Silva, Raquel

Head of Health Literacy in VOH.CoLAB – Collaborative Laboratory Value for Health ( – a laboratory publicly funded by the Portuguese Government whose mission is to help people and organizations to measure the value in health. In parallel, she is an Integrated Researcher at CLUNL (NOVA Linguistics Centre). She has a PhD in Linguistics, specialization in Lexicology, Lexicography and Terminology. She participated in the project “BDTT-AR Creation of the Terminological and Textual Database of the Portuguese Parliament” (2005/2007 and 2009/2012), and in the project “Terminology for the development of Public Administration in Angola – TERMAP-AO” (2014/2019). She was a guest teacher in the Master in Terminology and Management of Information for Special Purposes at NOVA FCSH (2008/2017). She was a Post-doctoral Grant Holder at NOVA CLUNL (2017/2019). She also provides language consulting, translation, proofreading and terminology management services.

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