João Gama Marques

  • Docente
  • Professor/a Auxiliar Convidado/a
Nota biográfica

João Gama Marques graduated from the medical school at Faculdade de Medicina,  Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal (2006), where he has also been teaching psychiatry for more tham ten years (2009). He finished his residency in adult psychiatry at Hospital Júlio de Matos, Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal (2013).

João Gama Marques was awarded with the European Federation of Psychiatric Trainees’ scholarship in London, England, United Kingdom (2012), the Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology’s fellowship in Tokyo, Japan (2016), and the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology’s scholarship in Oxford, England, United Kingdom (2016).

João Gama Marques received his Master (MSc) in Psychopharmacology from the Neuroscience Educational Institute in Carlsbad, California, United States of America (2018) and completed his Neuroscience Doctorate (PhD) at Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa (2020).

João Gama Marques main interests have been focused on clinic and research among the homeless population in Lisbon, Portugal, affected by primary, but also secondary, schizophrenia spectrum disorders.


Psychiatry Consultant at Hospital Júlio de Matos, Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa.
Coordinator at the Treatment Resistant Schizophrenia Outpatient Clinic.
Coordinator at the Homeless Outreach Psychiatric Engagement for Lisboa (HOPE 4 Lisboa).
Coordinator at the Open Group Therapy for People Experiencing Homelessness.


Área de Investigação

Schizophrenia-Like Psychoses
Secondary Schizophrenias
Schizoaffective Disorders
Organic Psychoses
Drug Induced Psychoses 
People Experiencing Homelessness