Sandra Maria Miranda Xavier Da Silva

Polytechnic Institute of Beja

Dr. Xavier received her Ph.D. in Nursing from the University of Lisbon, Portugal. 22+ years professional experience in nursing 12+ years of teaching in a university 4+ years of professional practice as the Head of Nursing 7+ years as a researcher in the Unit of Investigation and Development in Nursing (UI & DE), Higher School of Nursing of Lisbon, Portugal Dr. Xavier is the author of several books’ chapter and scientific articles in indexed journals. She serves as a reviewer of scientific and technical articles in indexed journals. She is also a recognized speaker at various national and international meetings. She is a member of juries for the attribution of academic degrees. She is a member of several Scientific Commissions of various meetings.