Helena Loureiro is a ESRS Somnology Expert

Helena Loureiro, pediatrician at Hospital da Luz Lisboa and Hospital da Luz Clínica de Oeiras, obtained her certification as a Somnology Expert from the European Sleep Research Society (ESRS), after passing an examination in sleep medicine this year. Only professionals with extensive experience in research and sleep medicine can take this exam.

The European Sleep Research Society is a European platform that covers national societies from all European countries, including the Portuguese Sleep Association (APS). Currently, the ESRS is seeking to standardize European sleep study laboratories as well as sleep medicine training in Europe, and is preparing various initiatives to achieve this goal.