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João C. S. Brandão

João C. S. Brandão

Microbiologist

  • Thesis title: Beach / soil sand microbiology: geo-climatic contextualization and public health implications
  • Supervisor: Maria Teresa Ferreira Ramos Nabais de Oliveira Rebelo + Raquel Filipa Pinheiro Sabino Coelho

  • Researcher ID: H-8795-2016
  • ORCID: 0000-0001-7553-227X
  • Department: Department of Environmental Health
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes
  • Thesis title: Beach / soil sand microbiology: geo-climatic contextualization and public health implications Supervisor: Maria Teresa Ferreira Ramos Nabais de Oliveira Rebelo + Raquel Filipa Pinheiro Sabino Coelho Category: ES


Research interests

Microbial Assessment of Water Safety
Environmental Exposure to Microbial Pathogens and Opportunists
Sand Microbiome
Transmitable Diseases
Mycology
Climate Change
Extreme Weather Events
Emerging Pathogens
Antimicrobial Resistance
Public Health and Safety Regulation

Academic degrees

1991: Licentia ad practicandum in Applied Chemistry - Biotechnology by FCT/UNL

Scientific activities

2005 onwards: Sand Microbial Contaminants Coordinator
2003-2005: Consultant for a European Funded Project (ICReW)
2001-2002: Research Contractor (INSA)
1993-1997: Invited Assistant Professor of ULHT (Biotechnology)
1991-1992: Research Assistant for FCT/UNL (mapping of the WT1 gene)

Others

EMEG National Expert for the European Bathing and Drinking Water Directives

Publications

Projects

Scientific Supervision


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