(Coordinator – Margarida Vieira)

Congregates infrastructures for participatory research to characterize and develop solutions in nursing to be applied on vulnerable populations, families in adversity, people with chronic illness, frail elderly; complex interventions and patient safety, ethics and education in health.

The research is done with and for the vulnerable populations in different communities aiming to promote autonomy and prevent frailty in the elderly, studying and testing new assistance solutions.

The Nursing Research platform has 2 labs each with a Lab Leader

  • Living-Lab in Ageing & Caring – Margarida Vieira
  • Wounds Research Lab – Paulo Alves

 Integrated Researchers:

Amélia Maria da Fonseca Simões Figueiredo

Beatriz Rodrigues Araújo

Cristina Maria Alves Marques Vieira

João Manuel da Costa Amado

José Amendoeira

Luís Octávio de Sá

Margarida Maria da Silva Vieira

Patrícia Cruz Pontífice Sousa Valente Ribeiro

Paulo Jorge Pereira Alves

Paulo Rosário Carvalho Seabra
Sérgio Joaquim Deodato Fernandes
Sílvia Maria Alves Caldeira Berenguer

Collaborator Researchers:

Adelino Filipe Rodrigues Pires

Constança Festas
Élvio Henriques de Jesus
Filipa Alexandra Veludo Fernandes
Joana Marques Romeiro

João Daniel Neves Amado

Maria Clara Lopes Peixoto Braga

Maria Teresa de Mendonça Pinto do Amaral

Manuel Barnabé Moura Pinto de Melo

Marlene Azevedo Moreira

Nelson Emídio Henrique Guerra
Paulo Alexandre Figueiredo dos Santos
Sandra Cristina Ferreira Lopes Simões do Paço

Sandra Sofia Barbosa Pinto de Almeida

Susana Sofia Abreu Miguel
Tânia Filipa Santos Costa
Vasco Manuel da Silva Neves
Zaida Borges Charepe