Filipa Júlio

Filipa Júlio has a BSc in Clinical and Health Psychology (University of Minho) and is currently finishing her PhD in Neuropsychology at the University of Coimbra.

She has been part of research teams that conduct behavioural and imaging studies with Huntington’s disease and Parkinson’s disease patients at IBILI - Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Life Sciences (Faculty of Medicine/University of Coimbra), CIBIT - Coimbra Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Translational Research (University of Coimbra), and Coimbra University Hospital.

She is a regular member of the EHDN - European Huntington’s Disease Network and was co-investigator in the EHDN’s Registry study at Coimbra Center.

She is a board member of the European Huntington Association and Portuguese Huntington Association, and a Portuguese translator for the HDBuzz and HDYO - Huntington’s Disease Youth Organization sites.