About The Speaker
Project Manager for Health at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
Project Manager for Health at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation responsible for managing innovative projects and research on new trends and solutions on healthy development, public health, artificial intelligence and health technologies (https://gulbenkian.pt/en/initiatives/knowledge-programme/).
Undergoing PhD Programme in Health Data Science (Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto). Master degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Porto). Master degree in International Health Technology Assessment, Pricing and Reimbursement (University of Sheffield). Post-Graduation studies on Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare (MIT), Economic Evaluation in Healthcare (University of York) and Advanced Management (Catolica Lisbon School of Business and Economics).
Advisor on medicines pricing and negotiation, modelling strategies for health economics evaluation and randomised controlled trials to support reimbursement decisions.
Worked at the Portuguese Ministry of Health (Medicines and Medical Devices Management Unit at the Central Administration of the Health System) and as Secretary-General at the Portuguese Pharmaceutical Society (competent authority for the pharmacist profession in Portugal).
Entrepreneurship and Innovation prizes on Acredita Portugal and Prémio Inovação Crédito Agrícola.
Among other tasks, member of Health Parliament Portugal (Ethics Committee), elected member of the General Council at University of Porto, founder & CEO of FARMA|inove, and elected member of the Executive Council and President of the Student’s Union at Faculty of Pharmacy.