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Paulo Sancho

Paula Quintas


Vasco Coelho


Joana Santana Godinho

Paulo Sancho


Born in Lisbon in 1956 and graduated in Law from the Faculty of Law, University of Coimbra, in 1980.

Member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 1982.

Member of:
Centre for Biomedical Law, Faculty of Law, University of Coimbra;
Standing Committee of European Doctors (CPME) Lawyer’s Group.

Main areas:
Medical Law (general):
- Medical Liability (Civil, Criminal and Disciplinary)
Civil Law:
- Contracts;
- Property;
- Family and Inheritance.
Criminal Law

Academic qualifications:
1st Post-Graduate “Medical Law”, Biomedical Law Centre, University of Coimbra (CDBUC) (96/97);
Postgraduate Studies in “Law and Bioethics”, Faculty of Law, University of Lisbon (2001/2002);
Course on “Bioethics” - Portuguese Bar Association (2004);
2nd Short Course Graduate Informed Consent (2006);
1st Postgraduate Short Course in “Health Records and Doctors Professional Secret”(January and February 2008);
4th Summer Course on “Law of Bioethics and Medicine"- University of Lisbon - School Law (July 2008)

- “Health Law – annotated”, 2001, unpublished;
- “Ethical and Legal Aspects of HIV/AIDS infection”.
- Various publications in Portuguese medical journals.

Portuguese and English.