Oncobiology

 

The course is aimed at scientists, doctors and other health professionals or related fields who want to start research in oncology. It will provide students with a multidisciplinary view of oncology, focusing on the molecular and cellular aspects that operate in cancer, and their impact on clinical practice - both for diagnosis and therapy.

Syllabus

 

1st year 1st semester

Typology of contact hours: T-Theoretical, TP – Theoretical-Practical, S – Seminar

Unidade curricular ( PT/EN)  N.º de ECTS  Nº de horas de Contato (aulas)
Biologia molecular e expressão génica/Molecular Biology and Gene Expression 3 T-12; TP-12
Introdução à Investigação/Introduction to research 1 T-10; TP-6
Bioestatistica/Biostatistics 3 T-12; TP-12
Ética e Integridade Científica/Ethics and Scientific Integrity 1 T-8; TP-8
Bioinformática/Bioinformatics 3 T-12; TP-12
Epidemiologia/Epidemiology 3 T-8; TP-8
Biologia do Desenvolvimento/Developmental Biology 3 T-8; TP-8
Suscetibilidade Genética no Cancro/Genetic Susceptibilities in Cancer 3 T-8; TP-8
Vias de transdução de sinal/Signalling pathways 3 T-8; TP-8
Diagnóstico em Cancro: correspondências entre dados clínicos e dados moleculares/Cancer Diagnostics: Matching Clinical and Molecular Data 3 T-10; TP-10
Discussão de artigos/Journal Clubs 2 PT-20
Seminários em oncologia/Oncology Seminar Series 1 T-4

 

1st year 2nd semester

Unidade curricular ( PT/EN)  N.º de ECTS  Nº de horas de Contato (aulas)
Oncobiologia/Oncobiology 3 T-15; TP-15
Descoberta e desenvolvimento de novas drogas em oncologia/Drug Discovery and Development in Oncology 3 T-8; TP-8
Oncoimunologia/Oncoimmunology 3 T-8; TP-8
Ensaios clínicos/Clinical Trials 3 T-8; TP-8
Farmacoeconomia no tratamento de Cancro/Pharmacoeconomics in Cancer Treatment 2 T-4; TP-4
Radiobiologia/Radiobiology 1 T-2; TP-2
Princípios cirúrgicos em Cancro/Surgery Principles in Cancer 3 T-12; TP-12
Terapêutica em Cancro: diretrizes e o tratamento multidisciplinar/Cancer Therapeutics: Top Guidelines in Major Diseases and Insights into Multidisciplinary Treatment 3 T-8; TP-8
Rotações Laboratoriais/Laboratory rotations 7 OT-28
Discussão de artigos/Journal Clubs 2 PT-20
Seminários em oncologia/Oncology Seminar Series 1 T-4

 

Objectives

 

The master degree is aimed at scientists, doctors and other health professionals or related fields who want to start research in oncology. It will provide students with a multidisciplinary view of oncology, focusing on the molecular and cellular aspects that operate in cancer, and on their impact on clinical practice - both for diagnosis and therapy. The objective is to promote research stances and training new generations of scientists and doctors for cancer research.

Accreditation

 

FMUL Accreditation

Skills Acquisition

 

By the end of the Master Degree, students should have acquired the skills to enable them to:

  1. Analyse and solve problems using a multidisciplinary approach;
  2. Integrate and evaluate information;
  3. Formulate hypotheses, collect appropriate data to test it, and analyse data appropriately;
  4. Acquire communication skills: prepare and make presentations, write for scientific audiences, prepare a proposal for funding;
  5. Conducting effective research of scientific literature.
Target Students | vacancies

 

Holders of a bachelor degree or legal equivalent in the areas of Medicine, Biology, Pharmacy, Biochemistry and the like.

The degree will be taught with a maximum number of 10 enrolments.

Fees/ Registration Fee

 

The tuition fee may be paid, in full or in instalments, according to the terms and amounts indicated in the tuition fee determination for the academic year  2020/2021

Scientific Committee

 

Professor João Ferreira – Coordinator
Professor Luís Costa


 

Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa
Instituto de Formação Avançada
Edifício Egas Moniz
Avenida Professor Egas Moniz
1649-028 Lisboa - Portugal

Horário de atendimento
2ª / 3ª / 4ª
 – 10h -13h
5ª / 6ª – 10h-13h / 14h-16h

Phone Number
+351 21 798 5100