Psychological Support Line for the University of Porto

At a time when a large part of the population is in social isolation, the University of Porto launches a telephone line for psychological support, available to all members of the academic community. Provided by a team of professional psychologists, this service is free (only the cost of the call...

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Classes suspended at the University of Porto

The University of Porto has always guided its procedures regarding the COVID-19 epidemic by the recommendations and determinations of local and national health authorities. However, in view of the rapid escalation of the situation and given the growing doubt and social alarm that prevents the normal continuation of school activities,...

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Statement from the Council of Rectors of Portuguese Universities

The Council of Rectors of Portuguese Universities (CRUP), meeting in plenary session on March 10, 2020, at the University of Beira Interior (UBI), issued a statement analyzing the evolution of the situation regarding COVID-19, as well as the indications expressed by the national health authority. The aforementioned statement says that...

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University of Porto maintains regular activities

Classes on campus have been suspended. More information available on the news release on March, 11 2020. Following the instructions of the local and national health authorities, at this time, the University of Porto maintains its regular activities. The exceptions are the known cases of the closure of the ICBAS / FFUP...

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Residents in Felgueiras and Lousada should not attend U.Porto

Classes on campus have been suspended. More information available on the news release on March, 11 2020. Following the latest recommendations issued by the Directorate-General for Health no. C160_79_v1 of 03/08/2020, it is recommended to all students, teachers, researchers, technicians and other employees of the University of Porto who are living in...

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FMUP: classes of Medicine suspended

Taking into account today's ruling of the Hospital São João Board of Directors that imposes the suspension of training activities with patients or professionals of that hospital, the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (FMUP) decided to: 1) immediately suspend all teaching activities of the Integrated Master in...

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ICBAS/FFUP closed: guidelines for students and staff

Following the closure of the FFUP/ICBAS complex, determined by the National Health Authority, the University of Porto, in coordination with health authorities established today, March 8, 2020, the following procedures: 1 - The facilities shared by the Faculty of Pharmacy (FFUP) and the Abel Salazar Institute of Biomedical Sciences (ICBAS)...

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ICBAS/FFUP is closed

One of the people who tested positive today (March, 7) for coronavirus has been confirmed as a student of the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Porto. The information was confirmed by the Portuguese Directorate-General of Health. The affected student has been in close contact with a confirmed case...

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Travel advice to the U.Porto community

According to the evolution of the global COVID-19 epidemic and the level of risk in different countries, the decision to travel should take into account the following: Destination: to date, the affected areas, that is, those with active community transmission, are:  44 regions of Italy (Emilia-Romagna, Lombardia, Pietmonte, Veneto); ...

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