Our Team

Inês Zimbarra Cabrita

Ph.D. | Chief Operations Officer

Inês holds a Ph.D in Cardiovascular Sciences at the National Heart and Lung Institute at Imperial College London (2014). She has graduated at the Lisbon School of Health Technology, obtaining a BSc degree in Cardiopneumology (2001), after which she obtained a Masters in Medical Imaging Ultrasound (2006) and later completed a 2-years Master focused on Monitoring, Quality and Statistics at University of Ferrara, Italy (2016).

Rita Carilho Torrão

Ph.D. | Scientific Affairs Manager

Rita holds a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from Aston University, Birmingham, UK (2017) and a MSc in Biochemistry from Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal (2009). Rita has been focused on translational research, in particular within the immunology area. More recently, she has worked as Communication Manager and Solutions Analyst at Patient Innovation.

Catarina Sousa

M.D. | Medical Advisor & Pharmacovigilance Specialist

Catarina graduated in the School of Medicine of Lisbon where she obtained her medical degree in 2004. In 2006 she started her Cardiology residency at Hospital Pulido Valente. Her training included a rotation in the Intensive Care Unit, at Saint Thomas’ Hospital and at the Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit at Royal Brompton Hospital, in London. She is also an invited assistant at Faculty of Medicine of the Universidade de Lisboa. She is currently undertaking a PhD programme in Cardiovascular Sciences at the School of Medicine of Lisbon.