Dr David Gonzalez-Chica

Senior Lecturer / Academic
Dr David Gonzalez-Chica
  Org Unit Medicine
  Email david.gonzalez@adelaide.edu.au / david.epidemio@gmail.com
  Telephone +61 8 8313 1631
  Mobile +61 4 3222 0665
  Location Floor/Room 11 15 ,  178 North Terrace - Terrace Towers ,   North Terrace

EDUCATION/TRAINING 

INSTITUTION, LOCATION AND SCHOLARSHIP

DEGREE

MM/YY

FIELD OF STUDY

Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador

Scholarship: Local university

M.D.

06/01

Medicine

National School of Health, Carlos III Institute, Spain

Scholarship: Carolina Foundation

Specialization

07/03

Specialization in Pediatric Infectious and Tropical Diseases

Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil

Scholarship: Wellcome Trust

MSc.

10/06

Epidemiology

Supervisor: Prof. Cesar Gomes Victora

National Service of Learning, SENAC, Brazil

Specialization

06/08

Specialization in Adult Professional Education & Training

Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil

Scholarship: Wellcome Trust

PhD.

06/09

Life course Epidemiology

Supervisor: Prof. Cesar Gomes Victora

Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil

Scholarship: Brazilian Ministry of Education

Postdoctoral

07/10

Nutrition Epidemiology and evaluation of body composition

Supervisor: Prof. Ana M. Baptista Menezes

LANGUAGES

 

 

 

Spanish: mother language

Portuguese: Fluent

English: advanced level

A. Positions and Employment

2001-2002       Physician (General Practitioner) at the Secretary of Health, Government of Ecuador 

2002-2002       Fellow, Carolina Foundation (Spain), National School of Health, Carlos III Institute

2003-2005       Physician (General Practitioner) at the Secretary of Health, Government of Ecuador 

2005-2009       Fellow, Wellcome Trust Foundation (UK) and Federal University of Pelotas (Brazil)

2009-2010       Fellow, Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES)    and Federal University of Pelotas (Brazil)

2008-2010       Consultant, Rio Grande University Foundation, Epidemiology Department (Brazil) 

2010-2015       Federal University of Santa Catarina (Brazil). Assistant Professor and General Research Coordinator at the Nutrition Department, Laboratory of Anthropometry Supervisor, MSc and PhD supervisor at the Postgraduate Program in Nutrition and Postgraduate Program in Public Health. Member of the internationalization committee 

Other Experience and Professional Memberships

2005-              Member, International Epidemiology Association

2007-              Member, Brazilian Epidemiology Association

2009-              ad hoc reviewer, Public Health Nutrition

2009-              ad hoc reviewer, Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health

2009-              ad hoc reviewer, Cadernos de Saúde Pública

2009-              ad hoc reviewer, Revista Brasileira de Epidemiologia

2010-              ad hoc reviewer, Revista Brasileira de Nutrição

2011-              Brazilian Ministry of Education, CAPES and CNPq, ad hoc reviewer

Honors

1997                Award for the best fellow undergraduate student in medicine, Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador

2001                Award for the best graduated student in medicine, Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador

2006                Prize for the best presentation in the 11th World Congress in Public Health, Brazil

2009                Prize of the 6th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (Dohad), International Atomic Energy Authority, Chile

2011                Award for the Best Brazilian PhD Thesis in Public Health, Brazilian Ministry of Education, CAPES, Brazil

 

B. Published papers in scientific journals (2009-2015)

2015

  1. Ozcariz SG, de O Bernardo C, Cembranel F, Peres MA, González-Chica DA. Dietary practices among individuals with diabetes and hypertension are similar to those of healthy people: a population-based study. BMC Public Health. 2015;15:479
  2. Kraemer MV, Oliveira RC, Gonzalez-Chica DA, Proença RP. Sodium content on processed foods for snacks. Public Health Nutr. 2015; 9:1-9
  3. Costa Silva M, Erotides Silva T, de Alentar ML, Honório Coelho MS, Wildner LM, Bazzo ML, González-Chica DA, Dantas-Corrêa EB, Narciso-Schiavon JL, Schiavon L de L. Factors associated with 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in patients with liver cirrhosis. Ann Hepatol. 2015 Jan-Feb;14(1):99-107.
  4. Schiavon CC, Vieira FG, Ceccatto V, de Liz S, Cardoso AL, Sabel C, Gonzalez-Chica DA, da Silva EL, Galvan D, Crippa CG, Di Pietro PF. Nutrition education intervention for women with breast cancer: effect on nutritional factors and oxidative stress. J Nutr Educ Behav. 2015;47(1):2-9

 2014

  1. Leal DB, de Assis MA, González-Chica DA, da Costa FF. Trends in adiposity in Brazilian 7-10-year-old schoolchildren: evidence for increasing overweight but not obesity between 2002 and 2007. Ann Hum Biol. 2014; 41(3):255-62.
  2. Tassitano RM, Dumith S., González-Chica DA. Aggregation of the four main risk factors to non-communicable diseases among adolescents. Rev Bras Epidemiol. 2014; 17(2): 465-478.
  3. da Costa FF, de Assis MAA, González-Chica D, Bernardo C, de Barros MVG, Nahas MV. Effect of school-based intervention on diet in high school students. Rev Bras Cineantropom Desempenho Hum 2014, 16(Suppl. 1):36-45
  4. Ceccatto V, Faria Di Pietro P, Nogueira Previdelli A, Kunradi Vieira FG, Cesa Schiavon C, Engel R, Lizane Cardoso A, Altenburg de Assis MA, Gilberto Crippa C, Gonzalez-Chica DA. Brazilian Healthy Eating Index Revised (BHEI-R) of women before and during adjuvant treatment for breast cancer. Nutr Hosp. 2014; 30(5):1101-9
  5. Kliemann N, Veiros MB, González-Chica DA, Proença RPDC. Reference serving sizes for the Brazilian population: An analysis of processed food labels. Revista de Nutrição. 2014; 27: 329-341.
  6. Hissanaga-Himelstein VM, Oliveira MSV, Silveira BM, González-Chica DA, Proença RP, Block JM. Comparison between Experimentally Determined Total, Saturated and Trans Fat Levels and Levels Reported on the Labels of Cookies and Bread sold in Brazil. Journal of Food and Nutrition Research. 2014; 2(12): 906-913
  7. Peres MA, Peres, KG, Boing AF, Bastos JL, Silva DA, González-Chica DA. Oral health in the EpiFloripa: a prospective study of adult health in Southern Brazil. Rev Bras Epidemiol. 2014; 17: 571-575.
  8. Bastos JL, Duquia RP,  González-Chica DA, Martínez-Mesa J, Bonamigo RR, Field work I: selecting the instrument for data collection. An Bras Dermatol. 2014;89(6):918-23.
  9. Martínez-Mesa J, González-Chica DA, Bastos JL, Bonamigo RR, Duquia, RP. Sample size: how many participants do I need in my research?. An Bras Dermatol. 2014; 89: 609-615.
  10. Duquia RP, Bastos JL, Bonamigo RR, González-Chica DA, Martínez-Mesa J. Presenting data in tables and charts. An Bras Dermatol. 2014; 89(2):280-5.

2013

  1. Ngale KM, Santos IS, Gonzalez-Chica DA, de Barros AJ, Matijasevich A. Bed-sharing and risk of hospitalization due to pneumonia and diarrhoea in infancy: the 2004 Pelotas Birth Cohort. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2013 Mar;67(3):245-9.
  2. Orlandi SP, Schneider BC, Gonzalez MC, Gonzalez-Chica DA, Assuncao MC. [Early nutritional determinants of fat-free mass in early adulthood: a systematic review]. Cad Saude Publica. 2013 Apr;29(4):639-53.
  3. Martinez-Mesa J, Restrepo-Mendez MC, Gonzalez DA, Wehrmeister FC, Horta BL, Domingues MR, et al. Life-course evidence of birth weight effects on bone mass: systematic review and meta-analysis. Osteoporos Int. 2013 Jan;24(1):7-18.
  4. Cembranel F, Corso AC, González-Chica DA. Coverage and adequacy of ferrous sulfate supplementation in the prevention of anemia among children treated at health centers of Florianopolis, Santa Catarina. Rev Paul Pediatr. 2013 Sep;31(3):315-23.
  5. Cembranel F, Dallazen C, González-Chica DA. [Effectiveness of ferrous sulfate supplementation in the prevention of anemia in children: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis]. Cad Saude Publica. 2013 Sep;29(9):1731-51.
  6. Zanini Rde V, Muniz LC, Schneider BC, Tassitano RM, Feitosa WM, González-Chica DA. [Daily consumption of soft drinks, sweets and fried foods among adolescents in the northeast of Brazil]. Cien Saude Colet. 2013 Dec;18(12):3739-50.
  7. Muniz LC, Zanini Rde V, Schneider BC, Tassitano RM, Feitosa WM, Gonzalez-Chica DA. [Prevalence and factors associated with the consumption of fruit and vegetables by adolescents in public schools in Caruaru, Pernambuco state]. Cien Saude Colet. 2013 Feb;18(2):393-404.
  8. Machado PMO; Machado MS; Schmitz BAS; Corso ACT; González-ChicaI DA; Vasconcelos FAG. [Characterization of the National School Food Program in Santa Catarina State, Brazil]. Revista de Nutrição. 2013, 26(6): 715-725.
  9. González-Chica DA; Corso ACT; Cembranel F; Pudla KJ; Lemke S; Schmitz BAS. [School lunch cooks' perception of the use of organic foods in the school meals served in Santa Catarina state, Southern Brazil]. Revista de Nutrição. 2013; 26(4): 407-418
  10. Silva DA, Peres KG, Boing AF, Gonzalez-Chica DA, Peres MA. Clustering of risk behaviors for chronic noncommunicable diseases: a population-based study in southern Brazil. Prev Med. 2013 Jan;56(1):20-4.
  11. Vianna CA, da Silva Linhares R, Bielemann RM, Machado EC, Gonzalez-Chica DA, Matijasevich AM, et al. Accuracy and adequacy of waist circumference cut-off points currently recommended in Brazilian adults. Public Health Nutr. 2013 Mar 12:1-9.
  12. Garcia MF, Wazlawik E, Moreno YMF; Führ, LM, González-Chica DA. Diagnostic accuracy of handgrip strength in the assessment of malnutrition in hemodialyzed patients. e-SPEN Journal. 2013; 8:181-e186.
  13. Silveira BM, Gonzalez-Chica DA, da Costa Proenca RP. Reporting of trans-fat on labels of Brazilian food products. Public Health Nutr. 2013 Feb 7:1-8.
  14. Gonçalves H, González-Chica DA, Menezes AM, Hallal PC, Araújo CL, Dumith SC. HIV/AIDS transmission knowledge among adolescents aged 11 years from Southern Brazil. Rev Bras Epidemiol. 2013 Jun;16(2):420-31.

 2012

  1.  Gonzalez-Chica DA, Goncalves H, Nazmi A, Santos IS, Barros AJ, Matijasevich A, et al. Seasonality of infant feeding practices in three Brazilian birth cohorts. Int J Epidemiol. 2012 Jun;41(3):743-52.
  2. Martinez-Mesa J, Menezes AM, Gonzalez DA, Horta BL, Matijasevich A, Gigante DP, et al. Life course association of maternal smoking during pregnancy and offspring's height: data from the 1993 Pelotas (Brazil) birth cohort. J Adolesc Health. 2012 Dec;51(6 Suppl):S53-7.
  3. Gonçalves, H, González, DA., Araújo, CP; Muniz, L; Tavares, P; Assunção, MC; Menezes, AMB; Hallal, PC. Adolescents' Perception of Causes of Obesity: Unhealthy Lifestyles or Heritage?. Journal of Adolescent Health. , v.51, p.S46 - S52, 2012.
  4. Del Duca GF, Gonzalez-Chica DA, Santos JV, Knuth AG, Camargo MB, Araujo CL. [Self-reported weight and height for determining nutritional status of adults and elderly: validity and implications for data analysis]. Cad Saude Publica. 2012 Jan;28(1):75-85.
  5. Nunes AP, Oliveira IO, Santos BR, Millech C, Silva LP, Gonzalez DA, et al. Quality of DNA extracted from saliva samples collected with the Oragene DNA self-collection kit. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2012;12:65.
  6. Goncalves H, Dumith SC, Gonzalez DA, Menezes AM, Araujo CL, Hallal PC, et al. [Self-reported discrimination by adolescents in a Brazilian birth cohort: prevalence and associations]. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2012 Mar;31(3):204-10.
  7. Vianna CA, Gonzalez DA, Matijasevich A. [Aspirin use in cardiovascular disease prevention: a population-based study]. Cad Saude Publica. 2012 Jun;28(6):1122-32.

2011 

  1. Cesar JA, Mendoza-Sassi RA, Gonzalez-Chica DA, Mano PS, Goulart-Filha SM. [Socio-demographic characteristics and prenatal and childbirth care in southern Brazil]. Cad Saude Publica. 2011 May;27(5):985-94.
  2. Mano, PS., Cesar, JA, Gonzalez-Chica, DA., Neumann, NA. [Inequality in health care for women during gestation and delivery in a municipality in the semi-arid region of Brazil]. Revista Brasileira de Saúde Materno Infantil (Impresso). , v.11, p.381 - 388, 2011.
  3. Zhang L, Gonzalez-Chica DA, Cesar JA, Mendoza-Sassi RA, Beskow B, Larentis N, et al. [Maternal smoking during pregnancy and anthropometric measurements of newborns: a population-based study in southern of Brazil]. Cad Saude Publica. 2011 Sep;27(9):1768-76.
  4. Cesar, JA, Mano, PS, Carlotto, K, González-Chica, DA, Mendoza-Sassi, RA. [Public versus private: assessing maternity care in the far South of Brazil]. Revista Brasileira de Saúde Materno Infantil (Impresso). , v.11, p.257 - 263, 2011.
  5. Prietsch SO, Gonzalez-Chica DA, Cesar JA, Mendoza-Sassi RA. [Unplanned pregnancy in Southern Brazil: prevalence and associated factors]. Cad Saude Publica. 2011 Oct;27(10):1906-16.
  6. Wehrmeister FC, Knorst M, Jardim JR, Macedo EC, Noal RB, Martinez-Mesa J, Gonzalez-Chica, DA, et al. Pulmonary rehabilitation programs for patients with COPD. J Bras Pneumol. 2011 Jul-Aug;37(4):544-55.
  7. Menezes, AMB, Macedo, SEC, Noal, RB, Fiterman, J, Cukier, A, Chatkin, JM, Fernandes, FLA, Gonzalez, DA, et al. [Pharmacological treatment of COPD]. Jornal Brasileiro de Pneumologia. 2011; 37:527 - 543.

2010 

  1. Gonzalez DA, Nazmi A, Victora CG. Growth from birth to adulthood and abdominal obesity in a Brazilian birth cohort. Int J Obes (Lond). 2010 Jan;34(1):195-202.
  2. Dode, M. A. S. O., Santos, I. S., González, D. A. Anthropometry from birth to 24 months among offspring of women with gestational diabetes: 2004 Pelotas Birth Cohort. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 2010. 2(3): 1 - 8.
  3. Gonçalves H, Gonzalez DA, Araujo CL, Anselmi L, Menezes AM. The impact of sociodemographic conditions on quality of life among adolescents in a Brazilian birth cohort: a longitudinal study. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2010 Aug;28(2):71-9.
  4. Caicedo B, Goncalves H, Gonzalez DA, Victora CG. Violent delinquency in a Brazilian birth cohort: the roles of breast feeding, early poverty and demographic factors. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2010 Jan;24(1):12-23.

2009 

  1. Gonzalez D, Nazmi A, Victora CG. Childhood poverty and abdominal obesity in adulthood: a systematic review. Cad Saude Publica. 2009;25 Suppl 3:S427-40.
  2. Nazmi A, Gonzalez DC, Oliveira IO, Horta BL, Gigante DP, Victora CG. Life course weight gain and C-reactive protein levels in young adults: findings from a Brazilian birth cohort. Am J Hum Biol. 2009 Mar-Apr;21(2):192-9..
  3. Gonzalez DA, Nazmi A, Yudkin JS, Victora CG. Life-course socio-economic factors, skin colour and abdominal obesity in adulthood in a Brazilian birth cohort. Public Health Nutr. 2009 Nov;12(11):2225-35.
  4. Tequeanes AL, Gigante DP, Assuncao MC, González-Chica DA, Horta BL. Maternal anthropometry is associated with the body mass index and waist:height ratio of offspring at 23 years of age. J Nutr. 2009 Apr;139(4):750-4.
  5. Cesar JA, Mendoza-Sassi RA, Gonzalez-Chica DA, Menezes EH, Brink G, Pohlmann M, et al. [Prevalence of self-reported vaginal discharge and associated factors in pregnant women]. Cad Saude Publica. 2009 Dec;25(12):2705-14..
  6. Gonzalez DA, Victora CG, Goncalves H. [The effects of season at time of birth on asthma and pneumonia in childhood and adulthood in a birth cohort in southern Brazil]. Cad Saude Publica. 2008 May;24(5):1089-102.

 

C. Experience in Research Projects                                                           

Prevalence of anemia and vitamin A deficiency in pre-school age children in southern Brazil: A population-based study. Period: 04/2014-current

Coordinator: Marcia Vítolo, Regina Lang and David González-Chica

Funding: Brazilian Ministry of Health (General Coordination of Food and Nutrition) and Inter-American Development Bank (AU$ 100.000,00)

Role: State coordinator

Responsibilities: State coordinator, supervision and training of interviewers (anthropometric standardization).

Staff: 31 (4 assistant professors, 2 PhD students, 2 MSc students, 4 undergraduate students, 6 assistants)

 

Abdominal obesity and diet as determinants of cardiovascular risk and metabolic alterations in adults from southern Brazil – EpiFloripa longitudinal study (Cohort study). Period: 10/2013-current

Coordinator: David González-Chica

Funding: CAPES and National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), Brazil (AU$ 200.000,00)

Role: Coordinator

Responsibilities: General coordinator, supervisor of image exams (Densitometry and Carotid Intima Media Thickness measurement), supervision and training of interviewers (anthropometric standardization), data analysis supervision.

Staff: 31 (8 assistant professors, 1 Posdoc, 5 PhD students, 7 MSc students, 6 undergraduate students, 4 assistants)

 

Health conditions, lifestyle habits, screening and prevention of cancer, and cardiovascular disease in the elderly: a population-based longitudinal study in Florianópolis, Brazil, 2013Epi-Idoso study. (Cohort study). Period: 01/2013-current

Coordinator: Eleonora D´Orsi

Funding: CAPES and CNPq, Brazil (USD 30.000,00) and Ministry of Health (USD 50.000,00)

Role: Co-Investigator

Responsibilities: Coordinator of image exams (Densitometry and Carotid Intima Media Thickness measurement), supervision and training of interviewers (anthropometric standardization), image database management

Staff: 23 (5 assistant professors, 1 Posdoc, 4 PhD students, 8 MSc students, 4 undergraduate students, 1 assistant)

 

Detection and characterization of familial hypercholesterolaemia in Brazilian children and adolescents. (Survey). Period: 01/2014-03/2015

Coordinator: Isabela de Carlos Back Giuliano

Funding: Genzyme Brazil (AU$ 200.000,00)

Role: Co-Investigator

Responsibilities: Coordinator of image exams (Carotid Intima Media Thickness measurement and hepatic ultrasound) and anthropometric measurement, image database management.

Staff: 12 (6 assistant professors, 2 undergraduate students, 3 assistants)

 

Oral health status and general health conditions in adults: population-based longitudinal study in Florianópolis. EpiFloripa II. (Cohort study)

Period: 03/2011-09/2013

Coordinator: Marco A. Peres (2011-12) and David González Chica (2012-13)

Funding: CAPES and CNPq, Brazil (AU$ 60.000,00)

Role: Co-investigator

Responsibilities: Supervision and training of interviewers (anthropometric standardization), database management, data analysis supervision

Staff: 33 (7 assistant professors, 4 PhD students, 4 MSc students, 2 undergraduate students, 16 assistants)

 

Construction and validation of a food frequency questionnaire for use in adults. Period: 03/2011-10/2013 - Validation study

Coordinator: David A. González-Chica

Funding: Federal University of Santa Catarina (AU$ 5.000,00)

Role: Coordinator

Responsibilities: Coordination, supervision and training of interviewers, data analysis supervision

Staff:  7 (2 PhD students, 2 MSc students, 3 undergraduate students)

 

Prevalence Study of Obesity among Children and Adolescents in Florianópolis, SC (EPOCA Study): third data collection 2012. (Panel study). Period: 08/2011-12/2013

Coordinator: Francisco de Assis Vasconcelos

Funding: CAPES and CNPq, Brazil (AU$ 60.000,00)

Role: Co-investigator

Responsibilities: Supervision and training of interviewers (anthropometric standardization), database management, data analysis supervision

Staff: 32 (5 assistant professors, 4 PhD students, 8 MSc students, 15 undergraduate students)

 

Use of organic foods and products from family farms for school feeding in Brazil: evaluation of the National Program for School Feeding (PNAE). (Survey). Period: 10/2010-12/2013

Coordinators: David A. González-Chica, Arlete T. Corso, Francisco de Assis Vasconcelos

Funding: National Fund for Educational Development (FNDE), Brazil (AU$ 100.000,00)

Role: Coordinator

Responsibilities: Coordination and training of interviewers, meeting with government representatives of the FNDE, data analysis supervision

Staff: 15 (3 assistant professors, 5 MSc students, 3 undergraduate students, 2 assistants)

 

Development of adiposity in adolescence: changes in BMI and body composition in schoolchildren from Florianópolis, southern Brazil, between 2002 and 2012. (Longitudinal study) Period: 04/2012-12/2013

Coordinator: Maria Alice A. de Assis

Role: Co-investigator

Responsibilities: Data analysis supervision

 

The health and nutrition transition in three Brazilian cohorts (1982, 1993 and 2004): impact of socioeconomic, behavioural, healthcare and biological factors on the life course. (Cohort study). Period: 03/2005-12/2014

Coordinator: Cesar Gomes Victora

Funding: Wellcome Trust Foundation (AU$ 3.000.000,00)

Role: Co-investigator

Responsibilities: Supervisor in one of the follow-ups (2006), data analysis.

 

2010 Rio Grande Perinatal Study: reevaluating policies of pregnancy and childbirth assistance in southern Brazil. (Survey). Period: 06/2009-12/2010

Coordinator: Juraci A. Cesar

Funding: CNPq, Brazil (AU$ 15.000,00)

Role: Co-investigator

Responsibilities: Data analysis supervision

 

D. Teaching (at the Federal University of Santa Catarina – Brazil)

Undergraduate degree (Nutrition course)

-        Life-course, growth and development from pregnancy to adolescence

-        Nutrition epidemiology

-        Dietary requirements for individuals and collectivities

-        Nutrition evaluation

Postgraduate degree (Post Graduate Program in Nutrition)

-        Biostatistics and nutrition

-        Methods and techniques in  nutrition epidemiology

-        Methods in data collection and data analysis

-        Analysis and discussion of research projects

Postgraduate degree (Post Graduate Program in Public Health)

-        Intermediate biostatistics: regression models

 

E. Postgraduate students supervisions

Concluded supervisions

Master degree - Supervisor

  1. Flora Santos Edler. Eating behavior and ultraprocessed food consumption– results from the EpiFloripa study. Postgraduate Program in Nutrition, Federal University of Santa Catarina, 2014.
  2. Tayse Valdira Vieira. National Program for School Feeding: evaluation of educational activities performed in public schools by nutritionist. Postgraduate Program in Nutrition, Federal University of Santa Catarina, 2013.
  3. Francieli Cembranel. Evaluation of the National Program of Iron Supplementation among children in Florianópolis, Santa Catarina. Postgraduate Program in Nutrition, Federal University of Santa Catarina, 2012.

Master degree – Co-supervisor

  1. Catiuscie Cabreira. Prevalence and geographical distribution of obesity, diabetes mellitus and hypertension among adults users of the Public Health System in Florianópolis, Santa Catarina. Postgraduate Program in Nutrition, Federal University of Santa Catarina, 2012
  2. Ivana Goulart. Maternal self-medication for preschool age children in poor municipalities from northern Brazil. Postgraduate Program in Health Sciences, Fundação Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, 2010.
  3. Carolina Ávila Vianna. Prevalence of use of acetyl salicylic acid (ASA) as prevention for cardiovascular disease in southern Brazil – population based study. Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, 2010.
  4. Kátia Ngale. Co-sleeping with the mother and hospitalizations in the first year of life: Pelotas birth cohort study, 2004. Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, 2010.
  5. Ana Lilia Lozada Tequeanes. Maternal undernutrition and offspring anthropometry in the 1982 Pelotas Birth Cohort Study. Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, 2009.
  6. Beatriz Caicedo Velásquez. Breastfeeding and conviction for violent criminal behavior. Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, 2009.

PhD degree – co-supervisor

  1. Jeovany Martinez Mesa. Life course epidemiology of body mass density and body mass content: results from the 1993 Pelotas Birth Cohort Study. Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, 2012.
  2. Silvana Paiva. Early determinants of body composition in adulthood: evidences form the 1993 Pelotas Birth Cohort Study. Postgraduate Program in Epidemiology, Federal University of Pelotas, 2014.

Postdoc Supervisor

  1. Doroteia Hoffelman. Abdominal obesity and diet as determinants ofcardiovascular risk and metabolic alterations in adults from southern Brazil –EpiFloripa longitudinal study. Postgraduate Program in Nutrition, Federal University of Santa Catarina.

 

In course supervisions

Master degree - Supervisor

  1. Rebeca Cipriano Braga Silva. Association between the nutritional status change and high blood pressure in adults: population-based study. Postgraduate Program in Nutrition, Federal University of Santa Catarina.
  2. Ana Aparecida Tessari. Nutritional evaluation in elderly among participants from a longitudinal study – EpiFloripa Idoso. Postgraduate Program in Public Health, Federal University of Santa Catarina.

PhD degree – Supervisor

  1. Vanessa Goes. Nutritional status and cognition in the EpiFloripa Idoso study. Postgraduate Program in Nutrition, Federal University of Santa Catarina.
  2. Silvia Oscariz Ibarra. Association between ultraprocessed food consumption and obesity among adults: results from the EpiFloripa Study. Postgraduate Program in Public Health, Federal University of Santa Catarina.

Postdoc Supervisor

  1. Marui Corseuil. Abdominal obesity and diet as determinants of cardiovascular risk and metabolic alterations in adults from southern Brazil – EpiFloripa longitudinal study. Postgraduate Program in Nutrition, Federal University of Santa Catarina.

 PhD degree – Co-supervisor

  1. Carla de Oliveira Bernardo. Lifelong discrimination and nutrition status in adults in a Brazilian adult cohort study: EpiFloripa 2009-2012. Postgraduate Program in Public Health, Federal University of Santa Catarina.
  2. Francieli Cembranel. Coexistence of overweight and nutritional deficiencies: the paradox of nutrition transition. Postgraduate Program in Public Health, Federal University of Santa Catarina.

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