Vítor Tedim Cruz was born in Porto, Portugal in 1974. He received his M.D. degree at ICBAS-HGSA, University of Oporto (1992-1998), was graduated in Neurology (2001-2005), proceeded with a post-graduation in Health Systems Management at University of Oporto Business School (2009-2010) and concluded his PhD in Health Sciences & Technology at the University of Aveiro in 2014.
In 2015 integrated the Epidemiological Research Unit at the Public Health Institute of the University of Oporto. His major research interests are in neurorehabilitation, cognitive and behavioural neurology and cerebrovascular diseases. He is the principle investigator and co-investigator of public funded scientific projects and co-author of 36 Internalstional peer-reviewed articles indexed in Pubmed, 15 books and book chapters. He lectured in Neurosciences as an Invited Assistant at the Health Sciences Department, University of Aveiro (2006-2014).
As a Senior Neurologist (since 2006) he runs a memory clinic at the Neurology Department, Centro Hospitalar Entre Douro e Vouga, Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal. In 2011 co-founded Neuroinova, a company dedicated to research and development of technologies in the field of cognitive rehabilitation and commercialization of COGWEB®, Brain on Track® and CACAO® systems. In 2013 co-founded Stroke of Genius, a start-up company dedicated to research and development of a system (SWORD®) to improve motor rehabilitation of stroke and other neurologic patients. He is member of the board of the Portuguese Stroke Organization (since 2011) and of the board of Neurologists of the Portuguese Medical Council (since 2012).
Cancers (Basel), 2022 Mar 7;14(5):1355. doi: 10.3390/cancers14051355.
ESMO Open, 2022 Mar 7;7(2):100448. doi: 10.1016/j.esmoop.2022.100448. Online ahead of print.
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis, 2022 Jan 23;31(4):106300. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2021.106300. Online ahead of print.
Support Care Cancer, 2021 Nov 24. doi: 10.1007/s00520-021-06702-y. Online ahead of print.
BMJ Open, 2021 Feb 15;11(2):e043844. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-043844.
Breast, 2021 May 15;58:130-137. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2021.05.006. Online ahead of print.
Eur J Neurol, 2021 Apr 21. doi: 10.1111/ene.14874. Online ahead of print.
Eur J Neurol, 2021 Mar 12. doi: 10.1111/ene.14818. Online ahead of print.
J Neurol Sci, 2020 Jan;41(1):183-191. doi: 10.1007/s10072-019-04088-8. Epub 2019 Oct 21.
BMC Neurol, 2019 Oct 27;19(1):257. doi: 10.1186/s12883-019-1492-2.
J Alzheimers Dis, 2019 Aug 14. doi: 10.3233/JAD-190631. [Epub ahead of print]
Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen, 2019 Feb;34(1):49-56. doi: 10.1177/1533317518813550. Epub 2018 Dec 4.
JMIR Ment Health, Nov 27;1(1):e2. doi: 10.2196/mental.3840.
Med Eng Phys, 2014 Dec;36(12):1704-10. doi: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2014.09.009. Epub 2014 Oct 1.
Rev Port Cardiol, Jun;33(6):329-35. doi: 10.1016/j.repc.2013.11.004. Epub 2014 Jul 4.
J Med Internet Res, 2014 May 7;16(5):e122. doi: 10.2196/jmir.3377.
JMIR Res Protoc, 2013 Dec 13;2(2):e59. doi: 10.2196/resprot.2899.
Case Rep Neurol Med, 2013;2013:534243. doi: 10.1155/2013/534243. Epub 2013 Nov 4.