Junior Researcher, The Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing, Nursing School of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Personlig presentationFilipa Ventura holds a Junior Researcher position at The Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing, hosted by the Nursing School of Coimbra. She has a PhD in Health Care Sciences by the Sahlgrenska Academy (2016) and is a Registered Nurse since 2005 with post-graduate specialisation in oncological nursing (2009, University West, Trollhättan, Sweden).
In the domain of health care sciences Filipa carries out research to support the person undergoing cancer treatment in self-management and coping grounded on person-centred care principles and through eHealth. From the methodological point of view, she is interested on research methods that allow exploring complex eHealth interventions, particularly pragmatic trials, mixed methods and interpretive description.
Filipa is the principal investigator in the project Aptus, a eHealth platform for person-centred support and communication in cancer care.