Roberto Palma dos Reis, Associate Professor of Medicine - Cardiology, NOVA Medical School, NOVA University of Lisbon, Aggregation and tenure. Regent of Preparing Clinical Practice (discipline of the 6th year of the MSc in Medicine) and the of the Clinical Trials Unit of the PhD formation. Coordinator of the PhD in Medicine of NOVA Medical School.
Cardiologist, Cardiology Unit Coordinator of Pulido Valente Hospital, Lisbon North Hospital Center.
Author or co-author of over 500 papers presented at national or international conferences, as well as more than 100 publications in journals evaluated by experts and author of 5 books. Received more than 12 scientific awards.
Experienced in the field of clinical trials, in different positions, from promoter, principal investigator or researcher. Has developed original research in the field of cardiovascular risk factors, especially initially, evaluating the influence of homocysteine in vascular disease, and, more recently, the influence of genetic polymorphisms in the onset of coronary heart disease and hypertension.