António Barbosa

Past-President

António Barbosa, Ph.D, is Full Professor of Psychiatry, Director of the University Clinic of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology and Director of the Bioethics Center of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon.

Coordinator of the Scientific Committee of the Master Courses in Palliative Care and in Psychopathology of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon Coordinator of the Liaison Psychiatry Unity of the Psychiatry Service and coordinator of the Center for Intervention in Psycho-Oncology at University Hospital of Santa Maria. President of the International College of Psychosomatic Medicine. Vice-President of Session on Psychosomatic Liaison and Psychiatry of the European Psychiatrist Association.

Member of the International Workgroup on Grief and President of the Portuguese Society of Psycho-Oncology and of the Portuguese Society of Studies and Intervention in Grief and Secretary General of the Portuguese Society of Psychiatry.

He has developed research in the area of psychosomatic, psycho-oncology, palliative care, grief and bereavement, clinical and psychiatric epidemiology, anthropology and sociology of health, bioethics, narrative medicine, medical education and psychodynamic integrative psychotherapy.

He is author of the book Fazer o Luto (2016), 250 articles and 65 book chapters, coeditor of 18 books and presented over 500 oral and poster presentations in scientific meetings.