Laura Santos

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Laura Joana Espinosa Fortes Ferreira Dos Santos

PhD Student



Laura Santos obtained her master degree in Biomedical Engineering in 2018, integrated double degree program between Instituto Superior Técnico in Portugal and Politecnico di Milano in Italy. During the bachelor, she has done a research internship in the field of transcranial direct current stimulation in University of Lisbon. Recently she has been working in Robotics for the motor rehabilitation of children with autism. For this work, she is supervised by Professor José Santos Victor from the VISLAB group in Portugal and Professor Alessandra Pedrocchi from the NEARLAB group in Italy. During this work she is collaborating with two medical units, Fondazione Don Gnocchi in Italy and Associação Portuguesa de Autismo in Portugal.