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The Extension Program of the Faculty of Medicine is one of the Continuing Education branches of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Today, the Extension Program includes:


- Activities of assistance, advisement and consultancy, courses (including online courses), special projects, cultural activities, History and Memory, education and research in Extension.


- Public events are also frequently held as part of the Extension's service to the local community.


- The Faculty of Medicine through its Extension Programs promotes the interaction between the academic community and the society in order to disseminate the scientific and technological productions according to the necessity and experiences of the population.



Photo Name Designation Lattes Contact Info

Garcia, Angela Albuquerque

Extension Coordinator


+55 21 3938-6610


Faculty of Medicine of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Av. Carlos Chagas Filho, 373, Edifício do Centro de Ciências da Saúde
(Center of Health Sciences Building), Bloco K, 2nd. Floor, Room 49
Cidade Universitária - Ilha do Fundão - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil - Zip Code: 21.941-902
Phone: +55 21 3938-6708 and +55 21 2280-7793
E-mail: gabinete@medicina.ufrj.br