Filipa Faria

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Physician with specialization in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Director of the Adult Rehabilitation Service 1 of the CMR Alcoitão since 2004.

Has dedicated her clinical and scientific activity to the rehabilitation of patients with spinal cord injury. Master’s thesis on the theme “Functional electrical stimulation in the treatment of neurogenic bladder: clinical, economic and social aspects”, Faculty of Engineering, Catholic University of Lisbon, 2003.

Author of 15 articles published in national and international journals and more than 30 presentations at national and foreign congresses; Received 4 scientific awards.

Associate Editor of the Journal of the Portuguese Society of PMR and international Reviewer of Acta Fisiátrica Brasileira.