Sofia Sousa

Integrated Member (Non-PhD)

Department: Epidemiology
Research Group: Non Communicable Diseases Epidemiology


Sofia Sousa was born in 1991, in Porto. She graduated in Nutritional Sciences in 2013 at the Faculty of Food and Nutritional Sciences of the University of Porto (FCNAUP). In 2016, she completed the Master in Consumer Sciences and Nutrition at the same institution, where she developed her thesis under the theme "Street food: assessment of scientific relevance and characterization of street food offer of a sample in Maputo, Mozambique". She is now a student at the PhD program of Food Consumption and Nutrition Sciences, awarded with a PhD scholarship by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT), developing work withing the FeedCities Project of the World Health Organization (WHO).