Society and the liaison member to the European Academy of Paediatrics. She is an active member of the Paediatric Bronchology Group of the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and participated in several taskforces, including the Committee on Paediatric Respiratory Training in Europe, and the Hermes Project. From 2013-14 she was an expert reviewer of the ERS Fellowships Program and since October 2014 is one of the twelve members of the ERS Fellowships & Awards Working Group.

ORCID: 0000-0002-0090-8612


Pinto FR, Alexandrino AS , Costa L , Azevedo I

Hong Kong Physiother J, 2021 Dec;41(2):99-108. doi: 10.1142/S1013702521500098. Epub 2021 Mar 31.

Fonseca S, Silva S, Magalhães A, Lago R, Estevinho N, Bom-Sucesso MD , Azevedo I

Pediatr Pulmonol, 2021 Sep 28. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25685. Online ahead of print.

Gorito V , Monjardino T , Azevedo I , Lucas R

J Paediatr Child Health, 2021 Sep 23. doi: 10.1111/jpc.15749. Online ahead of print.

Rocha G, Arnet V, Soares P, Gomes AC, Costa S, Guerra P, Casanova J , Azevedo I

Pediatr Pulmonol, 2021 Jul 29. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25601. Online ahead of print.

Ferreira-Cardoso H, Jácome C, Silva S, Amorim A, Redondo MT, Fontoura-Matias J, Vicente-Ferreira M, Vieira-Marques P, Valente J, Almeida R, Fonseca JA , Azevedo I

Sensors (Basel), 2021 Jul 20;21(14):4931. doi: 10.3390/s21144931.

Fontoura-Matias J, Moreira RS, Reis-Melo A, Freitas A , Azevedo I

Hosp Pediatr, 2021 Jul 20;hpeds.2020-004275. doi: 10.1542/hpeds.2020-004275. Online ahead of print.

Lopes de Bragança R , Gorito V , Cibele DG, Ricca Gonçalves L, Ribeiro A, Baptista MJ , Azevedo I

Pediatr Pulmonol, 2021 Jun 16. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25527. Online ahead of print.

Fontoura-Matias J, Moreira-Sousa D, Freitas A , Azevedo I

Pediatr Pulmonol, 2019 Aug 27. doi: 10.1002/ppul.24486. [Epub ahead of print]

Fonseca MJ , Oliveira A , Azevedo I , Nunes J , Santos AC

J Adolesc Health, 2019 Jul 31. pii: S1054-139X(19)30304-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2019.05.014. [Epub ahead of print]

Mendes-da-Silva A, Gonçalves-Pinho M, Freitas A , Azevedo I

Pulmonology, 2019 May - Jun;25(3):154-161. doi: 10.1016/j.pulmoe.2018.05.002. Epub 2018 Jun 10.

Oliveira SM, Gonçalves-Pinho M, Freitas A, Guimarães H , Azevedo I

Infect Dis (Lond), 2018 Apr 4:1-9. doi: 10.1080/23744235.2018.1457796. [Epub ahead of print]

Fernandes RM , Andrade MG , Constant C , Malveiro D , Magalhães M , Abreu D , Azevedo I , Sousa E , Salgado R , Bandeira T

Pediatr Pulmonol, 2016 Jul;51(7):724-32. doi: 10.1002/ppul.23346. Epub 2015 Nov 23.

Tendais-Almeida M , Ferreira-Magalhães M , Alves I , Tavares M , Azevedo I

Acta Medica Portuguesa, Sep-Oct;28(5):583-9. Epub 2015 Oct 30.

Certal V, de Lima FF, Winck JC , Azevedo I , Costa-Pereira A

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, 2015 Feb;79(2):175-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2014.12.002. Epub 2014 Dec 11.

Certal V , Camacho M , Winck JC , Capasso R , Azevedo I , Costa-Pereira A

Laryngoscope, 2015 Jan;125(1):255-62. doi: 10.1002/lary.24662. Epub 2014 Apr 10.

Miranda J , Rocha G , Soares P , Morgado H , Baptista MJ , Azevedo I , Fernandes S , Brandão O , Sen P , Guimarães H

Neonatology, 2013;103(4):241-5. doi: 10.1159/000346062. Epub 2013 Feb 12.


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