Vanessa Maria Barroso dos Santos Silva

Assistant Invited Professor

Generic Bio

Dentist since 2009, graduated from the Faculty of Dental Medicine of the University of Porto (FMDUP)
Doctoral Student in Dental Medicine (Occlusion Area) at FMDUP (2010-2015)
PhD in Occupational Safety and Health from the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP) (2018)
Voluntary teacher of the discipline Occlusion, TMJ and Orofacial Pain and Clinical Unit of Dental Prosthesis and Occlusion at FMDUP (2009-2014)
Invited Assistant of the Integrated Master in Dental Medicine (MIMD) at Portuguese Catholic University (UCP) of the discipline Occlusion, Fixed Prosthesis, Removable Prosthesis and Ergonomics / Physiatry (2017-2018)
Invited Assistant Professor of MIMD of UCP of the discipline Occlusion, Removable Prosthesis and Ergonomics (2019-2020)
Integrated researcher in the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Health (CIIS) (2018-2019)
Member of the Scientific Committee of the Faculty of Dental Medicine at UCP
Author of national and international articles
Member of the Portuguese Society of Stomatology and Dental Medicine (SPEMD)

Paper

Biomechanical study of dentists' posture when using a conventional chair versus a saddle-seat chair

Vanessa Maria Barroso dos Santos Silva 2017. Revista Portuguesa de Estomatologia e Cirurgia Maxilo-Facial
Paper

Musculoskeletal pain and physical workload among dental students

Vanessa Maria Barroso dos Santos Silva 2016. Occupational Safety and Hygiene IV
Paper

Preliminary inertial study of body postures during dental procedures

Vanessa Maria Barroso dos Santos Silva 2014. Biodental Engineering III