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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 welcomes Sebrae consultant to talk about entrepreneurship and scientific research
The lecture was promoted in partnership with Sebrae-RN, aiming to increasingly strengthening the ties between academia and the innovation market
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ISD promotes lecture on Neuroengineering at the Instituto Metrópole Digital of UFRN
The lecture is aimed at undergraduate students interested in the field of Neuroengineering. The event will be free and will have certificates of attendance
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ISD welcomes Simony César, CEO of NINA and featured by Forbes Under 30, for lecture on entrepreneurship
NINA is a startup that offers integrated technology to standardize, centralize and track reports of harassment and violence in urban mobility
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Representatives of the State Government meet the structure of the Technological Park (PAX) and ISD
The buildings were visited by representatives of the State Secretariat for Economic Development (SEDEC-RN) and State's Civil Defense
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ISD promotes lecture on Neuroengineering in partnership with the School of Science and Technology from UFRN; sign up now
The lecture is aimed at students and researchers interested in the field of Neuroengineering. The event will be free and will have certificates of attendance.
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Ministry of Education increases number of scholarships for ISD's Master's in Neuroengineering
The number of scholarships for the Master's Program in Neuroegineering grew from 5 to 7 due to the new rules issued by the Ministry of Education
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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 (Anita) 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. On August 6, 2021, the Ministry of Health published in the Official Gazette of the Union, the Ordinance Number 1.842, enabling Anita as a Specialized Center for Hearing, Physical, Intellectual and Visual Rehabilitation (CER IV), attending the population of Macaíba, Natal, Parnamirim, Extremoz and São Gonçalo do Amarante. Since 2018, Anita has offered the Multiprofessional Residency in Health Care for the Person with Disabilities, a pioneer program in Brazil.

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