João Paulo Lopez Cruz

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Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte / Hospital de Santa Maria



1. Current Status, Position

  • Hospital Drug Manager
  • Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacist
  • Hospital Drug Adherence Project Coordinator

2. Education

1996: Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences (PharmD), Faculty of Pharmacy, Coimbra, Portugal

1997- 201: Hospital Pharmacist on Hospital de Santa Maria, Lisbon, Portugal

2002: Specialist in Hospital Pharmacy by Portuguese College of Pharmacy

2005: Master Science Degree in Hospital Pharmacy (Thesis on Pharmacoeconomics), Faculty of Pharmacy, Lisbon, Portugal

2008-2011: PhD Student of the Faculty of Pharmacy of Lisbon. Area of pharmaceutical sciences (PK/PD/PG relationship on HIV/hepatitis virus co-infection)

2002: Post-graduate course in "Medical Marketing Management" at ISCTE Business School, Lisbon

2008-2011:Invited professor of "Pharmacoeconomics" at ISEG Business School, Lisbon

2009-2011: Invited professor of "Hospital Drug Management" at the Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Pharmacy, Lisbon

3. Research area

Dr. Lopez Cruz focuses his resarch on :

  • Pharmacotherapy and pharmacokinetics of HIV/Aids
  • Clinical Pharmacy of Infectious Diseases and HIV/Aids
  • Pharmacoeconomics
  • Hospital Drug Management