António Vaz Carneiro

With 40 years of professional experience in Portugal and the US, António Vaz Carneiro is a Medical Doctor holding specialist degrees in Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Clinical Pharmacology. He is also a Retired Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon (FMUL) where he directs the Institute for Evidence Based Healthcare. He is a Clinical Researcher with special interest in the areas of secondary research (systematic reviews and meta-analyses), methodologies of translation of knowledge into practice, overutilization of health resources, applications of Artificial intelligence in Medicine and research in Precision Medicine/Big Data. Prof. Vaz Carneiro is the Head of Cochrane Portugal and of the Choosing Wisely Portugal, a project at the Portuguese Medical Association (where he coordinates the National Committee for Continuous Professional Development).