Dr. Cláudia Cavadas

CNC - Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology

Cláudia Cavadas holds a PhD in Pharmacology from the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Coimbra. She is Assistant Professor, with habilitation, of Pharmacology at the same faculty and leader of the “Neuroendocrinology and Aging” group at CNC – Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra. Cláudia Cavadas is co-author of about 70 articles published in international journals and a principal investigator of several projects funded by national and international agencies. She is evaluator of scientific projects in international funding agencies (eg UK, France). She was Director of the Institute of Interdisciplinary Research of the University of Coimbra and coordinator of the Office of Communication of Science of the CNC. She is Coordinator of the Research Committee of the General Council of the University of Coimbra and President of the Portuguese Society of Pharmacology.