Ana Paula Fonseca

Ana Paula Fonseca, PhD in Health Sciences at the University of Coimbra, professor in the Pharmacy Department of Coimbra Health School-Coimbra Polytechnic Institute, Coordinator of the Applied Pharmacy Research Group and Coordinator of the Master’s Degree in Pharmacy | Specialization in Applied Pharmacotherapy from ESTESC, Researcher at the Molecular Physics-Physics R&D Unit and LabinSaúde- IIA- Coimbra Polytechnic Institute.
Author of several scientific articles in indexed international journals, several participations in national and international congresses in the area (oral and poster communications), several publications in scientific proceedings, member of the editorial committee of the book / collection Strategies for Teaching and Success Academic-Good practices in Higher Education, coordinator and reviewer of volume 2 “Innovation in Higher Education of the book / collection Strategies for Teaching and Academic Successes-Good practices in Higher Education, organizer of various scientific events, reviewer of several indexed international journals. It also supervisor of 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycle students.

Departamento de Farmácia
Escola Superior de Tecnologia da Saúde de Coimbra
Rua 5 de Outubro S. Martinho do Bispo
Apartado 7006
3040-854 Coimbra
+351 239 802 430
Research Gate


A Novel Approach in Glioblastoma Multiforme Drug Discovery: Perturbation Studies in Vitro
L.C. Oliveira, M.P.M. Marques, A.J. Caseiro, S. R. Raposelli, A.L.M. Batista de Carvalho, A.P. Fonseca
Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science 9(4), 58–65 (2019)

Treated Wastewater Effluent as a Source of Pyrethroids and Fipronil at Todos Santos Bay, Mexico: Its Impact on Sediments and Organisms
F.A. Hernández-Guzmán, J.V. Macías-Zamora, N. Ramírez-Álvarez, A. Alvarez-Aguilar, C. Quezada-Hernández, A.P. Fonseca
Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 36(11), 3057-3064 (2017)

Parabens Paradoxes in Cosmetic Formulations: A Review
A. Francisco, A.P. Fonseca
International Journal of Medical Research and Pharmaceutical Sciences 3(8), 1-11 (2016)

RDesenvolvimento e Validação do Folheto Informativo “Guia de Uso Prático – Como Testar a sua Glicémia”
M.T. Costa, L.M. Santiago, A.P. Fonseca
Revista Portuguesa de Diabetes 11(4), 141-153 (2016)

Types of Acne and Associated Therapy: A Review
A.S. Batista, A.P. Fonseca
American Research Journal of Pharmacy 2016, 1-9 (2016)

Use of Antidepressants to Treat Postpartum Depression, During Breast Feeding
A.P. Fonseca, V. Leala
Journal of Depression and Anxiety 3(2), 1000148 (2014)

Determination of Estrogens in Raw and Treated Wastewater by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography-Ultraviolet Detection
A.P. Fonseca, M. Cardoso, V. Esteves
Journal of Environmental & Analytical Toxicology 4(1), 1000203 (2013)

Using Radioimmunoassay to Investigate the Uptake by Amphibians of Estrogens Present in WWTP ́S Effluent
A.P. Fonseca, J.M. Oliveira, V. Esteves, M. Cardoso
Journal of pollution Effects and Control 1(1), 1000106 (2013)