Investigadores do Centro

Prof.ª Doutora Maria do Céu Soares Machado

Academic degrees

  • Public habilitation for Full Professor in Paediatrics – Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon (2013)
  • Graduation in Neonatology (2005)
  • Degree on Health Services Management (Portuguese Medical Association) (2003)
  • Performance Evaluation and Competence Management (PriceWaterhouse and Coopers) (2000)
  • PhD in Medicine and Surgery (Faculty of Medical Sciences - NOVA University of Lisbon) (1997)
  • Post-graduation in Clinical Management (Ministry of Health and European Commission) (1991)
  • Training: Addensbrook’s Hospital and Queen Charlotte Maternity, UK (1986), Royal Victoria and Ste Justine, Canadá (1990) and La Paz, Espanha (1991 e 1994)
  • Graduation in Paediatrics (1980)
  • Graduation in Medicine (1972)

Professional activity

  • President of the Executive Board of INFARMED (Portuguese Medicines Agency) (2017- )
  • Full Professor of Paediatrics at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon (2001 -  )
  • Vice-President of the Federation of European Academies of Medicine (FEAM) (2015 - )
  • Member of the National Council of Ethics for the Life Sciences  (2017 - )
  • Member of the Faculty of Medicine Council   (2014-2017 )
  • Leader of Audit Team for European Reference Centres Network (2016 - )
  • Technical Adviser - Neonatal Screening National Committee (2012 - )
  • Invited Professor of Health Policies in the Institute of Social and Political Sciences (University of Lisbon) (2011 – )
  • Vice-President of the National Health Council (2016-2017)
  • Expert Consultant of the Portuguese Health Plan 2012-2016
  • Director of the Department of Paediatrics of Santa Maria University Hospital (2011-2017) and Fernando Fonseca Hospital (1996-2006)
  • President of the General Council of the University of Evora (2011-2013),
  • Clinical Director of Santa Maria University Hospital /Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte (2013-2014) ando Fernando Fonseca Hospital (2005-2006)
  • High Commissioner for Health (Ministry of Health - Ministerial appointment) (2006-2011)
  • Member of the Scientific Board of Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon, (2011-2015)
  • President of the National Committee for Child and Adolescent Health (2004-2009)
  • Chairperson of the Staffing Services Working Group of the Health Platform - Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (2012-2014)
  • Member of the Children's Agenda Committee (Ministry of Work and Social Solidarity- ministerial appointment) (2012-2013)
  • Member of the Pharmacy Committee – Fernando Fonseca Hospital (1996-1999) and of the Ethics Committee ( 1996-1999)
  • President of the Paediatrics Medical Association (1994-1995)

Publications

  • 163 papers published in National and International Scientific Journals, 4 books and 659 scientific presentations and lectures