27th June 2013
3rd Annual Coimbra Champalimaud Symposium
The 3rd Annual Coimbra Champalimaud Symposium was held in Coimbra on 27/06/2013 with the institutions recognized as C-TRACER by the Champalimaud Foundation: LV Prasad Eye Institute in India, AIBILI in Coimbra and the Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil. Please download here the program and press release.
18th June 2013
AIBILI as a Case Study
It was recently published the study "Clinical trials in Portugal" promoted by APIFARMA and conducted by PwC. Please download here the publication. AIBILI is presented and detailed as a case study in managing and performing investigator-driven and industry-driven clinical trials.
3rd June 2013
VICT - Vision and Imaging Consortium for Translational Research
A Vision and Imaging Consortium for Translational Research (VICT) was established bringing together the following institutions: IBILI - Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Life Sciences of the Faculty of Medicine, AIBILI - Association for Innovation and Biomedical Research on Light and Image, ICNAS - Institute for Nuclear Sciences Applied to Health, and CRIO - University Clinic of Ophthalmology of the Coimbra University Hospital.
The VICT aggregates institutions covering the entire translational process in Vision and Imaging, from the molecular development to clinical practice and patient care.
15th May 2013
Prof. Cunha-Vaz receives the 2014 Mildred Weisenfeld Award for Excellence in Ophthalmology
The Mildred Weisenfeld Award for Excellence in Ophthalmology is presented to Prof. Cunha-Vaz in recognition of distinguished scholarly contributions to the clinical practice of ophthalmology. Prof. Cunha-Vaz will present a lecture and will be given a plaque at the 2014 ARVO Annual Meeting.
30th April 2013
Prof. Cunha-Vaz receives the 2012 Bial Award of Clinical Medicine.
Prof. Cunha-Vaz received the 2012 Bial Award of Clinical Medicine for his work "Diabetic Retinopathy: new perspectives for personalized treatment." The ceremony for the awards was held on May 14, at the Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar, Porto, Portugal.
20th March 2013
AIBILI Activities and Financial Report 2012 approved
The AIBILI General Assembly approved the Activities and Financial Report of 2012. You can find these documents in the Press Release area of our website.
5th February 2013
Clinical Trial using innovative eye drop treatment to combat Diabetic Retinopathy
A Clinical Trial to test the safety and effectiveness of a new therapeutic treatment to combat diabetic retinopathy begin in February 2013 in 11 EVICR.net clinical centres across the EU as part of the EUROCONDOR project. [read more]
14th December 2012
1st Annual São Paulo Champalimaud Symposium
Within the context of the C-TRACERs Network of the Champalimaud Foundation it was organized in São Paulo, Brazil, by the local C-TRACER the 1st Annual São Paulo Champalimaud Symposium. AIBILI was represented by Prof. Cunha-Vaz and Dr. Martinho.
30th November 2012
Workshop: New Technologies for Medical Imaging
An workshop on New Technologies for Medical Imaging was held at AIBILI on 30/11/2012. Please find here the Programme.
16th November 2012
Workshop: Investigator-Driven Clinical Trials
An workshop on Investigator-Driven Clinical Trials was held at AIBILI on 16/11/2012. Please find here the Programme and the Press Release.
27th June 2012
AIBILI External Scientific Council Meeting
AIBILI has organized on 27/06/2012 the External Scientific Council Meeting. This meeting is part of the regular evaluation process of AIBILI which takes place every three year. [read more]
25th May 2012
Prof. Cunha-Vaz receives Gian Battista Bietti SOI Medal
Gian Battista Bietti Medal of the Italian Society of Ophthalmology is the highest distinction of this society. [read more]
19th April 2012
16th National Congress of Medicine
The 16th National Congress of Medicine took place between 17 and 20 of April 2012, in Coimbra, organized by the Ordem dos Médicos.
Prof. Cunha-Vaz was one of the invited speakers and has made a talk on Clinical Research - Quality Assurance in AIBILI.
12th April 2012
AIBILI on the Campeão das Províncias
Following an interview of Prof. Cunha-Vaz to the Campeão das Províncias magazine an article was published in this magazine about AIBILI as Coordinating Centre of the EVICR.net - the European Network of Clinical Research Centres in Ophthalmology. Please download here the article.
30th March 2012
AIBILI report on the OftaPro
Following an interview of Prof. Cunha-Vaz to the OftalPro magazine an article about AIBILI was published in this magazine. Please download here the entire article.
20th March 2012
National Clinical Trials Platform (PNEC)
The presentation of the PNEC, developed by Infarmed, was held in Lisbon on 20/03/2012. The Portuguese Health Minister said on Tuesday that the creation of the National Clinical Trials Platform (PNEC) is "an important step" to attract clinical research of "high quality" and increase the number of trials taking place in Portugal. [read more]
28th February 2012
RDSS - Retinal Disease Screening System
The Retinal Disease Screening System project submitted by AIBILI in partnership with Critical Health to QREN was approved. [read more]
23rd February 2012
2nd Portuguese BioEngineering Meeting
The 2nd Portuguese BioEngineering Meeting took place in Coimbra, Portugal, on February 23-25, 2012, organized by the IEEE EMBS Portuguese Chapter. AIBILI sponsored this meeting. For more information please visit http://www.engbiomed.net.
13th January 2012
Interview of Prof. José Cunha-Vaz
Please find here an interview of Prof. José Cunha-Vaz "The difference that makes Coimbra" to the Diário de Coimbra published on 12/01/2012.
11th November 2011
Ciclo de Divulgação - Health Technology Assessment - Capacity Building and Business Model
Esta sessão realizou-se no dia 11/11/2011.
14th October 2011
Formação em INVESTIGAÇÃO CLÍNICA
A AIBILI organizou em Coimbra em 14 de Outubro de 2011 uma Formação em Investigação Clínica. [read more]
4th May 2011
AIBILI integra a Rede de Investigação Farmacoepidemiológica da Agência Europeia do Medicamento
A AIBILI através do HTA integrou recentemente a ENCePP - European Network of Centres for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance. [read more]
14th April 2011
Ciclo de Divulgação AIBILI - Próximas Sessões
As próximas sessões do Ciclo de Divulgação decorrerão em:
- 21/10/2011 dedicada a Produtos Biosimilares
- 11/11/2011 dedicada a In Vivo Ocular Imaging
23rd March 2011
Foundation Champalimaud became Honorary Associate Member of AIBILI
As proposal of the Board the AIBILI General Assembly assigned the title of Honorary Associate Member to the Champalimaud Foundation as result of its recent and relevant cooperation with AIBILI, including the designation of C-TRACER-Champalimaud Translational Centre for Eye Research.
23rd March 2011
I&D em Oftalmologia
Faça download aqui do artigo "I&D em Oftalmologia" do Sr. Prof. Doutor José Cunha-Vaz publicado na Saúde em Revista de 6 de Março de 2011.
29th October 2010
Formação em INVESTIGAÇÃO CLÍNICA
A AIBILI organizou em Coimbra em 29 e 30 de Outubro de 2010 uma Formação em Investigação Clínica de acordo com este programa.
6th October 2010
AIBILI reconhecida como C-TRACER pela Fundação Champalimaud
No dia 6 de Outubro de 2010 a AIBILI foi publicamente reconhecida como um C-TRACER Champalimaud - Translational Centre for Eye Research pela Fundação Champalimaud. Encontra aqui o press release com informação mais detalhada.
29th September 2010
Investigação Inovadora em Retinopatia Diabética
Investigação desenvolvida na AIBILI e IBILI no âmbito de um projecto financiado pela empresa OM Pharma permitiu identificar e esclarecer os mecanismos de acção de um fármaco, dobesilato de cálcio (Doxium), usado há algumas décadas no tratamento da retinopatia diabética. Mais informação aqui.
1st June 2010
Retmarker recebe Menção Honrosa no prémio Produto Inovação COTEC-UNICER
O Retmarker foi ontem distinguido com uma Menção Honrosa no prémio Produto Inovação COTEC-UNICER, prémio atribuído pela Associação Empresarial para a Inovação (COTEC) e UNICER, com o apoio do Jornal Expresso. [read more]
16th March 2010
Retmarker fundus imaging software granted with CE 0197 Mark
Retmarker fundus imaging software was granted with the CE 0197 mark for medical purposes according with Council Directive 93/42/EEC. [read more]
1st June 2009
At Euretina'09, Critical Health Showcases a Breakthrough in Predicting Diabetic Retinopathy Progression
Critical Health and AIBILI Partnership Develops Innovative Diabetic Retinopathy Progression Biomarker Software. Product available / More information: http://www.retmarker.com/