Teresa Cotrim

teresa cotrim

Position: Teacher & Research Partner | Faculdade de Motricidade Humana of Universidade de Lisboa

Description: PhD in Ergonomics with a thesis about Age and Work Ability among hospital nurses (2008). Research center: CIAUD. Member of the «Healthcare Ergonomics Technical Committee», IEA, since 1999. Research fields: Ageing and Workability: Study of ageing at work in hospital, public administration and industrial context highlighting differential ageing and workers’ exposure to physical and psychosocial factors affecting their work ability. Hospital Ergonomics: Study of risk factors in patient handling.