Diana Portela

Diana Portela

Data Scientist & MD in Portugal


Work Experience

2022 — Now
ICT Trainee at EMCDDA

Cybersecurity audit on NIST Framework

2020 — Now
Visiting Lecture at University of Porto

(i) Introduction to Medical Informatics to PhD Program in Health Data Science (2021-)
(ii) Health Services research to 1st year students of the Integrated Master’s Degree in Medicine (2020)
(iii) Population Health (Clinical Epidemiology, Predictive Medicine and Public Health Department) to 1st year students of the Integrated Master’s Degree in Medicine (2019)
(iv) Reviewer at International Journal of Data Science and Analytics

2019 — Now
Public Health Resident at Nprthern Reginal Administration

(i) Member of the management team of 2-CIACS project and working group of PPCIRA (worked on data governance for the implementation of an API technology through the healthcare information system for Prevention and Control of Infections and Antimicrobial Resistance - PPCIRA);
(ii) Support in the introduction of new digital technologies for team collaboration and integration of digital technologies in ongoing health care activities and Cancer Screening Programs;
(iii) Public Health Services response team – support in the implementation of workflow for data collection, archive, transformation, and analysis. Production of BI reports for the COVID-19 Pandemic; Contact tracing and COVID-19 management;
(iv) Actively worked in health promotion in local community;
(v) Collaboration in planning, research, monitoring and evaluation of the cancer screening programs at regional and local level;
(vi) Consultancy in the European Commission Project - Cooperation and training on innovation and entrepreneurship in the eHealth community (CONNECT)

2019 — 2021
Data analyst at Hope Care


2021 — Now
Post Graduation at Porto Business School
2019 — Now
PhD Health Data Science at Faculty of Medicine University of Porto
2022 — 2022
Executive course in Project Management at Católica Business School
2021 — 2021
Executive course in Python and Machine Learning at Católica Porto Business School
2010 — 2017
Master in Medicine at Oporto University - ICBAS