Cláudia graduated in Biochemistry in 2011 and concluded a Master’s degree in Health Sciences in 2013, both at the University of Minho. In 2020 she received a Ph.D. degree in Neuroscience under the scope of the inter-university doctoral program in Ageing and Chronic Diseases. From 2019 she worked as EU funding consultant identifying funding opportunities and collaborating to prepare and implement projects. Specifically, she developed proposals under the scope of H2020 (typologies: CSA, RIA, IA and ITN) and ALL programme, with particular proficiency in the fields of Health, Technology and Innovation. Currently, she is a science and technology manager at EPIUnit/ISPUP.