Nuno Sepúlveda


Number of publications: 72

Number of citations: 1334

h-index: 21

Top publications

Cited by 259 papers.

Cited by 112 papers.

Cited by 61 papers.

Cited by 43 papers.

Career

  • Jan 2020 - Current - Consultant in Biostatistics/Bioinformatics for Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin.

  • Nov 2014 - Dec 2019 - Assistant Professor of Biostatistics & Statistical Genetics, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine , UK.

  • Nov 2012 - Oct 2014 - Research Fellow of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine , UK.

  • Nov 2010 - Oct 2012 - Research Fellow of Statistical Genetics & Genetic Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine , UK.

  • Jan 2010 - Oct 2010 - Head of Quantitative Methods Department, Exigo Consultores, Lisbon, Portugal.

Education

  • PhD in Biomedical Sciences, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência & Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar of University of Oporto, Portugal

Thesis: How is the T-cell repertoire shaped?

Supervisors: Jorge Carneiro & Manuel Vilanova

  • MSc in Applied Mathematics (Statistics), Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal

Thesis: Statistical models for the joint action of two loci determining complex binary traits (in Portuguese)

Supervisors: Carlos Daniel Paulino & Carlos Penha-Gonçalves

  • BSc in Applied Mathematics & Computation, Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal

Thesis: Exact inferential methods for categorical data (in Portuguese)

Prizes & Awards

  • 2011 NEDAI | MSD Basic Research in Autoimmunity Award for the paper entitled "Differentiation of human thymic regulatory T cells at the double positive stage" (Nunes-Cabaço H, Caramalho I, Sepúlveda N, Sousa AE. Eur J Immunol 41: 3604--3614, 2011).

  • 2008 SPE (Sociedade Portuguesa de Estatística) prize with the paper entitled "Allelic penetrance approach: a new modelling approach to the analysis of complex binary traits".

  • Sepúlveda N, Paulino CD. Comparison of serologic techniques on the diagnosis of Schistosomiasis by exact methods (in Portuguese). Best poster of the VIII Annual Congress of the Portuguese Society for Statistics, Peniche, Portugal.