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WELCOME TO THE

SANTOS DUMONT

INSTITUTE

Education, research, and extension to a fairer and more humane social reality

The Santos Dumont Institute (ISD, as Portuguese abbreviation) is a private and non-profit organization that operates units in the Brazilian Northeast region in the fields of education, maternal and child health, rehabilitation, neurosciences, and neuroengineering. Its mission is to promote education for life, forming citizens through integrated teaching, research and extension actions and to contribute to a fairer and more humanized shift in the Brazilian social reality. ISD develops its activities with resources from the Brazilian Ministry of Education.

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ISD's 2019 Magazine brings data from 2014 to 2018
Publication is one of the instruments to give visibility and transparency to the work developed by the Santos Dumont Institute (ISD) in Macaíba, Brazilian Northeast.
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Researchers are invited to apply for job positions in neurosciences
The Edmond and Lily Safra International Institute of Neurosciences (ELS-IIN) is recruiting neuroscience and neuroengineering researchers to work in Macaíba, Brazil.
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[Video] Parkinson Clinic offered by the Anita Garibaldi Center
The Anita Garibaldi Center for Education and Research in Health offers in Macaíba, Brazil, healthcare to patients with Parkinson Disease and their families.
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Barriguda Project wins the international audience during event in Ireland
The project was awarded in an international competition and received a certification as best poster during The Network: Towards Unity for Health Conference.
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ISD launches the Campus of the Brain, in Macaíba, Brazil
Facilities of the Edmond and Lily Safra International Institute of Neurosciences and the Administrative Headquarters were transferred to the Campus.
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IIN-ELS presents scientific research at the world's largest neuroscience meeting
Students from the Master's program in Neuroengineering and the research coordinator of the IIN-ELS presented posters at Neuroscience, event held on November 11-15, 2017, in the USA.
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OUR

UNITS

Edmond and Lily Safra International Institute of Neurosciences

Since 2006, the Edmond and Lily Safra International Institute of Neurosciences (IIN-ELS) has been conducting teaching, research and extension activities in Macaíba, Brazil, in order to train professionals in neuroscience and neuroengineering research. In 2013, IIN-ELS created the first Master's Degree in Neuroengineering recognized in Brazil, recommended by the Coordination of Improvement of Higher Education Personnel (CAPES), and designed for professionals in the fields of Health, Biology and Engineering. The Santos Dumont Institute is an institutional member of the Brazilian Society of Biomedical Engineering (SBEB).

Anita Garibaldi Center for Education and Research in Health

The Anita Garibaldi Center for Education and Research in Health (CEPS) is located in Macaíba, Brazil, and is dedicated to the training and continuing education of the health professions, acting as reference service in maternal and child health as well as in rehabilitation. Since 2016, the Brazilian Ministry of Health has authorized it as a Specialized Center for Hearing, Physical and Intellectual Rehabilitation (CER-III) and since 2018 CEPS offers the Multiprofessional Residency in the Health Care of Persons with Disabilities.

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