Coordinators

Alex Rafacho – Associate Professor – PQ2 CNPq. 

Group leader: Regulation of glucose homeostasis in insulin-resistant and glucose-intolerant states

Phone: +55 48 37212290, e-mail: alex.rafacho@ufsc.br

Complete curriculum (in portuguese), click here.

Short curriculum (in english), click here.

Everson Araújo Nunes – Associate Professor – PQ2 CNPq. 

Group leader: Metabolic changes caused by adiposity excess

Phone: +55 48 37212289, e-mail: everson.nunes@ufsc.br

Curriculum at http://lattes.cnpq.br/1430043774848267

2002: B.Sc. in Biological Sciences – Physiology. Universidade Federal do Paraná – UFPR, Brazil

2003: Specialization in Exercise Physiology.  Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas – FMU, Brazil

2005: M.Sc. in Cellular and Molecular Biology – Physiology . Universidade Federal do Paraná – UFPR, Brazil

2007: B.Sc. in Nutrition. Universidade Federal do Paraná – UFPR, Brazil

2009: Research Fellow in Immunonutrition. School of Medicine. University of Southampton. Southampton, United Kingdom.

2009: Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Biology – Physiology, Universidade Federal do Paraná – UFPR, Brazil

2010: Post-doctoral – Physiology.  Universidade Federal do Paraná – UFPR, Brazil

2014: Albert Renold Fellowship (from European Foundation for the Study of Diabetes). School of Medicine. University of Southampton. Southampton, United Kingdom.

2015: Sabbatical – Visiting Associate Professor. Exercise Metabolism Research Group. Kinesiology Department. McMaster University. Hamilton-ON, Canada.