NOVA Medical School's Corpse Donation Office allows anyone of legal age to donate their body to science.
In accordance with Decree-Law 274/99, of July 22nd, the bodies donated here have the sole purpose of research and undergraduate and postgraduate teaching at the Faculty.
Some points you should know about donating corpses:
The importance of donating your body to science:
Anatomical dissection occupies a very special place in the training of a medical student and, due to the uniqueness of the procedures used and the objectives it sets out to achieve, it deserves a prominent place. (Sociedade Anatómica Portuguesa | Associação Anatómica Portuguesa)
How to donateTo donate you need to:
Contacts for donations:
Cadaver Donation Office
Coordinator: Professor Diogo Pais
Secretariat: Jessica Rodrigues E-mail: email@example.com Tel. +351 218 803 039/40
Opening hours: Monday to Friday: 9.30am-12.30pm and 2pm-4pm
Professor Diogo Pais, coordinator of the Office, recalls that:
"The Anatomical Theater is the place where death rejoices in assisting life"
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