Filipa Duarte-Ramos is assistant professor at Social Pharmacy Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lisbon since 2012, where she teaches since 2001.
She holds a PhD in Pharmacoepidemiology awarded by the University of Lisbon in 2012, a MSc in Epidemiology awarded by the Faculty of Medical Sciences, New University of Lisbon in 2002 and a BSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences.
Filipa’s research interests are related to the investigation of health determinants, in particular the study of the positive and negative outcomes from the use of medicines by the population. She is also interested in the study of drug utilization in special populations or conditions.
Filipa currently serves as a member of the European Network of Centres for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance at the European Medicines Agency (ENCePP – EMA) Special Interest Group in Drug Safety in Pregnancy. She represents the Faculty of Pharmacy in the plenary meetings of the ENCePP since 2011.
Filipa currently serves as Epidemiology Expert of the European Medicines Agency (EMA).
In 2016, the study Pharmacoepidemiology of transthyretin familial amyloid polyneuropathy in Portugal was the winner of Professora Doutora Maria Odette Santos-Ferreira Award, a scientific prize delivered by the Portuguese National Pharmacists Order.