Maria José Rego de Sousa

Assistant Professor

Generic Bio

Participation in Católica Medical School

  • Coordination of the curricular unit Regulation and Integration 
  • Responsible for Laboratory Medicine classes integrated in the 1st year curricular units
  • Member of the Pedagogic Council
  • Mentoring

Field of Work

Clinical Pathology - Laboratorial Medicine

Profissional Activity

  • Germano de Sousa Center for Laboratory Medicine

Education

  • Degree and PhD in Medicine

Summary of Professional Career

  • Graduation in Medicine, 1995
  • Master in Biochemistry, 2000
  • PhD in Medicine, 2014
  • Graduate Assistant at Fernando da Fonseca Hospital, 2001 - 2015
  • Responsible for the Medical Department of the Centro de Medicina Laboratorial Germano de Sousa, 2002 - to date
  • Responsible for the Quality Department of the Centro de Medicina Laboratorial Germano de Sousa, 2002 - to date
  • Responsible for the Training Department at the Centro de Medicina Laboratorial Germano de Sousa, 2002 - to date
  • Responsible for the Germano de Sousa Research Center, 2002 - to date
  • Responsible for the Immunology Department of the Germano de Sousa Laboratorial Medicine Center
  • Responsible for the Infant Foot Department at Germano de Sousa Laboratory Medicine Center
  • Professor of Laboratory Medicine at Nova Medical School

 

Languages

Portuguese | English | French | Spanish

 

Other Interests

  • Traveling with friends and family
  • Visiting museums and art exhibitions
  • Music concerts
  • Collecting
Paper

2020 international consensus on ANCA testing beyond systemic vasculitis

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Moiseev, Sergey). 2020. Autoimmunity Reviews
Paper

AB0511 INTERNATIONAL CONSENSUS ON ANCA TESTING AND INTERPRETATION BEYOND SYSTEMIC VASCULITIS

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Moiseev, S.). 2020. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases
Paper

Current laboratory and clinical practices in reporting and interpreting anti-nuclear antibody indirect immunofluorescence (ANA IIF) patterns: results of an international survey

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Van Hoovels, Lieve). 2020. Autoimmunity Highlights
Paper

Evaluation of Noninvasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) guidelines using the AGREE II instrument

Maria José Rego de Sousa & Pedro Mateus (with Maria José Rego de Sousa). 2020. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine
Paper

First trimester combined screening in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: impact of pre-analytical variables on risk assessment

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Maria José Rego de Sousa). 2019. Clinical Rheumatology
Paper

Seroprevalence of Bordetella pertussis in Healthcare Workers in a Portuguese Hospital

Maria José Rego de Sousa 2019. Portuguese Journal of Pediatrics
Paper

An international survey on anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA) testing in daily clinical practice

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Damoiseaux, J.). 2018. Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine
Paper

Lawsonella clevelandensis as the causative agent of a breast abscess

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Favila Menezes, M.). 2018. IDCases
Paper

Impact of Labor on Peripheral Blood Maternal T-Cell Subsets and on Regulatory T and B Cells

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Lima, J.). 2017. Reproductive Sciences
Paper

Regulatory T Cells Show Dynamic Behavior during Late Pregnancy, Delivery, and the Postpartum Period

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Lima, J.). 2017. Reproductive Sciences
Paper

Characterization of B cells in healthy pregnant women from late pregnancy to post-partum: A prospective observational study

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Lima, J.). 2016. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
Paper

Cell-free DNA testing: How to choose which laboratory to use?

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Jani, J.). 2015. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Paper

Counseling for non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT): What pregnant women may want to know

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Oepkes, D.). 2014. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Paper

From ANA-screening to antigen-specificity: An EASI-survey on the daily practice in European countries

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Damoiseaux, J.). 2014. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology
Paper

Genetic and Phenotypic Characterization of Listeria monocytogenes from Human Clinical Cases That Occurred in Portugal Between 2008 and 2012

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Magalhães, Rui). 2014. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease
Paper

International recommendations for the assessment of autoantibodies to cellular antigens referred to as anti-nuclear antibodies

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Agmon-Levin, N.). 2014. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases
Paper

IgE-mediated metamizol allergy and the usefulness of the cellular allergen stimulation test

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Couto, M.). 2012. European Annals of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Paper

Transient igm monoclonal gammopathy in an asthmatic child

Maria José Rego de Sousa (with Palma-Carlos, A.-G.). 2007. European Annals of Allergy and Clinical Immunology