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This partnership U.Minho / Intervene Project aims to implement a training solution directed to the leaders of the social intervention organizations of Braga, which will allow the participants to acquire and use knowledge and NLP techniques. Improve self-esteem, safety and personal well-being. Promote quality in interpersonal relationships and leadership skills in a specific organizational context. Develop advanced communication skills with concrete results in team work processes.

Evaluation and Treatment of Infertile Couple

- To revise the essential aspects in the study and orientation of the infertile couple;
- To revise the most current knowledge in topics related to infertility;
- To understand in general terms techniques related to Reproduction Medicine and Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis, among others.

Advanced Course on Transformational Health Leadership

This course will allow the participants to implement in their professional healthcare or education environments a set of knowledge and competencies that will empower not only the individuals but also - and maybe even more important - the team performance and, and above all, the quality of health care.

Gynecological Laparoscopic Surgery: comprehensive hands-on course with live surgery

This three-day course and hands-on workshop is designed to educate attendees in the art and science of laparoscopic suturing and knot-tying, as well as provide step by step techniques for performing laparoscopic gynecological procedures.

Fetal and Neonatal Endoscopic Surgery

Inspired by the well-documented benefits of minimally invasive surgery (MIS) in adults and children, the XXI century started launching the advantages of MIS to newborns.
In this sequence, the MIS program from University of Minho proposes an advanced hands-on course in Fetal and Neonatal Endoscopic Surgery in order to provide its participants a theoretical update in the most recent developments in fetal and neonatal endoscopic surgery and, simultaneously, an extensive hands-on training to learn-doing in anesthetized experimental small animals using 3 mm instruments.

Basic Laparoscopy for Residents

We prepared this hands-on course specially design for residents. Having in mind a low-cost laparoscopic course, basic minimally invasive techniques will be taught both in theoretical and in practical sessions.

Nano-Bioengineering for Medicine

This course presents four aspects of bio-engineering that are important in the medical context: (i) drug delivery, (ii) microfluidics / lab-on-a-chip; (iii) biomarkers and biomimetics and (iv) key enabling technologies in rehabilitation and diagnostics. Developments in these areas, both individual and synergistic, are poised to provide foundations for advanced personalized diagnostics and targeted therapies. The course is designed to be accessible for the medical school graduate students (or other biomedical background) who are interested in nanomedicine and nanotechnology, as well as for students with a background in nanotechnology or engineering interested in their medical applications.

Capsule Endoscopy Training Program

It is targeted to Gastroenterology residents and seniors who aim to become competent in capsule endoscopy. This course will cover the main technical and clinical aspects of small bowel and colon capsule endoscopy, including state of the art lectures addressing the main indications and an overview of software gadgets and reading techniques, as well as interactive practical sessions for reading full and segmented videos.

Psychiatry and Mental Health

This course is only available in portuguese.