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José Manuel Silva: “We Want to be a Reference in the Area of Formal Care”

He is from Alentejo, a fully and wholeheartedly professor, a free-spirited politician, a leader with decades of experience in various educational institutions. He is also a practicing Catholic, father of 3 and a great cook. At 69, José Manuel Silva is an integrated researcher at CINTESIS - Center for Health Technology and Services Research, leading a project in the area [...]

By | November 11th, 2019|Categories: EN|Comments Off on José Manuel Silva: “We Want to be a Reference in the Area of Formal Care”

CINTESIS and The ESS of Santa Maria Together in a Project to Support an Independent Life

The ICAVI action research project has officially started. Its purpose is to evaluate the implementation and development of the Independent Life Support Center established by the  Portuguese Neuromuscular Association (APN) in partnership with CINTESIS - Center for Health Technology and Services Research, the School of Health of Santa Maria (ESSSM) and the Caregivers Portugal - Portuguese Association of Caregivers. The kick-off coincided [...]

By | November 5th, 2019|Categories: EN|Comments Off on CINTESIS and The ESS of Santa Maria Together in a Project to Support an Independent Life

CINTESIS supported Symposium on Aging and Metabolism

Near 150 people, including health professionals, researchers, students, and professors, participated in the 11th Symposium on Metabolism, organized by the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (FMUP) with the support of CINTESIS – Center for Health Technology and Services Research. In this 11th edition, the main theme was the relationship between “Aging and Metabolism”. According to Elisa Keating, [...]

By | November 4th, 2019|Categories: EN|Comments Off on CINTESIS supported Symposium on Aging and Metabolism

CINTESIS Researcher Talks About New Strategies Against Cancers with Worse Prognosis

New therapeutic modalities may offer new hope in the treatment of some cancers with worse prognosis. In an interview with Notícias Magazine, the researcher from CINTESIS - Center on Health Technology and Services Research and oncologist at Braga Hospital Herlander Marques explained the lines of research that are being followed and how they can help treat cancer diseases which, to [...]

By | October 22nd, 2019|Categories: EN|Comments Off on CINTESIS Researcher Talks About New Strategies Against Cancers with Worse Prognosis

FMUP and CINTESIS Promote Landmark Debate on Health Research and Ethics

The Aula Magna of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (FMUP) was filled with researchers, health professionals, students and teachers who wanted to participate in the event “Committees of Ethics and Health Research - impact of changes in the law and challenges for health future”, which took place on October 18, with the support of CINTESIS - [...]

By | October 21st, 2019|Categories: EN|Comments Off on FMUP and CINTESIS Promote Landmark Debate on Health Research and Ethics

CINTESIS Study Reduces Salt Intake in Portuguese Volunteers

A study coordinated by CINTESIS researchers shows that, after changing eating habits, it takes only 12 weeks to reduce salt intake and to lower blood pressure, a major risk factor for brain and cardiovascular disease. The main conclusions were presented at the World Food Day in Lisbon by its coordinators, researchers Conceição Calhau, from CINTESIS / Nova Medical School, and [...]

By | October 21st, 2019|Categories: EN|Comments Off on CINTESIS Study Reduces Salt Intake in Portuguese Volunteers

Termos e Políticas de utilização

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