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Dr

Douglas Pires

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer In Digital Health
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
biochemistry & molecular biology
protein stability
software
proteins
mutations
mutation, missense
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Dr

Douglas Pires

 
Division
Engineering
 
Primary Interest
Medical Informatics
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Dr

Douglas Pires

 

Douglas Pires is a Senior Lecturer in Digital Health in the School of Computing and Information Systems at the University of Melbourne. Previously, he was a group leader and researcher in public health at Oswaldo Cruz Foundation/Brazil.

He was also a postdoctoral researcher fellow at the University of Cambridge and University of Melbourne. He received a PhD in Bioinformatics from the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais/Brazil and a BSc in Computer Science, both with highest honours, by the same university. His research interests include: Computational Biology, Translational Bioinformtaics and Machine Learning.

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2018

Australia Awards - Endeavour Research Fellowship

Australian Government, Department of Education and Training

2017

Dr. Álvaro Romanha Award - Paper of the year award

Brazilian Ministry of health, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation

2016

Dr. Antoniana Ursine Krettli Award - Paper of the year award (3rd place)

Brazilian Ministry of health, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation

2015

Dr. Naftale Katz Award - Paper of the year award

Brazilian Ministry of health, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation

2013

Best PhD thesis award

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais - Brazil

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Lecturer/Senior Lecturer In Digital Health

Computing And Information Systems

Education


Doctor of Science in Bioinformatics

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Bachelor in Computer Science

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais