The Cardiovascular Research Support Unit (Gabinete de Apoio à Investigação Cardiovascular – GAIC) is a department of AIDFM. GAIC was created to serve as a platform for cardiovascular (CV) researchers and collaborators within the Lisbon Academic Medical Centre (CAML) and the Heart and Vessels Department of the Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte, EPE (CHULN).

CETERA is a Collaborative Platform of CCUL, being responsible for research specific infrastructure.

CETERA is a Clinical Trial Unit of PtCRIN, being responsible for the management of clinical trials, including the design, organization, logistics of the study, centre selection, data management, monitoring, data analysis, pharmacovigilance and reporting.

CETERA is a partner of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Portuguese Society (SPCCTV)

AIDFM received in 2019 the “Reconhecimento de Idoneidade” (Taxes Incentives)) for R&D activities, through the SIFIDE system from National Innovation Agency (ANI). Pode aceder AQUI à Lista de Entidades Reconhecidas

AIDFM has played an important role in the life of the Faculty, namely by promoting initiatives to link FMUL’s activities with the community and in the support it has given to the development of research in the field of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, namely through the management of research projects. CETERA is linked to FMUL collaborating in several iniciatives (e.g. Master Degree in Clinical Research).