Prof. Rita Ferreira,

Rita Ferreira has a degree and a PhD in Biochemistry and since 2009 works as Assistant Professor at the University of Aveiro. Alongside teaching activities, RF has developed scientific work in the field of muscle remodeling in pathophysiological conditions, including the evaluation of the impact of wasting conditions and exercise training on mitochondria plasticity using Omics approaches. Most of RF research has been developed within the scope of research projects, from which resulted more than 190 papers published in international peer-reviewed journals.