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Mestrado em Informática na Saúde (pós-laboral)


Provide a solid scientific, technological and social learning, supported by a programme and courses that includes contact with real situations and laboratories experiences. This cycle of studies is based on the development of a diverse set of skills and competencies that permits excellent career opportunities and pursue postgraduate studies.



Study of science and information technology and communication, with regard to understanding the data, information and knowledge in the biomedical sciences and its application in the implementation of health systems in order to solve problems, support professionals in the decision making task, increasing the safety, effectiveness, efficiency and equity in the provision of healthcare to patients. Enable students to acquire a professional specialization, providing them with advanced knowledge in particular: the structure and organization of national healthcare systems, electronic health records, integration, implementation and evaluation of technologies and information systems in health technologies storage, processing and data communication systems; clinical decision support, trends and developments in technology and information systems in health, analysis and processing of biomedical data.


Course coordinator

Sandra Maria Gonçalves Vilas Boas Jardim

Sandra Maria Gonçalves Vilas Boas Jardim

Gabinete: Gabinete 4 - Edifício Milho
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Administrative Support Staff

Blandina Pacheco de Amorim Veres Machado

Blandina Pacheco de Amorim Veres Machado

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Publication in the Diário da República: Despacho 23/08/2011

Plano curricular
UC Area ECTS Lecturer
Obg. Opt.
1º Semestre
Emerging Healthcare Computer TechnologiesInformática na Saúde 6
Healthcare ComputingInformática na Saúde 6
Healthcare Information SystemsInformática na Saúde 6
Principles of Medicine and Healthcare SystemsCiências da Saúde 6
Social Issues and Computer Security in HealthcareInformática na Saúde 6
2º Semestre
Analysis and Processing of Biomedical ImagesInformática na Saúde 6
Assessment in Healthcare ComputingInformática na Saúde 6
BioinformaticsInformática na Saúde 6
Clinical Decision-Making Support SystemsInformática na Saúde 6
Data Mining TechniquesInformática na Saúde 6
Standardisation of Healthcare Computer SystemsInformática na Saúde 6
Telemedicine and e-Health SystemsInformática na Saúde 6


Plano curricular
UCArea ECTS Lecturer
Obr. Opt.
DissertationInformática na Saúde 50
Internship/PlacementInformática na Saúde 50
ProjectInformática na Saúde 50
1º Semestre
Entrepreneurship and Business Planning for HealthcareEconomia e Gestão 5
Healthcare EconomicsEconomia e Gestão 5