The annual meeting of the scientific and technological community in Portugal, which promotes interaction between researchers, the business sector and the general public, debating the themes of the Portuguese scientific agenda, will have its next edition – Ciência 2021 – on the 28th, 29th and 30th June 2021, at the Lisbon Congress Centre, Praça das Indústrias, Junqueira. Admission is free, but registration is required at https://www.encontrociencia.pt/2021/.
Alternatively, the sessions will be streamed live on YouTube.
The Global Health and Tropical Medicine (GHTM) is present with two lectures, an initial intervention, a video demonstration and a few e-posters, available below.
GHTM’s lectures in Ciência 2021
On 29/06/2021, in the session dedicated to Science and Technology Cooperation between Ismaili Imamat / Aga Khan Development Network and MCTES/FCT for development, between 11:30 and 13:00 in room 3A, lecture by Prof. Jaime Nina (GHTM):
«Health and Medical Sciences | External Scientific Review Panel».
On 30/06/2021, in the session dedicated to Health Sciences – Infectious Diseases and Fight against Pathogenic Agents, between 15:30 and 17:00, in room 3B, lecture by Prof. Henrique Silveira (GHTM):
«Breeding malaria-transmitting mosquitoes in captivity without the use of fresh blood».
GHTM´s initial intervention in Ciência 2021
On 30/06/2021, in the session dedicated to the Centro Ciência LP – Investing in Knowledge, in Auditorium 1, between 11:30 and 13:00, initial intervention by Prof. Miguel Viveiros, Scientific Coordinator of GHTM and Ciência LP:
«Ciência LP, category 2 centre, under the auspices of UNESCO, balance and challenges».
GHTM’s video demonstration
BIOTROP | NOVA Biobanks – Creating Value in Infectious Diseases Research
The Biotropical Resources biobank, BIOTROP, at GHTM IHMT NOVA, has the vision to contribute to the role of banks of biological products as a tool at the service of a healthy society and asserting itself as a reference structure for collections of biological products associated with infectious diseases and tropical regions. The main mission is to maximize its biological resources, to promote research of excellence on health sciences, particularly of infectious diseases and tropical medicine.
GHTM’s e-posters in Ciência 2021
Daniela Alves, Isabel Craveiro, Nekane Basabe, Luzia Gonçalves (GHTM):
«Chronic diseases and multimorbility in natives and adult immigrants who participated in the 2019 National Health Survey (Portugal)».
Mafalda N.S. Miranda, Marta Pingarilho, Victor Pimentel, Maria do Rosário O. Martins, Anne-Mieke Vandamme, Marina Bobkova, Michael Böhm, Carole Devaux, Roger Paredes, Rafael Rubio, Maurizio Zazzi, Francesca Incardona e Ana Abecasis (GHTM):
«Determinants of Late Diagnosis in HIV-1 Positive Patients Followed in Europe».
Ana Valério-Bolas, Sofia Mesquita-Gabriel, Mafalda Meunier, Joana Marques, Lis Lobo, Armanda Rodrigues, Rui Ferreira, Inês Cardoso, Graça Alexandre-Pires, Isabel Pereira da Fonseca, Gabriela Santos-Gomes (GHTM):
«Modulation of dendritic cells derived from canine monocytes by parasites of the genus leishmania».