On the 13th of June, the Maternal and Child Simulation Center of NOVA Medical School received the visit of health and medical education professionals, from international entities. This visit was integrated in the Annual Meeting of the European Society of Simulation - SESAM Annual Meeting 2023, the biggest European event in this area, taking place in Portugal between 14 and 16 June.
This protocol aims to promote joint health promotion activities and projects. NOVA Medical School and the municipality of Alenquer signed a protocol within the scope of the local health plan, which aims to develop joint projects and activities, of a clinical and pedagogical nature, with the purpose of promoting health.
A NOVA Medical School (NMS) recebeu no dia 22 de maio a visita da Bastonária da Ordem dos Nutricionistas.
A delegation from the NOVA International Staff Week visited NOVA Medical School today under the Beyond the Traditional Erasmus Programme – International Credit Mobility, organized annually by Universidade NOVA de Lisboa.
Researchers and Professors from NOVA Medical School, Miguel Xavier and Cláudia Almeida, participated in the conference organized by Jornal Económico and Biogen Portugal.
On the 4th of May, Professors Conceição Calhau and Helder Dores gave two lectures at Secondary Schools in Funchal – Escola Secundária Francisco Franco and Liceu Jaime Moniz.
No dia 9 de maio a NOVA Medical School voltou a colaborar com a Câmara Municipal de Lisboa e recebeu uma visita promovida pelo serviço do Departamento da Cultura/Divisão de Promoção e Comunicação Cultural, no âmbito das Visitas Comentadas da CML.
A nossa Faculdade encheu com a visita dos alunos do ensino secundário de todo o país, durante o Open Day que decorreu no passado dia 4 de maio.
Nova Medical School hosted the event that gathered students from the master's in medicine and bachelor's degree in nutrition science with the community of researchers, and aimed to promote the participation of undergraduate students in scientific internships and present the reality of current biomedical and clinical research of NMS.
In the first edition of ADN Award, created to identify, encourage, disseminate and leverage the sharing of good innovative management practices existing at Universidade Nova de Lisboa, the FIT4FUNDING project won.
The community of our school got together to symbolically attend, within the scope of the World Earth Day, the planting of the first species of the Vegetable Garden of NOVA Medical School.
What is the role of Technology in Health? What can we expect from technological development in the treatment of present and future diseases? What doctor do we want in the future? Is the Doctor-Patient relationship threatened by technological development?
As part of the participation of NOVA Medical School in the Junta de Freguesia de Arroios Health Fair, we opened the door to the neighboring community.
To observe the Brain Awareness Week, NMS organized two neuroscience fairs in two schools in Lisbon and one "pop-up" science center at Museu da Saúde, between March 13th and 17th.
A NOVA Medical School está presente em mais uma edição da Futurália, a maior feira de educação, formação e empregabilidade do país, que decorre de 22 a 25 de março, na FIL, em Lisboa.
O Dia Mundial da Obesidade assinala-se dia 4 de março com o lema “Changing Perspectives: Let’s Talk About Obesity”. O grupo Nutrição e Metabolismo da Nova Medical School vai-se aliar à World Obesity Federation e aos seus parceiros globais, para tornar possível esta ação unificada para a promoção de respostas coesas, unificadas e transdisciplinares em resposta à crise da obesidade.
The presentation session of the PORTHOS Study, to the parliamentary group for health, took place yesterday at the Assembly of the Republic and was attended by the Dean of NOVA Medical School, Helena Canhão.
Ana Isabel Moura Santos, Professor at NOVA Medical School, is now the Chair of the Board of the European Animal Research Association (EARA).
Until March 31, visit the Exhibition and discover more about the old printed book from the NOVA Medical School Library.
Helena Canhão, dean of NOVA Medical School, is the new President of the Council of Portuguese Medical Schools (CEMP) for the 2023-2024 biennium.
NOVA Medical School e Nestlé Portugal voltam a estar juntas na formação dos futuros nutricionistas
Medicine and Nutrition students together, over 14 weeks, to address Health Policies, with the Coordination of Francisco Goiana da Silva and Alexandra Bento
It was an amazing turn out for the first get-together for all involved in the LS4Future Associate Laboratory, that also includes ITQB NOVA, iBET, IGC and IPOLFG.
The International Day of Women and Girls in Science was celebrated at the Oficinas de Criatividade Himalaya-Centro de Ciência Viva dos Arcos with the inauguration of the exhibition Mulheres Arcuenses com Ciência, among them Gabriela Silva, principal investigator of NMS.
NOVA Medical School joins forces with Universidade NOVA de Lisboa to convey its solidarity with the victims of the earthquakes that hit Turkey and Syria.
As part of a higher education expansion and diversification structure, NOVA has adopted, since its foundation, a structural model considered new in the Portuguese university context.
The Clinical Investigator Training Program took place at NMS on the 20th and 21st of January and was conducted by experts from NMS and Aga Khan University.
The visit occured through a Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) program in Portugal.
The National Contact Points (NCPs) for the Horizon Europe Health Cluster visited the NMS last January 11th for an information session on funding opportunities in the area of research and innovation in health.
The Strategic Advisory Board (SAB) met with the Board of NOVA Medical School one year after the beginning of its mandate.
It was with great pleasure that the NMS received a younger audience on January 10th on the occasion of the Book Launch “Manual of good manners for boys and for girls too”.
The NMS opened this year's season of events in the best way with the Investiture Ceremony of the Governing Bodies of the AENMS for the 2023 Mandate, which took place in the Sala dos Atos, on the 5th of January.
Several researchers from NMS Research were present at the Universidade NOVA day dedicated to science and its challenges.
No dia 25 de novembro, comemorámos juntos os 45 anos da NOVA Medical School. Partilhamos agora os melhores momentos deste dia, comemorado em cheio!
NOVA Medical School once again participated in the Science and Technology Week, with the aim of promoting our Research among younger audiences.
COLife Postdoc Day 2022 took place on November 18 at the IGC and brought together post-doctoral researchers from six life sciences research institutes in the Lisbon and Oeiras region, which form the COLife alliance of which NMS belongs.
Foi com um sentimento de orgulho e missão cumprida que a NOVA Medical School (NMS) assinalou os seus 45 anos com a cerimónia de Atribuição de Diplomas a mais de três centenas de finalistas do Mestrado Integrado em Medicina, da Licenciatura em Ciências da Nutrição e dos diversos Mestrados.
NMS reinforces itself as an institution of excellence, where quality research is carried out, which aims to contribute to the advancement of the field of nutrition sciences.
The initiative aims to promote understanding of the impact of urban life on citizens' health for the prevention of diabetes.
The annual meeting of the Comprehensive Health Research Center (CHRC) researchers took place over two days with several invited speakers.
Health literacy from children to seniors is a concern and mission of NOVA Medical School.
Learn more about the different activities of the Nutrition and Lifestyles Team with these audiences.
This initiative is supported by EIT Health, an European network of innovation and entrepreneurship in health.
This annual meeting, organized by the NMS PhD Student Committee, happened for the first time since 2019, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Researcher Marta Moreira Marques from NOVA Medical School, was a speaker at the Plastic Summit Global Event, to discuss the sustainability of plastics in society.
NMS Post-Doc's retreat took place on October 1st at Jardim da Tapada das Necessidades and was organised by the NMS Post Doctoral Committee to strengthen the links between the postdoctoral community and create new scientific networks among these researchers.
Five researchers from NOVA Medical School are part of the ranking of Elsevier, one of the most recognized publishers of scientific publications.
NMS Researchers participate in the second edition of the FIC.a - International Science Festival with two activities tailored for children and teenagers, which took place in Oeiras between October 10 and 14.
The research groups from Paula Macedo and Sílvia Conde made several presentations at the European Congress EASD 2022, which took place in Stockholm.
NOVA is committed to competitively positioning itself in the future of university education in Portugal and Europe.
Recrutamento de Voluntários para o Projeto F4F – Forest for Future, que pretende avaliar o efeito da inclusão do medronho na dieta relativamente à composição e diversidade da microbiota, e também em parâmetros metabólicos.
Realizou-se no passado dia 30 de setembro de 2022, na Reitoria da NOVA, mais uma edição do Curso de Suporte Básico de Vida - Mass Training organizado pela NOVA Medical School
Researchers were all over the city of Lisbon to show the science carried out at NOVA Medical School to various audiences.
Relatório sumário do processo de atribuição de Bolsas de Mérito, referente ao ano letivo 2020/2021
A NOVA Medical School - Universidade NOVA de Lisboa assinou um protocolo de cooperação com a Guarda Nacional Republicana com o objetivo de juntar esforços de colaboração para a produção de conhecimento Médico e em Ciências da Saúde, ao nível da docência, investigação aplicada e Serviços à Comunidade.
NOVA Medical School was present at NOVA Sustainability Week that took place between 12 and 16 September at NOVA's Rectory at Campolide Campus, to discuss the sustainability of the school, namely in research, innovation and infrastructures.
Eleição de um Estudante da NMS para o Conselho de Faculdade | 10 de outubro de 2022
Eleição dos representantes dos professores e investigadores no Conselho Científico da NMS da Universidade NOVA de Lisboa | 30 de setembro 2022
The study performed by members of the MEDIR group, led by researcher Paula Macedo, presents a possible method of non-invasive diagnosis that could reduce the need for more expensive exams with greater risk for the patient.
The Patient Innovation platform, and its Executive Director Maria João Jacinto of NOVA Medical School, will have their research activities concentrated in this Knowledge Center.
Several NMS Research laboratories and infrastructures open their doors, during the school holidays, and host national and foreign students for short-term scientific internships.
The innovative BEST project - mulTifunctional BiossEnSors to be integrated into clinical practice and capacitation of people with diabetes - had its first year evaluated in a meeting at NOVA Medical School.
The results of the Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT) R&D call for 2022, to finance scientific research projects at national level, have already been published.
Na passada semana (15 e 22 de julho) a NMS recebeu grupos de alunos do ensino secundário interessados em conhecer o ambiente de uma Faculdade, nomeadamente da área da saúde.
NMS Research hosted a session on July 13th, to promote knowledge valorization and transfer of novel technologies developed at NMS Research, in collaboration with NOVA IMPACT.
Last Friday, the closing ceremony and awarding ceremony of the X-Ray campaign to NMS Research, for the entire NMS community, took place at NOVA Medical School's MMM Auditorium, internally launching the new brand NMS Research.
The session was aimed for NMS researchers to receive suggestions from the EIT Health team, in order to boost applications for international funding.
NOVA Medical School received the visit of the Rector of the University of Cape Verde, Prof. Doctor José Arlindo Fernandes Barreto, accompanied by the Pro-Rector for Assessment, Communication and Efficiency, Prof. João Medina and the Director of the Rector's Office, Dr. Carmen Paris.
The obstetrician at the Alfredo da Costa Maternity Hospital, professor at NOVA Medical School and researcher at the CHRC unit, speaks exclusively to Público about the new clinical rule from the Portuguese Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics.
The group led by Duarte Barral, Membrane Traffic in Disease lab, describes a new way of regulating melanin, elucidating the transfer of pigment between human skin cells.
Researchers from the Molecular Nutrition and Health group presented several of their works at the Food Bioactives & Health Conference (FBHC).
Foi no passado dia 8 de julho, num evento inovador que reuniu personalidades de diversos setores de atividade que a NOVA Medical School apresentou seus primeiros 14 finalistas da Licenciatura em Ciências da Nutrição, que tiveram a oportunidade de comunicar as suas melhores propostas de soluções para problemáticas-chave na área da Saúde & Nutrição.
On last monday, June 27, 2022, the inaugural meeting of the Associate Laboratory REAL, led by NOVA Medical School, took place in our campus.
Professor Ana Isabel Santos will participate tomorrow, June 28, in a session at the European Parliament on the use of animals in research.
NOVA Medical School's Community Service continues to promote access to and rapid results for COVID-19 diagnostic tests, supported by SNS, including rapid antigen and PCR tests.
The research, carried out by Membrane Traffic in Disease laboratory, led by Duarte Barral, is on the cover of the latest issue of Traffic magazine, a scientific journal dedicated to intracellular transport in disease.
No âmbito da comemoração do Dia Nacional e Europeu da Luta Contra a Obesidade e conscientes do papel que uma alimentação saudável pode ter na prevenção desta doença a NOVA Medical School desafiou alguns dos seus alunos e docentes a construírem este E-Book.
Integrado no Mês do Coração, celebramos hoje o Dia Mundial da Hipertensão com a visita dos utentes dos Centros de Dia da Pena e dos Anjos para participarem no "Workshop +Sáude na Cozinha"
The kick-off meeting of the Associated Laboratory LS4FUTURE took place last May 4th, joining NMS with other institutes such as ITQB NOVA, IGC, iBET and IPO.
Professor and Researcher Mónica Sousa was one of the speakers at this international event on Sports Sciences applied to football.
NOVA Medical School was represented by Patrícia Calado, Vice Dean for Research, and the rest of the research management team, at the European Association of Research Managers and Administrators conference in Oslo.
Our Vice Dean for Research presented the vision for NOVA Medical School's Research Pillar at the EATRIS National Meeting on 27 April.
On april 19 another Peer2Peer session took place, which theme was “The Job Market”.
Este semestre, os alunos do 4º ano da Licenciatura em Ciências da Nutrição, da NOVA Medical School, estão a realizar o seu estágio curricular, integrado no plano de estudos do curso.
The final conference of the LYSOCIL project took place on the 8th and 9th of April at the Hotel Vila Galé in Cascais. It featured presentations from the various project partners and collaborators worldwide, including Italy and Germany.
Peer2Peer is a job market preparation program aimed at NOVA Medical School
Research carried out by several of our laboratories is supported by the LYSOCIL project and has been published in Traffic magazine.
The article was published in the scientific journal Nutrients, by first author Nuno Mendonça, nutritional epidemiologist and researcher at the Comprehensive Health Research Centre and the EpiDoC Unit of NOVA Medical School.
Eleição dos representantes dos professores e investigadores no conselho científico da NOVA Medical School
NOVA Medical School, NEST, Turismo de Portugal and Médicos do Mundo sign a collaboration protocol to help in the response to the humanitarian catastrophe as a result of the War in Ukraine, in an initiative based on the collaborative intelligence center NEST HaT Lab @ NOVA Medical School.
Inês Figueira, a postdoctoral researcher at the Molecular Nutrition and Health laboratory at CEDOC-NMS, was appointed National Coordinator of the Science For Ukraine initiative, whose objective is to provide work opportunities to students and researchers due to the crisis in Ukraine triggered by the Russian invasion of the country.
A NMS assinou um protocolo com a Associação Raríssimas para o estabelecimento das bases de cooperação científica e pedagógica entre ambas as instituições.
Patrícia Grácio, researcher at NOVA Medical School, talks with newspaper Observador about her work in neuron differentiation.
Project partners include NOVA Medical School, CHRC, NOS Innovation, Fraunhofer Portugal and Polytechnic University of Madrid
SNS supported tests include rapid antigen tests, totally free for SNS users.
The launch of the “Culinary Medicine” course took place on January 26, at the NMS Food Research Laboratory, with a practical class, which brought together doctors, researchers and university professors in the kitchen.
Helena Canhão, a primeira mulher diretora da NOVA Medical School fala-nos sobre pioneiroismo e essencialmente sobre mudanças, em entrevista ao DN.
NOVA Medical School continues to focus on supporting university students with limited economic resources and strengthening learning throughout their lives.
Miguel Xavier, Full Professor of Psychiatry and Mental Health and Deputy Director and President of the Scientific Council at NOVA Medical School, was appointed National Coordinator of Mental Health Policies, according to an order from the Minister of Health, published on January 24, in the Republic Gazette.
Recrutam-se voluntários para participar num estudo que pretende validar um questionário alimentar e, ao mesmo tempo, identificar potenciais dadores de fezes.
Professor from NOVA Medical School and CHRC Researcher took office as Dean on January 20th, in the Auditorium of the Rectorate.
UPDATE: It is still possible to get a digital password for the vaccination in Open House regime.
Professor Paulo Paixão, clinical researcher at Integrated Pathophysiological Mechanisms, is a guest on the documentary series on RTP1, Vírus - Parasitas Obrigatórios.
Ana Isabel Santos, Professor of Nova Medical School, has been elected to the Board of the European Animal Research Association (EARA), at its recent General Assembly.
Encerramento do Serviço Académico e regras para atendimento presencial | 27 dezembro 2021 a 9 janeiro 2022
The big winner of the 14th Edition of the Santander Collaborative Research Award/NOVA 2021 is the project “Graphene Smart Bandages for Diabetic Foot Ulcer Monitoring”. The responsible multidisciplinary team is made up of the researcher Inês Coelho, from group MEDIR at CEDOC and by the researcher João Coelho, from CENIMAT/I3N, from the NOVA School of Science and Technology | NEW FCT.
A NMS assinou no dia 27 de dezembro de 2021 um protocolo de colaboração com o Hospital das Forças Armadas que tem como objetivo o desenvolvimento de atividades de ensino pré e pós-graduado e investigação.
João Conde, principal investigator of the Cancer Nanomedicine at NOVA Medical School, published a study in the journal Advanced Healthcare Materials, which evaluates the potential of a new therapeutic system of nanoparticles for the treatment of breast cancer.
NOVA University of Lisbon awarded the title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Germano de Sousa and Henrique Gouveia e Melo in a ceremony that took place at the Rectory on 16 December.
Inês Castela and Vanessa Pereira were the two students of NOVA Medical School distinguished with Awards at the congress of the Portuguese Society for the Study of Obesity (SPEO)
Professor from NOVA Medical School and CHRC Researcher, was elected by the Faculty Council on December 14th and will be fulfill her mandate between 2022 e 2025.
A brand new study regarding the transference of COVID-19 immunity from breast milk to newborns was just published in Cell Reports Medicine, led by Helena Soares lab, Immunobiology and Pathogenesis, along with partners in ITQB NOVA and IGC.
Research done at CEDOC reveals that low-density neutrophils (LDN) are increased in breast cancer patients, particularly those with poor response to chemotherapy and metastases.
Animals have specific ways of escaping external danger. And a collaborative study now reveals that there are signals promoted by molecules released by neurons to make fruit fly larvae (Drosophila melanogaster) escape harmful external stimuli.
A NOVA Medical School celebrou no dia 20 de novembro o 44º aniversário, com a realização de uma cerimónia onde estiveram presentes representantes da comunidade da NMS e convidados institucionais da nossa escola.
O investigador principal recebeu o Prémio Nacional da Diabetologia atribuído pela Sociedade Portuguesa de Diabetologia (SPD) para desenvolver um projeto que associa a diabetes e a doença de Parkinson.
Susana Lopes, principal investigator of the cilia regulation and disease laboratory at cedoc-nms, won the prestigious maratona da saúde award in biomedical research. It's going to allow research in primary ciliary dyskinesia (pcd), a rare disease studied by susana's group.
Our clinical researchers, José Pedro Cidade and Pedro Póvoa, were the main authours of a study awarded at European Congress on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ECTH 2021).
A joint effort between 3 Portuguese institutes, including CEDOC-NMS School, warns of 2 mutations in SARSCoV2 spike protein that could elude the immune system.
Foi no passado da 21 de setembro 2021 que a NMS lecionou a Unidade Curricular de Política Nutricional na Licenciatura de Ciências da Nutrição, sendo a primeira escola médica fazê-lo.
Hoje celebra-se o 44º aniversário da NOVA Medical School!Parabéns a todos os alunos, docentes, investigadores e não docentes - este dia é nosso!
“Temos que começar a preparar o país para os novos idosos, mas isso significa implementar estruturas que ainda não temos”.
A nossa investigadora Gabriela Silva, investigadora principal do grupo de Gene Therapy do CEDOC, foi speaker convidada nos prestigiados Webinars da Sociedade Portuguesa de Oftalmologia .
A aluna de doutoramento Ana Chegão participou na European Neuroscience Conference by Doctoral Students (ENCODS), em parceria com a FENS.
Eleição de um “trabalhador com vínculo à NMS com antiguidade igual ou superior a três anos, não docente e não investigador” para o "Conselho de Faculdade" da NMS, da Universidade NOVA de Lisboa.
The 2022 edition of the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings places NOVA in the 18th position among young European institutions effectively founded less than 50 years ago.
On March 2, 2022, NMS signed a protocol with Trofa Saúde Amadora for the establishment of a partnership for the promotion and execution of an integrated set of teaching and research activities.
NEST HaT: Health and Tourism Lab @NOVA Medical School is part of the "Next Generation Tourism" program. Inserted in BTL, this initiative, totally dedicated to the future and innovation for the travel and tourism sector, will take place between March 15 and 20, 2022, in different stages in Lisbon.
We highlight the session on March 17, at 19:00h, which takes place at NMS, with the participation of Germano de Sousa and Maria de Belém Roseira
EUTOPIA provides opportunities such as mobility, collaborative research, shared innovation, among others, for students and staff alike, from undergraduate through post-doc, and for researchers, teachers, technical and administrative staff.
O SimUniversity Portugal, competição destinada a estudantes de Medicina, decorreu no passado dia 18 de março na NOVA Medical School
ELEIÇÃO DOS REPRESENTANTES DOS ALUNOS NO CONSELHO PEDAGÓGICO | 3 de novembro 2022
Largest national scholarship for young doctors opens for applications
The teaching of medicine was discussed at a conference held as part of the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of NOVA University Lisbon.
Several staff members from NOVA Medical School and NOVA Rectorate had the opportunity to participate in a BLS – Mass Training class, which took place on September 29th, at the Military Academy Gymnasium.
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