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Brígida Riso
Telephone 217 903 933
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Research Fields
Sociology of Health and Illness
Genetics and Genomics
Citizen science (health)
Social Studies of Science
Health data science
Research integrity
Research Group
Gender, Life Course and Health
Brígida Riso got her PhD in Sociology at Iscte-IUL. In her PhD research "Stored Health - The biobank in Health reconfiguration in the contemporary society" she studied the Portuguese landscape of biobanks and the social dynamics of clinical and biomedical research. She is also interested in the social implications of the development of new biotechnologies applied to human health, such as genetics technologies, gene editing or health data usage, combining the perspectives of health sociology and social studies of science. She is a trainer in research integrity (Embassy of Good Science) and in open science (OpenAire). Currently, she is assistant professor (invited) at Lisbon School of Medicine (University of Lisbon). She is also project manager in H2020 ERA Chair project iSTARS - Informatics and Statistical Tools for the Advancement of the Research Success. 
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