16 June 2023

10h00-11h00 Bloco A Sala 02 (BLA S02) ICBAS 

Increasing Access to Therapeutics for the Poorest Billion

Profª Ana Olga Mocumbi (

Faculdade de Medicina – Universidade Eduardo Mondlane

Instituto Nacional de Saúde - Moçambique


Profª Mocumbi is Associate Professor of Cardiology at Universidade Eduardo Mondlane and Lead Researcher at the Non-Communicable Diseases Division of the Instituto Nacional de Saúde (both in Mozambique) and Affiliated Professor at the Department of Global Health at the University of Washington. Her research focus is neglected cardiovascular diseases, especially rheumatic heart disease, cardiomyopathies, heart failure in the young, and women’s cardiovascular health. She co-Chairs the Pan African Society of Cardiology Taskforce on Reproductive Health Services for Women with Cardiovascular Disease, the Working Group on Rheumatic Heart Disease Prevention and Control at the World Heart Federation, and the Non-Communicable Diseases and Injuries of the Poorest Billion Global Network.





6 May 2019

12h00-13h00 Sala 4 CIM-FMUP 

Dendritic excitability and spatial cognition in the CA1 region: the role of Nav1.3 channel

Prof. Heinz Beck (

Institute of Experimental Epileptology and Cognition Research, University of Bonn Medical Center, Bonn


22 september 2017

14h00 Anfiteatro Terapêutica, sala 21.P1.EP CIM-FMUP

Recetores do neuropeptídeo Y como alvos farmacológicos: da neuroproteção ao bloqueio do envelhecimento

Profª Drª Cláudia Cavadas (

Group Leader at CNC Assistant Professor, with tenure,FFUC, Coimbra, Portugal 


25 january 2017

9h30 Laboratório Farmacologia FFUP

Demonstração sobre o equipamento Lionheart FX da Biotek


Dr. Fabian Kuck

Especialista de produto de BioTek


06 december 2016

09:30 Salão Nobre do ICBAS-FFUP

Screening new natural and synthetic inhibitors for phospholipases A2-like based on structural and functional approaches

Prof. Marcos R. M. Fontes (

Professor Titular na Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP) - Instituto de Biociências - Botucatu/SP, Brasil

More information:!/departamentos/fisica-e-biofisica/laboratorios/biologia-molecular-estrutural/linha-pesquisa/


22 july 2016

18:00-20:00h Anfiteatro Terapêutica CIM-FMUP

Drug Discovery and Development: Phases of drug development

Luís Almeida

Founder and Managing Partner at Blueclinical Ltd; President of the College of Clinical Pharmacologists


23 july 2016

09:00-11:00h Anfiteatro Terapêutica CIM-FMUP

Drug Discovery and Development: Regulatory and postmarking issues

Bruno Sepodes

Professor of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy - University of Lisbon (Portugal) Chair of the Committee of Orphan Medicinal Products (COMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) Member of the Scientific Coordination Board of the European Medicines Agency (EMA)


8 March 2016

12h00 Anfiteatro 9 Complexo ICBAS/FFUP

Biomarcadores clinicos em Hipertensão, Rejeição do Rim e Diabetes

Profª. Dulce Elena Casarini, PhD, FAHA (

Departamento de Medicina – Disciplina de Nefrologia, Escola Paulista de Medicina (EPM) – Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP)

Coordenadora do Programa de Pós-Graduação em Medicina Translacional do Departamento de Medicina – EPM - UNIFESP, São Paulo,Brasil


4 july 2015

11:00-13:00h Anfiteatro Terapêutica CIM-FMUP

Drug Discovery and Development: Translational medicine, translational and non-clinical models

Paul Moser, PhD

Director Department of Neuropsychopharmacology, Pierre Fabre Research Institute, Castres, France


11 july 2015

09:00-11:00h Anfiteatro Terapêutica CIM-FMUP

Drug Discovery and Development: The identification, validation, and diversity of drug targets

Daniel Hutcheson, PhD, MBA

Senior Portfolio Planning Manager, pRED Strategy & Portfolio, Neuroscience, Ophthalmology & Rare Diseases, Roche Pharma Research and Early Development, Roche Innovation Center Basel, Basel, Switzerland


11 july 2015

11:00-13:00h Anfiteatro Terapêutica CIM-FMUP

Drug Discovery and Development: Case studies across therapeutic and disease areas

David Virley, PhD 

Head of Scientific & Business Development, Transpharmation Ltd, The London Bioscience Innovation Centre, London, United Kingdom


18 july 2015

09:00-11:00h Anfiteatro Terapêutica CIM-FMUP

Drug Discovery and Development: Regulatory and postmarketing issues

Peter Gaskin, PhD

Associate Director, Scientific Program Management, Charles River Laboratories, Edinburgh, United Kingdom



24 november 2014


14h30 Anfiteatro AT1 CIM-FMUP


The Role of Hypoxia in Diabetic Nephropathy


Prof. Fredrik Palm (


Department of Medical Cell Biology, Uppsala University, Sweden



12 May 2014

15h00 Salão Nobre ICBAS/FFUP

Role of Intrinsic Cardiac Catecholamines in Embryonic and Adult Hearts under Stress

Prof. Steven N. Ebert (

Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, United States of America


27 March 2014

14h30 Salão Nobre ICBAS/FFUP

Role of P2X7 receptor in the nervous system: from development to neurodegeneration

Profª Maria Teresa Miras Portugal (

Dept. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Univ Complutense, Madrid, Spain

Seminar video link: Part 1

                                Part 2


27 February 2014

14h30 CIM-FMUP 

Septal modulation of hippocampal microcircuits

Prof. Heinz Beck

Life and Brain Center, Experimental Epileptology and Cognition Research, University of Bonn Medical Center


12 September 2013

11h00 Salão Nobre ICBAS/FFUP

Apoptotic/Necrotic P2X7 Receptors at Astrocytes and Neural Progenitor Cells

Prof. Peter Illes

Rudolf-Boehm-Institut für Pharmakologieund Toxikologie der Universität Leipzig, Germany

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