Milena Moraes

Milena Moraes

Milena Moraes is a Postdoctoral fellow at the University of Coimbra since January 2024, on the SCREENHEALTH project, a cohort study with preschool children aiming to analyze trajectories in the use of electronic devices and the impact on physical and mental health....
Gabriela de Sousa Costa          

Gabriela de Sousa Costa          

I am a graduate of Sports Science (2022) and I am attending the master’s degree program in Exercise and Health, both at the Faculty of Sports Sciences and Physical Education of the University of Coimbra. The topic of my thesis focuses on the behavior of maximal and...
João Tiago Brito

João Tiago Brito

Graduated in Anthropology in 2019 from the Nova University Lisbon and a completed a master’s degree in Evolution and Human Biology in 2022 from the University of Coimbra. During this period, my work focused on the field of Paleopathology. Currently, a Ph.D. student,...
Beatriz Mouga Almeida

Beatriz Mouga Almeida

Beatriz Mouga Almeida is an accomplished scholar with a First-Class Bachelor’s degree in Forensic Science from the University of Greenwich in England. Her undergraduate journey sparked a profound interest in Forensic Anthropology, leading her to pursue a Master’s...
Luís Vale

Luís Vale

Social and cultural anthropologist, PhD student in Social Anthropology at the University of Coimbra, higher education teacher. Is field has been Trás-os-Montes, with particular interest in questions of identity, memory, popular religiosity, oral tradition, games,...
 Virtual Anthropology Laboratory

 Virtual Anthropology Laboratory

The CIAS Virtual Anthropology Laboratory is equipped with powerful computing and data management equipment to support analyses of large datasets obtained with medical imaging technology (e.g., microcomputed tomography [µCT] and standard CT), 3D surface scanning, and...
Veronica Wesolowski

Veronica Wesolowski

Visiting dates: 01 December 2023 – 10 June 2024 Universidade de São Paulo – Museu de Arqueologia e Etnologia The main objective of the visit was to conduct research in management of the osteological collections and palaeopathology.
Ana Paula Arez

Ana Paula Arez

Principal Investigator (with Habilitation) at the Medical Parasitology Unit of Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (IHMT) and at Global Health and Tropical Medicine Center (GHTM) of University NOVA de Lisboa (UNL). She holds a PhD in Biology (2000) and a BSc in...
Alexandrina Amorim

Alexandrina Amorim

Graduated since 2005 in History variant Archeology, from the University of Minho. She completed her Master’s Degree in Human Evolution and Biology, in 2015, from the Department of Life Sciences of the University of Coimbra, with the thesis “Bone...
Laura González-Garrido

Laura González-Garrido

Graduated in Biology in her hometown, León (Spain), Master in Physical Anthropology and Human Evolution (Autonomous University, Complutense, and Alcalá, Madrid), and PhD in Biological Anthropology from the University of León (Spain). She has developed scientific...