Dr Elisabeth Meloni Vieira

Dr Elisabeth Meloni Vieira

Speaker

Elisabeth Meloni Vieira is a Medical Doctor and a Public Health Specialist. She has a Master in Preventive Medicine by the University of São Paulo and a Ph.D. on Applied Population Research by the University of Exeter, U.K. She works as Associate Professor in the Department of Social Medicine of the Medical School of Ribeirão Preto - University of São Paulo. She has been working with Reproductive and Sexual Health in the last 30 years, approaching Female Sterilization, Contraception, Family Planning and Gender. Dr Vieira has recently oriented the transcultural adaptation and validation of the Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) for Brazilian Portuguese. She is a leader of a Research Group of Brazilian National Council for Research (CNPq) named Health and Gender and member of the Working Group on Sexual Disorders and Sexual Health of World Health Organization.