Mafalda Serafim, an INESC ID Master student in the Human Language Technology laboratory (HLT) and at Instituto Superior Técnico Computer Science and Engineering Department (DEI), won the “Prémio ULisboa redeSAÚDE 2023” in the category of Health Systems / Entrepreneurship / Digital Transition.

The winning project, Mafalda’s master’s thesis “Acquisition of bio-markers from speech for the identification of Bipolar Disorder in European Portuguese,” was developed under the supervision of Professor Sofia Pinto and Professor Alberto Abad, both INESC ID researchers and Técnico faculty members (DEI Department), in collaboration with Professor Joaquim Gago (Unidade de Saúde Mental de Oeiras and Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental – CHLO), and the support of the psychiatrist Daniel Sousa.

The Prémio ULisboa redeSAÚDE distinguishes the best Master’s and Ph.D .works carried out by Universidade de Lisboa students in health related topics.

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