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Profile of registrant

Faculty of Medicine/University of Coimbra

Identification number in the register: 13410969767-03
Registration date: 04/10/12 12:27:15

The information on this organisation was last modified on 08/09/14 17:05:20
The date of the last annual update was 08/09/14 17:05:20

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Faculty of Medicine/University of Coimbra
Acronym: Ageing@Coimbra
Legal status: Public University
Website address:


Section: IV - Think tanks, research and academic institutions
and more precisely: Think tanks and research institutions

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Joaquim Murta
Position: Director; Full Professor

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  João Malva
Position: Science Director; Principal Investigator

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 1 Rua Larga 
Coimbra 3004-504
Telephone number: (+00351) 239112254
Fax number: (+00351) 239857745
Other contact information: Key contact scientific/operational element:

*Scientific/Academic projects under the scope of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Coimbra
*Integrated and translational projects under the regional scope of Ageing "Ageing@Coimbra" (recognised as one of the thirty-two European Reference Region on Active and Healthy Ageing, under the scope of EIP-AHA)

João O. Malva, PhD
Principal Investigator


Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: 1-The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Coimbra (FMUC) considers teaching, scientific research and technological innovation main pillars of its activity.
2-The FMUC primarily aims at training graduate and postgraduate education in health and biomedical sciences, including through undergraduate, master's and doctoral postdoctoral programs, courses, non-degree academic and other activities of specialization and learning.
3- The FMUC encourages and emphasizes scientific research and development technology in the fields of medicine, dentistry, other areas of biomedicine and health sciences areas.
4- The FMUC fosters the creation, transmission and dissemination of science and culture to the medical community in general and to their students in particular.
5- The FMUC promotes providing differentiated services to the community in health and related fields.
6- The FMUC promotes inter-agency cooperation as a precondition for progress
and excellence, particularly through consortia and other agreements with the aim of completing academic courses and other activities relevant to the health sector.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 200
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

As a partner of the EIP-AHA, Doutor João Malva and other members from the Ageing@Coimbra consortium have been actively participating in meetings at Brussels to discuss and share knowledge/information.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Education
  • Public Health
  • Research and Technology
  • Trans-European Networks


Total number of members that are natural persons: 460
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Total budget: 15,480,506
of which public financing: 11,522,165
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants: 1,891,731
- from national sources: 9,057,773
- from local/regional sources: 572,661
from other sources: 3,958,341
- donations: 86,627
- contributions from members:
propinas : 2,774,502
vendas e prestações de serviços : 611,340
outros proveitos : 485,872
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:


Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.