About me

Hi, I am Miriam Cabrita and I am a researcher in eHealth and Telemedicine. In my daily work I contribute to the design, development and evaluation of eHealth solutions for those with chronic diseases and age related impairments.

Research Interests

  • eHealth & mHealth
  • Technology in the support of healthy lifestyles
  • Active and Healthy Ageing
  • Persuasive technology
  • Wearable technology
  • Virtual reality applications in healthcare

Work Experience


  • PhD Nov2017

    Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Engineering

    University of Twente, Enschede, the Netherlands

  • MSc. Oct2013

    Master in Biomedical Engineering

    Universidade Nova de Lisboa | Lisbon, Portugal

  • 2011-2012

    ERASMUS programme

    University of Twente | Enschede, the Netherlands

    Other Roles


    • 2018

      Good Clinical Practice certification


    • 2016

      Staatsexamen Nederlands als Tweede Taal - Programma II

      Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs (DUO)