Members

Ana Sofia Carvalho
Director of the Institute for Bioethics, Catholic University of Portugal (IB-UCP).
Associate Professor at the University.
Coordinator of the Bioethics Research Centre (GIB) and of the PhD Program.
Co-coordinator of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (IB-UCP).
Consultant specialist in FP7 Ethics, Science and Society.

 

Walter Osswald
Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at the Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto.
Coordinator of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics (IB-UCP).
Author of over 500 articles, 3 books, co-editor of several books of Pharmacology and Bioethics; Editor of the Therapeutic Handbook. 
Research Areas: Cardiovascular System, Medical Ethics, Ethics in Clinical Trials.

 

Daniel Serrão
Head of Department of Pathology at Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto (1970/1998)
Prof. of Pathology at Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto (1970/1998)
Prof. of Medical Ethics at Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto (1980/1998) 
Prof. of the Master in Medical Ethics, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto (1997/2001) 
Prof. of the Master of Philosophy/Bioethics, Faculty of Philosophy, UCP Braga (1998 -)
Prof. of the Master in Bioethics, IB-UCP, Porto and Lisbon (2000 -)
Professor of the PhD in Bioethics, IB-UCP, Porto and Lisbon (2008 -) 
Member of the Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Medicine, the Brazilian Academy of Medicine, the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, the Pontifical Academy for Life
Advisor at the National Council of Ethics for the Life Sciences (CNECV)
Member of the Steering Committee on Bioethics (CDBI) of the Council of Europe
President of the Commission for the Promotion of Research in Health

 

Joana Araújo
Researcher, PhD student at IB-UCP
Master of Bioethics at the Bioethics Institute at the PCU (2007)
Degree in Environmental Engineering from Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Research Areas: Environmental Ethics, Genetically Modified Organisms; Sustainable Development Education and Bioethics, Ethics and Society.

 

Mónica Carvalho
Researcher at the Bioethics Research Centre (GIB) at IB-UCP
BA in Psychology and Journalism
PhD in Communication and Culture at the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Research Areas: Communication and Health; Risk; Sociology of Science and Medicine

 

António Jácomo
Professor and researcher at the Bioethics Research Centre (GIB) at IB-UCP
Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Jean Monnet module on the MA in European Studies, Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca - Spain and Visiting Professor at Escola de Educação do Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo
Researcher in Philosophy at Universidade de Lisboa and at the University of Oxford (GB)
Doctor of Philosophy and Master in History of the Idea of ​​Europe at the Instituto Superior de Estudios y Derechos Humanos EUROPEOS - Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca
Author of numerous articles, 7 individual books and co-editor of 5 books
Research Areas: Philosophy of the Mind, Moral, Psychology, Ethics, Cognitive Science, Religion and European Studies