Ricardo Dinis-Oliveira

RICARDO JORGE DINIS-OLIVEIRA, PharmaD, PhD, European PhD, DSc, is a Toxicologist and Forensic Sciences Expert. He has been supervising several Integrated Master’s dissertations, Master’s dissertations, and PhD theses. He is a member of the Editorial Board and Ambassador of several International Scientific Journals. He is the author of more than 200 articles published (representing more than 4700 citations) in international indexed journals, with peer review, and author of about 36 book chapters, 4 books and 4 national and 3 international patents. He is the author of Guidelines in Forensic Sciences for Clinical and Forensic Toxicological samples collection, with an international scope and has received recognition for his Pedagogical Excellence in Higher Education that resulted in international scientific publications. He coordinated the Self-Assessment Commissions for various accreditation processes of “new” or “in operation” Cycle of Studies by the Higher Education Accreditation Agency (A3ES) and has been an A3ES expert since 2019. He is Full Professor at the University Institute of Health Sciences and of the Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto. He is Director of the Research Unit TOXRUN – Toxicology Research Unit of IUCS and integrated researcher of UCIBIO-REQUIMTE - Applied Molecular Biosciences Unit/ Associated Laboratory for Green Chemistry, Clean Technologies, and Processes. In 2021 and 2022 he integrated the World’s Top 2% Scientist’s list, which ranks the most highly cited scientists. He is the founder and current President of the Portuguese Association of Forensic Sciences (APCF) and was Vice-president of the Portuguese Society for the Study of Abuse and Neglect (SPECAN). He is the Director of Medical Writing at MTG Research and Development Lab and he is the Scientific Consultant of Albert Labs Advisory Board. According to SCOPUS, his current h index is 36. 


Research Unit Coordinator; Member of Coordinating Committee; Translational Toxicology Lab Director