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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, 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 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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OUR

UNITS

Edmond and Lily Safra International Institute of Neurosciences

Since 2006, Edmond and Lily Safra International Institute of Neurosciences (IIN-ELS, as Portuguese abbreviation) has been developing teaching, research and extension activities in Macaíba, Brazil, in order to qualify professionals in neurosciences and neuroengineering research. For this, IIN-ELS created in 2013 the first Brazilian master's degree Program in Neuroengineering, in the field of Biomedical Engineering. The disciplines focus on two main thematic lines: Brain-Machine Interface and Neuromodulation.

Anita Garibaldi Center for Education and Research in Health

The Anita Garibaldi Center for Education and Research in Health (CEPS, as Portuguese abbreviation) is located in the city of Macaíba, Brazil, and is dedicated to the development and continuing education of health care professionals. The interprofessional work of the CEPS’ team combines high qualified technical-scientific skills and education with ethical and humanistic attitudes.

The Center also offers reference services through a multisciplinary attention to the maternal and child health as well as rehabilitation in Grande do Norte State.

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