Academic Degrees

2012-Present: PhD in Biomedical Engineering. Thesis:"Clinical Decision Support: Knowledge Representation and Uncertainty Management"

2006-2011: Integrated Masters in Biomedical Engineering (Medical Informatics)

Research Interests

Knowledge Representation and Ontologies

Logic Programming

Data Mining and Machine Learning

Bayesian Networks

Argumentation Frameworks

Decision Support Systems

Advanced Courses

November 17th-19th 2013: Advanced School on Artificial Intelligence applied to the development of Digital Games (EAIA'2016) by Associação Portuguesa Para a Inteligência Artificial (APPIA), Barcelos, Portugal.

December 13th 2013: Workshop on Statistical Modelling in Medical and Environmental Sciences (STATMOD2013) by the Centre of Mathematics of the University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal.

December 17th-21st 2012: Executive Training on Foundations of Governance Information Leadership by the Center for Electronic Governance at the United Nations University – International Institute for Software Technology (UNU-IIST), Braga, Portugal.

June 18th-20th 2012: Summer School on Bayesian Networks in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oporto, Portugal.

Research Experience

2012 - Present: ALGORITMI Research Centre.

January – April 2014, January – April 2015, July - October 2016: Research internships at the National Institute of Informatics (NII), Tokyo, Japan. Under the supervision of Professor Ken Satoh.

April – July 2016: Research stay at Grupo de Tecnología Informática - Inteligencia Artificial (GTI-IA), Universitat Politécnica de València, Valencia, Spain. Under the supervision of Professor Vicente Julián.