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Ricardo Manuel Abreu de Assunção

Ricardo Manuel Abreu de Assunção

Cientista Convidado

  • Researcher ID E-2738-2014
  • ORCID 0000-0002-4375-0456
  • Departamento: Alimentação e Nutrição, Instituto Nacional de Saúde Dr. Ricardo Jorge
  • Grupo de Investigação: Biologia do "Stress"
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : E-2738-2014
  • Título: EU-FORA – The European Food Risk Assessment Fellowship Programme Supervisor: Maarten Nauta Category: BO Grant type: BPD Funding entity: EFSA Grant reference: EU-FORA Start date: 2018-08-31 End date: 2019-08-31


Interesses de investigação

Food Safety and Veterinary Public Health
Risk Assessment
Risk-benefit Assessment
Relationship between food/diet and health impact
Food Toxicology
Food Microbiology

Graus académicos

Degree in Veterinary Medicine
Integrated Master in Veterinary Medicine
PhD in Veterinary Sciences

Atividades científicas

Current position:
Invited Scientist at Food and Nutrition Department of National Institute of Health Dr. Ricardo Jorge
Integrated member of CESAM
Fellow under EU-FORA – The European Food Risk Assessment Fellowship Programme, European Food Safety Authority
Visiting Researcher at Technical University of Denmark, National Food Institute, Research Group for Risk-Benefit

Project Co-coordinator: RiskBenefit4EU (EFSA, international funding)
Member of projects (international): HBM4EU (H2020)
Member of projects (national): earlyMYCO (FCT), INGESTnano (FCT), SafeGrains (FCT)
Supervision of students
Reviewer of Scientific Journals

Publicações

Projetos

earlyMYCO - Exposição precoce a MICOtoxinas e potencial impacto na saúde Ver mais

Risco-Beneficio4EU:Trabalhando em equipa para fortalecer a avaliação de risco na EU aplicando uma abordagem holistica Ver mais

HBM4EU- Ciência e politica para um futuro saudável Ver mais

Orientações científicas

Master (Orientador Principal): Susana Santiago (not a CESAM member)

Master (Orientador Principal): Márcia Santos (not a CESAM member)

Master (Orientador Principal): Marta Pires (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-orientador): A Influência de Mycoplasma Gallisepticum na Qualidade do Ovo (not a CESAM member)

Prémios e Distinções

BestPoster

Brigitte Gedek Science Award 2018 pela Society for Mycotoxin Research


Prémio Mérito de Investigação 2016 pelo IIFA - Instituto de Investigação e Formação Avançada da Universidade de Évora (Escola Doutoral da UÉvora).


Bolsas para cursos ERT pela EUROTOX: oito bolsas relativas aos cursos Cell Toxicology, Molecular Toxicology, Food Toxicology, Risk Assessment, Risk Communication, Immunotoxicology, Ecotoxicology. 


Best Poster Award: Assunção, R., Vasco, E., Nunes, B., Loureiro, S., Martins, C. & Alvito, P. (2015). Risk assessment of Portuguese children dietary exposure to co-occurring mycotoxins in processed cereal-based foods. In 5th MoniQA International Conference "Food and Health - Risks and Benefits" on "Innovative Technologies for Food Quality and Safety Management“ 


Best Poster Award: Assunção, R., Alvito, P., Kleiveland, C. R. & Lea, T. E. (2015). Insights of enteropathogenic effects of mycotoxins on the human intestinal gut mucosa. In 1st International Conference on Food Contaminants


Prémio Intervet Animais de Companhia 2007 (2007)

10/2017–Presente BioMAN “Incentivo de Estudos de Biomonitorização Humana de Âmbito Nacional”
Financiamento: Instituto Nacional de Saúde Doutor Ricardo Jorge (INSA), Portugal.

03/2017–Presente
Exposure Assessment and Risk Characterization Associated to Consumption of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Aromatic Heterocyclic Amines from Meat Products Commercialized in Ribeirão Preto/SP
Financiamento: FAPESP (São Paulo Research Foundation), Brazil & National Food Institute of Heath Dr. Ricardo Jorge, Portugal.
Coordenação: Prof. Alessandra Jager, Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas de Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo (Brasil).

05/2017–Presente
Incentivo MICOTOXINAS
"Risk and Health Assessment of Mycotoxins in Food – Burden of Disease of Mycotoxin Exposure"
Financiamento: Instituto Nacional de Saúde Doutor Ricardo Jorge (INSA), Portugal.
Coordenação: Dr. Paula Alvito, National Institute of Health Dr. Ricardo Jorge, Lisbon (Portugal).
Colaboração com National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby (Dinamarca).

01/2017–Presente
HBM4EU
"European Human Biomonitoring Initiative"
Financiamento: Horizon 2020.
Coordenação: German Environment Agency (Germany) & VITO (Belgium).

01/2017–Presente
“Risk assessment of patulin intake through apple-based food by Serbian population”
Financiamento: Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Novi Sad & Institute of Public Health of Vojvodina, Novi Sad (Sérvia) & National Food Institute of Heath Dr. Ricardo Jorge, Portugal.
Coordenação: Prof. Ljilja Torovic, Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Novi Sad & Institute of Public Health of Vojvodina, Novi Sad (Sérvia).

11/2015–Presente
ImPARAS COST Action FA1402
“Improving Allergy Risk Assessment Strategy for New Food Proteins”
“Improving Allergy Risk Assessment Strategy for New Food Proteins”, http://imparas.eu/


09/2013–12/2015MycoMix (PTDC/DTP-FTO/0417/2012)
"Exploring the toxic effects of mixtures of mycotoxins in infant food and potential health impact"
Financial Support: Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), Portugal.
Coordination: Dr. Paula Alvito, National Institute of Health Dr. Ricardo Jorge, Lisbon (Portugal).

Habilitações Académicas

Setembro 2012 - Julho 2017: Doutoramento em Ciências Veterinárias. Universidade de Évora (UÉvora) em colaboração com o Instituto Nacional de Saúde Dr. Ricardo Jorge (INSA), Departamento de Alimentação e Nutrição e CESAM. Título: Children exposure to multiple mycotoxins through food consumption: a holistic approach for risk assessment. Equipa de Orientação: Paula Alvito (INSA, CESAM); Elsa Vasco (INSA); Elsa Leclerc Duarte (UÉvora).


2002 - 2008: Mestrado Integrado em Medicina Veterinária. Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa. 


Financiamento do CESAM: