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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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[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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Wheels of Life: a discussion group for people with spinal cord injury
Professionals from CEPS's Adult Spinal Cord Injury Clinic (CLEMEA) bring together people assisted by the Service to discuss topics that can contribute to a better quality of life and autonomy.
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IIN-ELS Master's Degree in Neuroengineering receives registrations until January 14, 2018
IIN-ELS Master Program is associated to the Biomedical Engineering field and designed for graduates of the areas of Health, Biology and Engineering.
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UNITS

Edmond and Lily Safra International Institute of Neurosciences

Since 2006, the International Institute of Neurosciences Edmond and Lily Safra (IIN-ELS) has been conducting teaching, research and extension activities in Macaíba (RN) in order to train professionals in neuroscience and neuroengineering research. In 2013, IIN-ELS created the first Master's Degree in Neuroengineering in Brazil, recommended by the Coordination of Improvement of Higher Education Personnel (CAPES), aimed at professionals in the areas 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 Center for Education and Research in Health Anita Garibaldi (CEPS) is located in Macaíba (RN) and is dedicated to the training and continuing education of the health professions, acting as reference service in maternal and child health and the disabled person. Since 2016, the Ministry of Health has authorized CEPS as a Specialized Center for Hearing, Physical and Intellectual Rehabilitation (CER-III) and since 2018 CEPS has offered the Multiprofessional Residency in the Health Care of Persons with Disabilities.

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