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Partner Code: 22
Short Name: FCNAUP
Full Name: Faculdade de Ciências da Nutrição e Alimentação da Universidade do Porto
Address: Rua Dr Roberto Frias, Porto 4200 465, Portugal
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The “Faculdade de Ciências da Nutrição e Alimentação da Universidade do Porto (FCNAUP)” headed by Professor Maria Daniel Vaz de Almeida, is one of the 14 Faculties of the University of Porto which is the largest University in Portugal. FCNAUP is the only state Faculty in Portugal awarding the 'Licenciatura' (bachelor) degree course in Nutrition, and has been undertaking high quality research activities, namely in public health nutrition. Several projects in FCNAUP include teaching staff from other Faculties or Universities (national and international), providing more laboratories and/or financed projects possibilities.
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Role in Facet:

This group will contribute to WP6, chemical occurrence through a targeted food ingredient survey, to WP 5 by gathering data on local food intake surveys and through targeted small food frequency questionnaires and then to WP 7 through assistance with regional modeling via local expertise
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Scientific & Technical Team

Name: Pedro Moreira
Role: Associate Professor in Human Nutrition
Experience: Nutritionist, PhD in Human Nutrition (2001), Vice-President of Scientific Board and Vice-President of Directive Board of FCNAUP, Member of the “Advisory Group on Food Quality and Safety”, European Commission (2005-2006). He is (co)author of several publications about food intake in children and adults.

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Partner 22: FCNAUP, Portugal
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