Professor and Researcher at the Department of Community Medicine, Information and Health Decision Sciences (MEDCIDS) of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, and at the Centre for Health Technology and Services Research (CINTESIS), University of Porto, Portugal.
Teaches the following post-graduate and graduate courses: Clinical Research Methods, Biostatistics, Health Technology Assessment, Medical Decision Analysis, Economic Evaluation - Cost-Effectiveness Analysis and Evidence Synthesis at the PhD Program in Clinical and Health Services Research, at the MSc program in Evidence and Decision in Health and at the Medical Graduate Degree, in the Faculty of Medicine - University of Porto.
- Clinical research methodology expert in the Methodologists Panel of The European Clinical Research Infrastructure Network (ECRIN)
- Health Technology Assessment expert as member of the Evaluators Panel in the Portuguese national Health Technology Assessment Agency
Fields of Expertise and Research Interests:
Clinical Research Methods, Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Pain Epidemiology and Impact, Evidence Synthesis - Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis, Medical Decision Analysis, Economic Evaluation - Cost-Effectiveness Analysis, Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmacoepidemiology.