Global Health and Tropical Medicine, Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
ssistant Professor of Public Health and Epidemiology at the Institute of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, New University of Lisbon (IHMT / UNL) since 2011.
She has a degree in Nursing, Nursing Francisco Gentil School, Master in Public Health by the National School of Public Health, Universidade Nova de Lisboa and a PhD in International Health at the Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, New University of Lisbon.
Researcher and Professor in International Public Health and Biostatistics and Master Coordinator of Public Health and Development IHMT / UNL. He has worked as a teacher, with the University of the Azores, Nursing School of Santarém, Ribeirão Preto School of Nursing, University of São Paulo School Science and Technology / UNL.
His main areas of interest are the human resources policies in health, medical and nursing education, impact of work on the health of health workers, migration of health professionals and observational epidemiology.
He has led several research projects in these areas, guided several students graduate. It is a consultant to the Health Directorate General of Portugal. Member of the EHMA management board. Associate Editor with the Human Resources for Health (BMC) and consultant in epidemiology for the Portuguese Acta Med.
She is the author / co-author of over 20 publications in peer-reviewed journals peer and several books / book chapters.