Teresa Mascarenhas


DEGREES AND QUALIFICATIONS: Medical Doctor (Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto, Portugal) – 1981 | PhD in Medicine (Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto Portugal): Childbirth and pelvic floor damage-urinary implications - 2007 HOSPITAL CAREER: Specialist in Gynecology and Obstetrics, 1992 |Specialist Registration at the Portuguese College of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 1993 | Head of Urogynecology Unit at S. João Hospital Porto, Portugal, since 1997 | Consultant Gynecologist and Obstetrics S.João Hospital Porto, Portugal – 1999 | “Chefe de Serviço” (Head of Service – Hospital Career Speciality highest position) of Gynecology and Obstetrics of S.João Hospital Porto, Portugal, since 2006 | ACADEMIC CAREER : Voluntary Lecturer of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal 1999 - 2004 | Assistant Lecturer of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal 2004 - 2007 | Associate Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal, since 2007 | CURRENT POSITION : Head of Urogynecology Unit at S. João Hospital Porto, Portugal | “Chefe de Serviço” (Head of Service) of Gynecology/Obstetrics of S. João Hospital Porto, Portugal | Associate Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal | OTHER FUNCTIONS : Founding Member and Member of the Board of Portuguese Association of Neuro-Urology and Urogynecology – APNUG, since 1998 | Founder and President of Portuguese Society Urogynecology – PSUG (IUGA Affiliated Society), 2001-2009 | Member of Research and Development Committee of International Urogynecology Association - IUGA, since 2001 | Member of the Board of the European Urogynecological Association – EUGA, 2004 - 2011 | Member of Scientific Committee of International Urogynecology Association - IUGA, 20092011 | President of 2011 International Urogynecology Association - IUGA Annual Meeting International Board of International Urogynecology Association - IUGA Europe, since 2011 | MEMBER OF EDITORIAL BOARDS : International Urogynecology Journal | International Journal for Computational Vision and Biomechanics | Acta Obstetrícia e Ginecologia Portuguesa