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Motivation


bullet pointSkin cancer corresponds annually to about one-third of all cancers detected in Portugal and the number of cases has been increasing two to three percent per year

bullet pointPrevention and early detection play a key role to invert actual numbers

Scientific Contribution


bullet pointIntegration of a mobile application to acquire macroscopic skin lesion images with RSE-SIGA

– Developed according order no. 005/2014 of Health Director-General for teledermatological screening

– Automatically controls the quality of acquired images

bullet pointDevelopment of AI-powered Risk Prioritization and Decision Support platform

– Merging dermatological imaging analysis and clinical structured information

– Usage of machine learning and computer vision approaches

Final Goal


bullet pointContribute to processes optimization between Primary Care Units and Dermatology Services of the National Health Service