Cecília Maria Pereira Rodrigues
Cecília Rodrigues is Full Professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Universidade de Lisboa. With a degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences and a PhD in Pharmacy (Biochemistry), she currently coordinates the PhD study cycle in Pharmacy and the Master course in Biopharmaceutical Sciences. She published ca. 250 articles (h-index: 51) and 4 patents in areas of discovery of biomarkers and molecular targets for therapeutic intervention, focusing on signalling of cell death, differentiation and proliferation. She supervised around 70 PhD students and postdocs. She obtained independent funding (12 M€) from public sources and through private investment, national and international. She served on the governing board of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) and organised international conferences.