Hospital de Santiago nurse receives award for best student

Diogo Brites, head nurse at the Hospital de Santiago Admission Department, has won the award for Best Student on the 7th MA course in Health Management at the Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

On this course with a duration of three academic semesters - two for syllabus requirements and the third for the project work - Diogo Brites opted for specialization in Health Organization Management. He ended the course with his presentation and viva voce on his dissertation entitled 'Medication errors in an admission department: prevalence study' which was classified with a score of 19 out of a possible 20. The overall final classification for his MA was 18 and led to him winning the best student award.