About me

Hi, my name is Miriam Cabrita and I am a reseracher in Telemedicine and eHealth. My research focus on investigating motivational strategies to promote physical activity among the older population and those with chronic diseases.

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

Education

  • 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

  • BSc. Jul2011

    Bachelor in Biomedical Engineering

    Universidade Nova de Lisboa | Lisbon, Portugal