Carla Lopes

Integrated Member (PhD)

Department: Public Health Nutrition
Research Group: Nutrition and Obesity Epidemiology


Carla Lopes, Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Porto Medical School (FMUP). Graduation in Nutritional Sciences (Faculty of Nutrition, University of Porto). PhD in Human Biology (FMUP).


Coordinator of the Department of Public Health Nutrition–Institute of Public Health University of Porto; Coordinator of the PhD programme in Public Health – University of Porto Medical School; Member of the Pedagogic Council - FMUP;

Coordinator of the Research Group on Nutritional Epidemiology and Obesity of the Research Epidemiology Unit ISPUP-EPIUnit (UID/DTP/04750/2013/002).


Main areas of interest: Determinants of food consumption and eating behaviours; Diet and Cardiovascular Health; Dietary Assessment methods.



ORCID: 0000-0003-1524-852X