Research Group: ManEthics: Healthcare Management & Ethics
Thematic Line: TL1 – Preventive Medicine & Societeal Challenges
Hub: Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
Research Areas: Psychology, Social Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Ethics
updated on 14/03/2018
Miguel Bernardo Ricou da Costa Macedo is an integrated member of the ManEthics research group of CINTESIS.
He studied Psychology, completed his Master in Bioethics, and earned his Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Coimbra in 2012.
He works as an Assistant Professor and is the Coordinator researcher of the Department of Social and Health Sciences of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (FMUP). He is also the President of the Ethics Commission of the Portuguese Order of Psychologists and founder of the European platform “Wish to Die”.
Miguel Ricou has authored several scientific articles in his main fields of research, such as Bioethics, Professional Ethics, Sexual Education, and Abortion.
TITLE: Women and men’s psychological adjustment after abortion: a six months prospective pilot study
AUTHORS: Catarina Canario; Barbara Figueiredo; Miguel Ricou;
SOURCE: JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE AND INFANT PSYCHOLOGY, VOLUME: 29, ISSUE: 3, PUBLISHED: 2011
TITLE: The Ethical Principles of the Portuguese Psychologists: A Universal Dimension
AUTHORS: Miguel Ricou; Eduardo Sa; Rui Nunes;
SOURCE: JOURNAL OF MEDICINE AND PHILOSOPHY, VOLUME: 42, ISSUE: 2, PUBLISHED: 2017
TITLE: Sex education in schools: An ethic perspective [A educação sexual em meio escolar: Uma perspectiva ética]
AUTHORS: Duarte, I; Canario, C; Serrao, C; Ricou, M;
SOURCE: Nascer e Crescer, VOLUME: 16, ISSUE: 1, PUBLISHED: 2007
TITLE: Child and adolescent psychology: A professional ethics approach [Psicologia da criança e do adolescente: Uma adordagem a partir da ética profissional]
AUTHORS: Ricou, M;
SOURCE: Nascer e Crescer, VOLUME: 13, ISSUE: 3, PUBLISHED: 2004
TITLE: Abortion: Legal, deontological and ethical framework [Abortamento: Enquadramento legal, deontológico e perspectiva ética]
AUTHORS: Canario, C; Figueiredo, B; Ricou, M;
SOURCE: Acta Medica Portuguesa, VOLUME: 24, ISSUE: SUPPL.4, PUBLISHED: 2011