Prizes

2017 – Best student communication in “XIV Congreso Nacional e Internacional de Paleopatología“, Alicante, Spain (8-10 November). Bruno M. Magalhães “Does the presence of nasal variations predispose to maxillary rhinosinusitis?“. Co-authored by Simon Mays, Ana Luísa Santos.

2017 – Best student communication in “XIV Congreso Nacional e Internacional de Paleopatología“, Alicante, Spain (8-10 November). Álvaro Monge Calleja “Alteraciones morfopigmentarias del tártaro dental en una monja de Santa Catalina de Siena en Belmonte (Cuenca, España): cruzamiento de análisis macro, microscópica e isotópica”. Co-authored by Natasa Sarkic, Jesús Herrerín López, António Pereira Coutinho, Ana Luísa Santos.

2015 – Best oral presentation in the “XIII Congreso Nacional de Paleopatología”, Écija, Spain (1-4 October). Álvaro Monge Calleja, “¿Qué nos quiere contar la porosidad ósea infantil? Potencialidad del análisis mediante Microscopía de Barrido”. Co-authored by Ângela Araújo, António Pedro Matos, Ana Luísa Santos.

http://www.bioarqueologia.es/congresopaleopatologia2015/

2015 – Best oral presentation in the “XIII Congreso Nacional de Paleopatología”, Écija, Spain (1-4 October). Vítor Matos, “Skeletal manifestations of leprosy in the hands and feet: a palaeoepidemiological perspective”. Co-authored by Ana Luísa Santos.

http://www.bioarqueologia.es/congresopaleopatologia2015/

2015 – Best poster in the “BAM – II Bioanthropological meeting”, Coimbra, Portugal (29th-30th May). Ana Soares, “A study of 5-HTT (SLC6A4) gene polymorphisms and antisocial behaviour in a population sample of young Portuguese adults“.  Co-authored by Manuela Alvarez; Sofia N. Wasterlain; Licínio Manco.

http://www.uc.pt/fctuc/dcv/eventos/2015/IIbam

2014 – Vítor Matos and Ana Luísa Santos, finalist of the prize and awarded one Honorable Mention in “FAD Pensament i Crítica 2014; FAD – Associació Foment de les Arts i del Disseny, Barcelona” with the book “Leprosaria Nacional: Modernidade e ruína no Hospital-Colónia Rovisco Pais”, Dafne editora. Co-authored by Paulo Providência, Sandra Xavier, Emanuel Brás and Luís Quintais.

http://dafne.pt/pt/coleccoes/equacoes/leprosaria-nacional-hospital-colonia-rovisco-pais

2014 – Best poster in the “XIII Jornadas de Endocrinologia do Hospital Egas Moniz”, Lisboa, Portugal (20 – 21 march). Vítor Rosado Marques, “Prevalence of overweight and obesity among Portuguese children. comparison of WHO standard and references with IOTF and CDC references“. Co-authored by Augusta Gama, Maria Miguel Ferrão, Isabel Mourão, Helena Nogueira and Cristina Padez.

http://www.cognicao.pt/EndocrinologiaHEM/index.html

2013 – Prize in Pediatric Research in the “17º Congresso Português de Obesidade SPEO”, Porto (22-24 november). David Albuquerque, “Estudo de polimorfismos genéticos associados à obesidade comum em crianças de naturalidade Portuguesa”.Co-authored by C. Nóbrega; R. Rodriguez-Lopez ; L. Manco.

http://www.speo-obesidade.pt/CDA/IMPnoticias.aspx?noticia=7

2013 – Prize in Pediatric Research in the “17º Congresso Português de Obesidade SPEO” (Honorable mention), Porto (22-24 november). Aristides Machado Rodrigues, “Active commuting and its associations with cardiovascular risk markers in children”. Co-authored by Maria Ferrão; Augusta Gama; Isabel Mourão; Helena Nogueira; Victor Rosado; Cristina Padez.

http://www.speo-obesidade.pt/CDA/IMPnoticias.aspx?noticia=7

2012 – Best student comunication in the “III Jornadas Portuguesas de Paleopatologia”, Coimbra (2-3 november). Francisco Curate, “Utilização do rádio no diagnóstico da osteoporose em paleopatologia: complementaridade ou inadequação?”. Co-authored by Tânia Silva; Eugénia Cunha; Anabela Albuquerque; Izilda Ferreira.

http://www.uc.pt/en/cia/IIIJPP/

2012 – Best poster presentation in the “9ª Jornadas sobre comportamentos Suicidários”, HUC-CHUC, e no Grande Hotel do Luso (27-29 september). “O Suicídio como fenómeno sócio-demográfico nos 17 concelhos do distrito de Coimbra no período 2000-2004”. Co-authored by Ana Filipa Magalhães de Sousa, Helena Guilhermina Nogueira e Manuela Alvarez.

http://www.spsuicidologia.pt/generalidades/congressos/nacionais/105-9as-jornadas-sobre-comportamentos-suicidarios

2009 – Best oral presentation in the “Ancient Cremations Workshop”, Cardiff, United Kingdom (9-10 october). Filipa Cortesão Silva, “Anthropological analysis of cremation burials from Augusta Emerita (Mérida, Spain): results from intervention number 5038“. Co-authored by Juana M. Pérez and Ana Luísa Santos.

2009 – Best poster presentation in the “11th BABAO Annual Conference”, Bradford, United Kingdom (18-20th September). David Gonçalves. “Lateral Angle of the Petrous Bone as a Sex Predictor of Cremated Human Remains“.

http://www.babao.org.uk/index/annual-conference-2009

2009 – Best oral presentation in the “X Congreso Nacional de Paleopatología”, Asociacion Española de Paleopatología, Madrid (3-5 Setembro). Francisco Curate, “Fracturas del fémur proximal en dos colecciones osteológicas identificadas Portuguesas”.

https://www.uam.es/personal_pdi/ciencias/armando/WEB_XCNP/ENTRADA.html

2008 – Best poster presentation in the “Behaviour and Individuality in Primates and other Mammals”, Lisboa, Portugal (17-18 march). Susana Carvalho, “To have and to hold: Individual preferences for tool-composites in wild chimpanzees“. Co-authored by Dora Biro; William C. Mcgrew and Tetsuro Matsuzawa.

http://behavior-individuality.blogspot.pt/

2007 – Best poster in the “1st Iberian Primatological Conference”, Peniche, Portugal (7-9 November). Susana Carvalho, Chimpanzee Archaeology: Seeking the evolutionary origins of technology“. Co-authored by T. Matsuzawa and W.C. McGrew.

http://apprimatologia.com/Actividades/Congressos.aspx

2007 – Best poster prize in the “IX Congreso de Paleopatologia”, Morella, España (26–29 September). Vítor Matos “Broken ribs: healed fractures from the ‘Lisboa Collection‘, Portugal” poster

http://www.uv.es/paleolab/Morella2007.htm

2006 Hugo Cardoso, CAGS-UMI distinguished dissertation award. Canadian Association for Graduate Studies and University Microfilms International. (http://www.cags.ca/Default.aspx?tabid=1772). Thesis title: “Patterns of growth and development of the human skeleton and dentition in relation to environmental quality: a biocultural analysis of a 20th century sample of portuguese documented subadult skeletons.”

2005 – Best poster presented in the “VIII Congreso Nacional de Paleopatología”, Cáceres, Spain (16-19 november). Sandra Assis, “A possible case of malign carcinoma with metastases in a skeleton exhumed from the Constância village (Portugal)”. Co-authored by Sónia Codinha.

http://www.eweb.unex.es/eweb/paleopatologia/index.htm

2005 – Best posters in the “Colóquio Internacional Transformação e Mudança no Centro e Sul de Portugal, 3500 a 2000 a.n.e.”, Cascais, Portugal (6-9 October). Ana Maria Silva, “O tholos de Paimogo I: um túmulo para quem? Análise demográfica dos restos ósseos humanos exumados.” and “Hipogeu I de Monte Canelas: Caracterização antropológica dos enterramentos in situ e conexões anatómicas.”. Co-authored by Rui Parreira.

2001 – Best oral communication presented by students at the “VI Congreso Nacional de Paleopatologia”, Madrid, Spain (13-17 September). Carina Marques, “Evidence of ancient disease in a small medieval sample (Portugal)”. Co-authored by Eugénia Cunha and Ana Luísa Santos.