Adriano de Oliveira Andrade
Publicado: 30/08/2018 - 15:18
Última modificação: 17/01/2020 - 10:56
Dr. Adriano O. Andrade graduated in Electrical Engineering at the Federal University of Goiás (Brazil) in 1997. He received his MSc and PhD in Biomedical Engineering respectively from the Federal University of Uberlândia (Brazil) in 2000 and from the University of Reading (UK) in 2005. He completed a one-year Post-Doctoral Fellowship awarded by the DFAIT (Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada) at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering of the University of New Brunswick (Canada) in 2010. Currently, he is Professor in the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Federal University of Uberlândia. He has authored and co-authored more than 200 peer-reviewed publications in Biomedical Engineering. He has been researcher of The National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq-Brazil) since 2009. He has served as an ad-hoc consultant for CNPq, CAPES (Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel), FINEP (Brazilian Innovation Agency), and other funding bodies in several occasions. He was the Secretary of the Brazilian Society of Biomedical Engineering (SBEB) from 2015 to 2016, and currently is the President of the SBEB (2017-2018). He is the head of the undergraduate program in Biomedical Engineering of the Federal University of Uberlândia (2015-2019) and the head of the Centre for Innovation and Technology Assessment in Health (NIATS) since 2010 in the same institution. He is the secretary of the Parkinson's Disease Association of Uberlândia (208-2019). Dr. Andrade's primary area of research is focused towards getting information from the neuromuscular system to understand its strategies of organization, adaptation and controlling in the context of motor neuron diseases. His research interests include Biomedical Signal Processing and Modelling, Assistive Technology, Rehabilitation Engineering, Neuroengineering and Parkinson's Disease.
Av. João Naves de Ávila - 2121 - Bairro Santa Mônica
Uberlândia - MG - CEP 38400-902