Skills, Awards & Community Involvement


  • Languages: Portuguese (native), English (fluent), Finnish (satisfactory, level B1.1), French (elementary), Spanish (intermediate); Italian (basics)
  •  Statistics: Advanced knowledge of SPSS, Excel
  •  Software for data analysis (Genetics): Genepop, Arlequin, Phase, Fstat, Haploview, Plink
  • Other: Windows, Mac OS X and Microsoft Office; Prezi; WordPress


  • Meritorious Scholarship 2001/2002. University of Madeira.
  • Scholarship from the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) (ref. SFRH/BD/31273/2006)

Community involvement

  • Volunteer at the Finnish Red Cross (2013-2014).
  • Volunteer at the Portuguese League against Cancer (LPCC) – (2010- 2011).
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Allergy and Therapy; the Journal of AIDS and Clinical Research.
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