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PhD Students’ Activities

PhD Students at iMM are challenged to actively suggest activities to foster both scientific and social networking between the research community.

  • PhD Students Committee

    The iMM PhD students’ activities are organised by the PhD Students’ Committee.

    Committee Members 2018/2019
    Ana Filipa Cruz (Mcastanho Lab)
    Aparajita Lahree (Mmota Lab)
    Bárbara Correia (Mremondes Lab)
    Bernardo Neves (Dprata Lab)
    Carlos Ramos (Vmorais Lab)
    Cláudia Afonso (Gbernardes Lab)
    Constança Amaral (Nsantos Lab)
    Catarina Fonseca (Cfranco Lab)
    Catarina Tomé (Jefonseca Lab)
    Diogo Mendonça (Mcastanho Lab)
    Elvira Leites (Vmorais Lab)  
    Eunice Paisana (Jbarata Lab)
    Filipa Gonçalves (Vmorais Lab)
    Filipa Oliveira (Mcastanho Lab)
    Filipe Figueiredo (Vmorais Lab)
    Helena Pinheiro (Egomes Lab)
    Henrique Machado (Lfigueiredo Lab)
    Inês Faleiro (Salmeida Lab)
    Ítala Silva (Nsantos Lab)
    Joana Saraiva (Llopes Lab)
    João Sabino (Salmeida Lab)
    Marcelo Dias (Mremondes Lab)
    Mariana A. Ferreira (Nmorais Lab)  
    Mariana Oliveira (Jbarata Lab)
    Marta Fernandes (Jbarata Lab)
    Marco Cavaco (Mcastanho Lab)
    Nuno Agostinho (Nmorais Lab)
    Patrícia Abreu (Cazzalin Lab)
    Raquel Azevedo (Mprudencio Lab)
    Rita Soares (Vmorais Lab)
    Rui Rodrigues (Asebastiao Lab)
    Susana Dias (Mcastanho Lab)
    Vânia Tavares (Dprata Lab)  

    PhD Students' Representatives 2018/2019
    Mariana Oliveira and Elvira Leites are the elected PhD students' representatives that will promote the PhD students’ interests within iMM community.
    Mariana Oliveira (Jbarata Lab): mlobato at
    Elvira Leites (Vmorais Lab): elviraleites at

  • PhD Students Annual Meeting

    The annual PhD Students meeting is organized entirely by PhD students. It is the place by excellence where students present their work to the iMM/CAML community. Moreover, it includes seminars from renowned scientists.

    12th PhD Students Meeting
    Date: May 23th to 25th, 2018
    Venue: Room 58, Egas Moniz Building, FMUL/iMM, Lisbon

    Keynote speakers:

    Maria Blasco - Telomeres and Telomerase Group, CNIO, Madrid; Spain

    - Thomas Pradeu - CNRS & University of Bordeaux; France

    - Suzana Houzel-Herculano - Laboratory of Comparative Neuroanatomy, Vanderbilt University; USA

    - António Almeida - Hospital da Luz & IPO Lisboa; Portugal



  • PhD Students Annual Retreat

    During the 2-day Retreat, PhD students and researchers engage in scientific and group activities fostering team spirit and social interaction.

    PhD Students Retreat 2017
    Pousada da Juventude de Lagos
    October 12th to 14th, 2017


  • Students' Workshop Series

    Since 2016, the PhD Students’ Committee organizes a Workshop series to increase training aimed at the acquisition/consolidation of scientific and transversal competences, as well as to explore the diversity of career paths for PhD-holders.

    - Communication: How to present in a scientific congress, by Malcolm Love, October 2016

    - Graphic Design in Science, by Gil Costa, November 2016

    - Exploring different career paths, with David Marçal, Helena Vieira, Vanessa Morais and Hugo Ferreira, December 2016

    - The road map to the scientific job market, by Pedro Borges Caroço (Michael Page), March 2017

    - Communication: Turn yourself into a successful speaker, by Malcolm Love, October 2017

    - Graphical design: How to tell a story with a picture, by Gil Costa, March 2018

    - LINK yourself INto the online job market, by Jean Branan, April 2018

  • Students' Seminar Series

    Students organize a Seminar Series - The Pizza Seminars - informal meetings that happen twice a month.

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