Joana holds a BSc in Pharmacy from the School of Health Sciences – Polytechnic of Porto and a MSc in Health Economics and Management from School of Economics and Management – University of Porto. During her Master’s, she has developed a Composite Leading Indicator for the Health Status in Portugal.
She has interests for econometrics and large datasets.
Currently, her research focuses on:
- Prescription and dispensing patterns exhibited in Portuguese e-prescriptions,
- Adherence mechanisms within the Portuguese NHS.