Ana Luisa Guimarães Dias Lourençosofias
Obtained her Master in Animal production in 1999, her Veterinary degree in 2003 and a PhD in Animal nutrition in 2008 by the University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD).
Completed an alternative residency program in small animal clinical nutrition in UTAD/Ghent and Utrecht Universities in 2015 and is a EBVS ®European Specialist in Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition since 2016.
Is Assistant Professor at the Animal Science Department of UTAD since 2008 and provides clinical nutrition service at UTAD Veterinary Hospital since 2014.
Authored or co-authored 9 research papers; 1 book chapter; 47 paper or abstracts in international meetings and 15 talks as invited speaker.
Is a referee in impact journals including Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition Science; Animal.
Supervised 12 MSc students.
In 2017 founded a spin-off company of UTAD that provides expert nutrition services for pets (Nut4Pet, Lda).