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Our Clinical Team

CGC Genetics has available a Clinical Genetics Clinic.
Medical appointments are conducted by specialists of CGC Genetics Clinical Department.

  • Purificação Tavares, MD, PhD

      CEO of CGC Genetics

      MD, PhD, Founder and CEO of CGC Genetics since 1992.

      Specialist in Clinical Genetics of the Portuguese Medical Association and Professor of Medical Genetics.

      Member of the Board of the College of Medical Genetics of the Portuguese Medical Association.

      Experience in the application of Medical Genetics to improve accurate diagnostics, early detection and prevention in Prenatal Diagnosis, Cancer, Rare Diseases and Chronic Diseases in Adults.

      Has been proactive in turning Medical Genetics into a fundamental tool to all medical specialties.

      Awarded in the field of Quality, Innovation and Enterprise, including the Merit Gold Medal of the City of Porto (2009), Ernst & Young Emerging Entrepreneur (2010), City of Newark New Jersey Entrepreneurship (2011), the Best Leader Award (2013), and honored in 2012 with the Degree of Grand Officer of the Industrial Merit Order, by the President of the Portuguese Republic.

  • Jorge Pinto Basto, MD
    • Clinical Director of CGC Genetics

      Specialist in Clinical Genetics.

      Chairman of the Board of the College of Medical Genetics of the Portuguese Medical Association.

      Molecular Genetics and Clinical Genomics Laboratories Director of CGC Genetics.

      Clinics: Medical Genetics, Dysmorphology, Neurogenetics and Genetic Counselling.

      He has experience in the management of clinical molecular genetics laboratories and specializes in the clinical integration of genomic data (NGS).

      Main fields of interest: NGS, genetics of rare diseases, dysmorphology, neurogenetics and variants evaluation.

  • Joaquim Sá, MD
    • Clinical Genetics Specialist

  • Teresa Lourenço, MD
    • Clinical Genetics and Internal Medicine Specialist

  • Filomena Nogueira, MD
    • Clinical Genetics and Obstetrics/Gynecology Specialist

  • Jorge Sales Marques, MD
    • Clinical Genetics and Pediatrics Specialist

  • Rosete Nogueira, MD
    • Director of Pathology Laboratory

      Specialist in Pathology with more than 18 years of experience.

      Specialist in Embryofetuspathology, being a reference in Portugal.

      Invited Assistant Professor of ECS/ICVS at University of Minho, Braga, Portugal.

  • Aida Palmeiro, MD
    • Clinical Pathology Specialist