Rafael Bernardes
Nursing School of Coimbra

Nursing PhD Student at Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Instituto de Ciência da Saúde, Lisbon, Portugal (2024 expected). Master and Postgraduate Specialization in Rehabilitation Nursing at Nursing School of Coimbra, Portugal (2021). Nursing Bachelor at Nursing School of Lisbon, Portugal (2017). Additional courses: PGCert on Clinical Instruments for Evaluating Health - Development, Evaluation and Implementation (University of Turku, Finland); Go4Training - Digital Training Program for the Prevention of Sarcopenia, Frailty and Falls (Faculty of Human Motricity, Universidade de Lisboa). Currently, President of the Fiscal Council of the National Association of Nursing History (ANHE) and Secretary of the Portuguese Association of Vascular Access (APoAVa). Research focuses on ankle/foot disorders, foot health, gait analysis, musculoskeletal disorders, occupational health nursing.