Research Group: Charter: Challenges and Strategies in Health Research
Thematic Line: TL1 – Preventive Health and Societal Challenges
Hub: Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
Research Areas: Health Psychology
updated on 09/03/2018
António Soares is an integrated researcher of the Charter Group, Thematic Line 1 – Preventive Medicine & Societal Challenges, and the Executive Manager of CINTESIS.
He holds a Doctorate Degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Minho and a postgraduation in Project Management from the EGP-Porto Business School. He worked as Clinical Psychologist and Professor before dedicating exclusively to research.
In 2011, he joined a project in the Clinical Communication field, under the supervision of the Faculty of Medicine of the U.Porto (FMUP), that gave him the possibility to visit all the Faculties of Medicine in the country and get to know in depth what Medical Education is about in Portugal. In parallel, he was instructor at the Center of Medical Simulation of Porto (CESIMED) and associate member of the Center of Biomedical Simulation of FMUP.
He was invited in 2012, to take over the scientific management of CINTESIS, adding up to that job the responsibility of representing FMUP at the AgeUP Consortium, at the PtCRIN (Portuguese Clinical Research Infrastructure Network), at the Health Cluster Portugal and at the A3ES. He is also a specialist of the Portuguese National Innovation Agency (ANI).
TITLE: Publication trends of Allergy, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, and Clinical and Translational Allergy journals: a MeSH term-based bibliometric analysis
AUTHORS: Daniel Martinho-Dias; Bernardo Sousa-Pinto; Júlio Botelho-Souza; António Soares; Luís Delgado; João Almeida Fonseca;
SOURCE: Clinical and Translational Allergy, VOLUME: 8, ISSUE: 1, PUBLISHED: 2018
TITLE: Depression, distress, burden and social support in caregivers of active versus abstinent addicts
AUTHORS: Antonio Jose Soares; Gabriela Ferreira; Graca Pereira, MG;
SOURCE: ADDICTION RESEARCH & THEORY, VOLUME: 24, ISSUE: 6, PUBLISHED: 2016
TITLE: Social support for informal caregivers of substance dependent patients [Suporte social em cuidadores informais de dependentes de substâncias]
AUTHORS: Soares, AJ; Pereira, MG;
SOURCE: Interamerican Journal of Psychology, VOLUME: 48, ISSUE: 1, PUBLISHED: 2014
TITLE: Predictors of cortisol levels (AUCg, AUCi) in informal caregivers of drug/alcohol addicts
AUTHORS: Soares, AJ; Pereira, MD;
SOURCE: PSYCHOLOGY & HEALTH, VOLUME: 24, PUBLISHED: 2009