The Department of Medical Education (DME) is a department dedicated to the study, development and implementation of pedagogical models for teaching and learning activities at Católica Medical School. Its mission is to promote a high quality and innovative educational system, based on scientific evidence.

Our activities are organised around three main areas:

1 – Education

2 - Implementation

3 - Research



Pedro Mateus (Department Head. Implementation)

Sofia Menéres (Research)

Frederico Simões do Couto (Education)



Teresa Nazareth (PBL – Continuity)

Bruno Cardoso (Tutors Training and PBL - Continuity)

Daniel Macedo (Tutors Training)


Andreia Gaspar (support to Research, Implementation and Education areas)