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Prof. João Marques Teixeira

João Marques Teixeira psychiatrist PAIS Controversias Psiquiatry Barcelona
Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Chairman Table: Complexities in Psychiatry: affective disorders
Date Friday, April 20th, 2018
Time 14:30 to 18:30

BIOGRAPHY

  • Psychiatrist with more than 35 years of experience.
  • Professor of the University of Porto with more than 35 years of experience.
  • Investigator and Director of Research in Neurosciences (since 1991), in the domain of Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences
  • Director of the Neuropsychophysiological Lab of University of Porto (since 1991)
  • Director of the Brain Learning Centre of the UP (1991 - …)
  • Director of NEUROBIOS – Institute of Neurosciences (2008-…).
  • Main contributions
    • Creation of a basic and applied research line in Psychiatry and Neurosciences.
    • Coordinator of the Summer School of University of Porto, Cognitive and Affective Neurophysiology: Acquisition, Processing, and Analysis of EEG signal.
    • Principal Investigator in more than 30 basic and applied research projects.
    • Author of 12 books, 16 chapters of books and more than 80 papers in international and Portuguese peer-review journals.
    • Director of more than 20 PhD thesis in Neurosciences
  • Main affiliations
    • Founder and President of the Portuguese Association of Neurofeedback and Neurotechnology
    • President of the Portuguese Society of Psychiatry and Mental Health
    • Coordinator of the Committee for the creation of the Forensic Psychiatry Sub-Specialty of the Portuguese Physician Association
    • Ex-President and actual member of the College of Psychiatry of the Portuguese Physician Association