Doctoral Programmes


Note: For the Doctoral Programme of the Lisbon Academic Medical Centre, applications are open permanently.

The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon (FMUL), the Institute of Molecular Medicine (IMM) and the Santa Maria University Hospital (HSM-CHLN) created a joint Doctoral Programme: Doctoral Programme of the Lisbon Academic Medical Centre (CAML). A programme centred on research projects of excellence, which includes a flexible training component by modules.

Our mission is to enable candidates to conduct independent and original research projects and promote their (...)


The Ph.D. Programme in Neuroscience consists of two parts. The first, the curricular year, is understood as a propaedeutic and probationary period when the students acquire knowledge of fundamental subjects in Neurosciences and soft skills necessary for research work, scientific method, statistics, and neuroethics, among others. They also contact a wide range of  lecturers and research topics for an informed and mature choice of the experimental project to be conducted in subsequent years.

The syllabus of the curricular year comprises course units that cover different areas of training (...)


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