Miguel Vieira Martins

on behalf of Young EAP

Miguel is a 5th-year trainee in Pediatrics and Neonatal Care at Centro Hospitalar Universitário Cova da Beira, Covilha, Portugal. Originally having graduated from the Medical School of the University of Lisbon in 2011, Miguel has pursued a career in Child Health with a keen interest in Oncology/Hematology. Collaborative work has been a thriving part of his residency, since he is currently the Coordinator for the Portuguese Pediatric Trainee Workgroup from the Portuguese Society of Pediatrics and is a Portuguese representative with the Young EAP.  Miguel has also been active in the field of translational research having graduated in 2017 from the Harvard Medical School – PT Clinical Scholars Research Training Program. On another note he is passionate about medical volunteering and has been involved in several humanitarian projects for children healthcare, the latest of which was in Madagascar (2019) with the International Medical Assistance Foundation – AMI, but also in Angola (2010, 2015) and São Tomé and Príncipe Islands