E-mail: fatima dot gameiro at ulusofona dot pt


Fátima Gameiro is a Junior Researcher in COPELABS, CTIP, and an assistant professor at ULHT. She holds a degree in Clinical Psychology (Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada), an MSc in Clinical Sexology (Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias) and a PhD in Clinical Neuropsychology (Universidad de Salamanca). From 2006 to 2010 she was a member of the iSEX-“Association for the Advanced Study of Human Sexuality”. Her primary research interests are evaluation, stimulation and rehabilitation of cognitive and executive functions in eating behavior. She is currently focusing her researcher on assessment of cognitive functioning and stimulating cognitive functions of obese subjects using virtual reality.




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2013 PhD in Clinical Neuropsychology by Universidade de Salamanca, Spain.
2003 Master Specialization in Clinical Sexology by Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias.
1998 Degree in Psychology, Clinical Psychology area.


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2014- Clinical psychologist of Lar Santo António da Cidade de Santarém (Home for Children and Youth) - clinical experience since 1999
2013- Junior Researcher in COPELABS (Cognition and People Centric Computing Labs)-CTIP. 
2013- Assistant Professor in Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias.
2004-2013 Invited Assistant Professor of Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias.


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  • Assessment of cognitive functioning through online VR apps.
  • Stimulate cognitive functions of obese subjects using virtual reality.



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