On 11 May, NOVA University Lisbon (NOVA) will receive the visit of the Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, Manuel Heitor, to showcase the start-ups and the projects of NOVA that have been developing innovative solutions in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic response.
The visit is scheduled to take place from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm at the CEDOC-NOVA Medical School.
The nine projects that have been recently approved for the “RESEARCH 4 COVID-19” funding will be presented. Other topics will be featured such as the role of universities in the global response to the pandemic, and the phased return of face-to-face research and teaching activities.
After this session there will be a visit to the CEDOC laboratories adapted for COVID-19 testing.
In the end of this session NOVA Medical School and Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Lisboa (SCML) will sign a protocol, in the presence of the Minister of Labor, Solidarity and Social Security, Ana Mendes Godinho, in the scope of testing the users of SCML Homes for SARS-CoV-2.
The session will be in portuguese and available by live streaming on this link.
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