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Marta Moreira Marques

Investigador  Investigador Auxiliar
Co-PI EpiDoc, PhD
I am a behavioral scientist/health psychologist (PhD Leiden University, 2015), holding a senior research fellow position (Investigador Auxiliar) at the Comprehensive Health Research Centre, NMS. I am a visiting researcher at Trinity College Dublin (Ireland) and University College London (UK), a member of the Portuguese COVID-19 Behavioral Science Task Force, ando of the Executive Committee of the European Health Psychology Society.
  1. Marques MM, Matos M, Mattila E, Encantado J, Duarte C, Teixeira P, Stubbs RJ, Sniehotta FF, Ermes M, Harjumaa M, Leppänen J, Välkkynen P, Silva MN, Ferreira C, Carvalho S, Palmeira L, Horgan G, Heitmann BL, Evans EH, Palmeira AL. A theory- and evidence-based digital intervention tool for weight loss maintenance (NoHoW Toolkit): Systematic development and refinement study. J Med Internet Res. In press, 2021. Doi:10.2196/25305
  2. Marques MM, Guastaferro K. The development of effective and tailored digital behavior change interventions: an introduction to the Multiphase Optimization Strategy (MOST). European Health Psychologist, In press, 2021. Mattila E, Hansen S, Bundgaard L, Ramsay L, Dunning A, Silva MN, Harjumaa M, Ermes M, Marques MM, Matos MM, Larsen SC, Encantado J, Santos I, Horgan G, O'Driscoll R, Turicchi J, Duarte C, Palmeira AL, Stubbs RJ, Heitmann BL, Lähteenmäki L. NoHoW web-based toolkit with weight and activity tracking for weight-loss maintenance: long-term user experience results from a randomized controlled trial. J Med Internet Res. In press, 2021.
  3. Doyle J, Murphy E, Gavin S, Pascale A, Deparis S, Tommasi P, Smith S, Hannigan C, Sillevis Smitt M, van Leeuwen C, Lastra J, Galvin M, Sheridan P, Tompkins L, Jacobs A, Marques MM, Medina J, Boyle G, Dinsmore J. A digital platform to support self-management of multiple chronic conditions (ProACT): findings in relation to engagement during a one-year proof-of-concept trial. J Med Internet Res. In press, 2021. Doi: 10.2196/22672
  4. Marques MM, Carey RN, Norris E, Evans F, Finnerty AN, Hastings J, Jenkins E, Johnston M, West R, Michie S. Delivering Behaviour Change Interventions: Development of a Mode of Delivery Ontology [version 2; peer review: 2 approved]. Wellcome Open Res. 2021;5:125. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.15906.2
  5. Norris E, Marques MM, Finnerty AN, Wright AJ, West R, Hastings J, Williams P, Carey RN, Kelly MP, Johnston M, Michie S. Development of an Intervention Setting Ontology for behaviour change: Specifying where interventions take place [version 1; peer review: 2 approved]. Wellcome Open Res. 2020;5:124. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres
  6. Michie S, West R, Finnerty AN, Norris E, Wright AJ, Marques MM, Johnston M, Kelly MP, Thomas J, Hastings J. Representation of behaviour change interventions and their evaluation: Development of the Upper Level of the Behaviour Change Intervention Ontology [version 2; peer review: 2 approved]. Wellcome Open Res. 2021;5:123. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.15902.2
  7. Wright AJ, Norris E, Finnerty AN, Marques MM, Johnston M, Kelly MP, Hastings J, West R, Michie S. Ontologies relevant to behaviour change interventions: a method for their development [version 3; peer review: 2 approved, 1 approved with reservations]. Wellcome Open Res. 2020;5:126. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.15908.3.
  8. Guerreiro MP, Strawbridge J, Cavaco AM, Félix IB, Marques MM, Cadogan C. Development of a European competency framework for health and other professionals to support behaviour change in persons self-managing chronic disease. BMC Med Educ. 2021;21(1):287. doi: 10.1186/s12909-021-02720-w
  9. Stubbs RJ, Duarte C, O’Driscoll R, Turicchi J, Kwasnicka D, Sniehotta FF, Marques MM, Horgan G, Larsen S, Palmeira A, Santos I, Teixeira PJ, Halford J, Heitmann BL, The EASO Obesity Management Task Force. The H2020 “NoHoW Project”: a position statement on behavioural approaches to longer-term weight management. Obes Facts 2021;14:246-258. doi: 10.1159/000513042
  10. Knittle K, Heino M, Marques MM, Stenius M, Beattie M, Ehbrecht F, Hagger MS, Hardeman W, Hankonen N. The compendium of self-enactable techniques to change and self-manage motivation and behaviour v.1.0. Nat Hum Behav. 2020;4(2):215-223. doi: 10.1038/s41562-019-0798-9
  • Early Career Stan Maes Award, 2019, European Health Psychology Society
  • Early Career “One to Watch Out” Award, 2019, International Society for Behaviour Nutrition and Physical Activity
  • Research Progression Award, 2019, ADAPT SFI Research Centre, Trinity College Dublin
  • Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship, EU Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND Action (grant agreement No. 713567)