Rita Noélia Silva Fernandes

Academic degree

  • PhD in Human Kinetics, speciality in Biomechanics
  • Master in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
  • Degree in Physiotherapy

Current position

Lecturer at School of Health Sciences, Institute Polytechnic of Setubal

Lecturing activities

  • Human Movement Sciences
  • Movement Rehabilitation
  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

Research interests

  • Three-dimensional modeling of trunk.
  • Locomotion and other daily living activities biomechanical patterns in Chronic Low Back Pain Patients.
  • Biomechanical prognostic factors for function and pain levels in Chronic Low Back Patients.