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Elsa Pegado
Department of Social Research Methods
Office 2N16
Locker 236
Telephone 217903060
(ext:) 722161
Research Fields
Sociology of Health and Illness
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Evaluaion Studies of Policies, Programmes and Projects
Research Methods
Research Group
Gender, Life Course and Health
Elsa Pegado has a PhD in Sociology from Iscte-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa and a Master's degree in Communication, Culture and Information Technology from the same institution. She is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Social Research Methods. She is a researcher and deputy director at the Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology of Iscte (CIES-Iscte). She has developed research in the area of sociology of health and illness, more specifically on Complementary and Alternative Medicines and on medications; in the area of social inequalities and poverty and social exclusion; and in the field of evaluation methodologies, evaluation of public policies, programs and projects. She is author and co-author of several publications and communications on these themes.
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