Curriculum

Dr. Paulo Freitas da Costa

Education
Integrated Masters Degree in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto – final average: 17 [2003-2009]
General Internship. Paediatrics, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Gynecology and Obstetrics, General and Family Medicine and Public Health. Centro Hospitalar São João EPE, Porto, Portugal [2010]
Experience
Internist – Special Training in ophthalmology. Centro Hospitalar Universitário São João, Porto, Portugal — 2011 – 2015
Educational, scientific and Medical-surgical activity
Additional Clinical Internships:
Retina I Choroidal neovascularization, Angiography and Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) – 2011 to 2015
Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus I Medical-surgical activity – 2014 to 2015

Ophthalmology’s Hospital Assistant. Centro Hospitalar Universitário São João, Porto, Portugal — since 2015
Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus I Ultrasound Scan and Refractive Lens Implant Surgery

Ophthalmology’s assistant. Instituto Português de Oftalmologia, Porto, Portugal — since 2015
Paediatric Ophthalmology and Adults

Skills – Key Areas
Paediatric Ophthalmology and Amblyopia
Strabismus and eye movement disorders
Ultra Sound Scanning
Adult General Pathology [cataractglaucoma and retinopathy]
Teaching Activity – University Education
Curricular Unit of Anatomy – Biomedicine Department. Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto — since 2007
Tutor. Neuroanatomy – Undergraduate and post-graduate education. 2007 to 2010
Invited Assistant Professor. Anatomy and Neuroanatomy. Brain and Behaviour – Undergraduate and post-graduate education. Since 2010

Curricular Unit of Ophthalmology – Surgery and Physiology Department. Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto — since 2017

Scientific Activity - Research
Biomedicine Department – Anatomy Unit. Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto — since 2008
Clinical Research.
Ophthalmology Service from Centro Hospitalar Universitário São João, Porto — since 2011

Contribution to multicenter clinical trials as a co-researcher Publication of papers in indexed national and international magazines More than 80 oral and poster presentations in national and international scientific meetings Invited proofreader in national and international ophthalmology magazines.