Jorge Fonseca

Médico Gastroenterologista

Jorge Fonseca, MD, PhD is Associate Professor at Instituto Universitário Egas Moniz (IUEM) and senior gastroenterologist at Hospital Garcia de Orta, Almada, Portugal where he is the Chairman of the Nutrition Committee, head of the Artificial Nutrition Team (GENE) and head of the Special Exam Unit.

BIO

Jorge Fonseca, MD, PhD is Associate Professor at Instituto Universitário Egas Moniz (IUEM) and senior gastroenterologist at Hospital Garcia de Orta, Almada, Portugal where he is the Chairman of the Nutrition Committee, head of the Artificial Nutrition Team (GENE) and head of the Special Exam Unit.

He was vice-president of the gastroenterology association of the general hospitals (NGHD), rotating member of the ESPEN Scientific Committee and Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the 37th European Congress of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism – 2015.

Doctor Fonseca’s main research interests are clinical nutrition and artificial nutrition, nutrition and systemic disorders, upper GI disorders and microbiota/probiotics. He published more than 100 scientific papers in International and Portuguese journals and book chapter

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Associate Professor Instituto Universitário Egas Moniz - IUEM

Senior gastroenterologist, Hospital Garcia de Orta, Portugal

 

Academic Background

Associate Professor IUEM (Pathophysiology/Medical Pathology)

University Aggregation, Universidade do Porto

PhD degree on Medicine, Universidade do Porto.

Master degree in Medical Parasitology, Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

Medical degree, Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

 

Clinical Background

Vice-president of the gastroenterology association of the general hospitals (NGHD)

Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the 37th European Congress of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism - 2015

ESPEN Scientific Committee - Rotating member

Senior gastroenterologist, Hospital Garcia de Orta, Almada, Portugal.

Head of the Special Exams Unit, Hospital Garcia de Orta, Almada, Portugal.

Head of the Nutrition Committee, Hospital Garcia de Orta, Almada, Portugal.

Head of Artificial Nutrition Team, Hospital Garcia de Orta, Almada, Portugal.

 

Research interests

Clinical Nutrition/Artificial Nutrition, Nutrition and Systemic Disorders, Upper GI disorders, Microbiota and Probiotics

 

Scientific Research

More than 100 scientific papers in International and Portuguese journals and book chapters.

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