The winner of COP awards 2015 in the Sports Biomechanics and Physiology category and one of the honorable mentions were assigned to the LBMF. Congratulations!

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The ESM 2016, Expert Scientific Meeting, will be host by Prof. António Veloso, LBMF coordinator and President of Sports and Health Department FMH-ULisboa and will take place at the Faculty of Human Kinetics facilities.



9th Congress of the European Pain Federation, EFIC. The LBMF team will be present with 1 oral communication entitled "AQUATIC EXERCISE EFFECT ON PAIN ITEMS OF THE KNEE INJURY AND OSTEOARTHRITIS OUTCOME SCORE (KOOS)".



Pereira T, Gärtner A, Amorim I, Almeida A, Caseiro AR, Armada-da-Silva PA, Amado S, Fregnan F, Varejão AS, Santos JD, Bartolo PJ, Geuna S, Luís AL, Mauricio AC. Promoting nerve regeneration in a neurotmesis rat model using poly(DL-lactide-ε-caprolactone) membranes and mesenchymal stem cells from the Wharton's jelly: in vitro and in vivo analysis. Biomed Res Int. 2014;2014:302659. doi: 10.1155/2014/302659. 


Monleón C, Pablos A, Carnide F, Martín M, Pablos C (2014). Effects of a rhythmic and choreographic program in obese and overweight participants. Nutr Hosp. 1;30(3):622-8. doi: 10.3305/nh.2014.30.3.7365 URL: 


Marques, A., Martins, J., Ramos, M., Yazigi, F., & Carreiro da Costa, F. (2014). Perception and reality - Portuguese adults' awareness of active lifestyle. Eur J Sport Sci, 14(5), 468-474. doi: 10.1080/17461391.2013.837512.


Marques, A., Martins, J., Diniz, J., Ramos, M., Yazigi, F., Onofre, M., & Carreiro da Costa, F. (2014). The correlates of meeting physical activity recommendations: a population-based cross-sectional study. Eur J Sport Sci, 14 Suppl 1, S462-470. doi: 10.1080/17461391.2012.713008. 


Machado, Maria; Tavares, Ciro; Carnide, Filomena; André, Helô Isa; Moniz-Pereira, Vera; Ramalho, Fátima; Veloso, António P. PORTUGUESE VALIDATION OF THE YPAS – A PHYSICAL ACTIVITY SURVEY FOR OLDER PEOPLE. The Gerontologist, v. 54, n. Suppl 2, p. 462-462, 2014 URL: