The Pharmacovigilance Unit of Coimbra (UFC) is a Regional Unit of the National Pharmacovigilance System which is supported through a contract with the National Authority of Medicines and Health Products (INFARMED, IP).

  • Receiving, processing and validation of spontaneous reports of suspected adverse events, including the process of determining the causal linK
  • Promote the reporting of adverse events
  • Submit proposals for pharmacoepidemiology studies
  • Coordinator

    Carlos Fontes Ribeiro

    Francisco Batel Marques

  • Investigator Assistant

    Ana Sofia Penedones

  • Pharmacist

    Carlos Alves

    Diogo Mendes

  • Scientific Advisers

    Angelina Martins

    Carlos Fontes Ribeiro

    Francisco Batel Marques

    José Cunha-Vaz

    Margarida Caramona

    Patricia Dinis Dias

    Ricardo Correia de Matos

    Tice Macedo

  • Partners