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Andre Bedendo
Research Associate

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Biography

Andre Bedendo first joined the Department of Health Sciences as a Visiting Research Fellow in 2019 for a year, returning in 2021 to join the Public Health and Society group. He has experience in quantitative research methods (observational and experimental) and applied statistical analyses, particularly on health and behaviour studies.

Qualifications

  • BSc Psychology (Federal University of Juiz de Fora, Brazil)
  • MSc Psychobiology (Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil)
  • PhD Psychobiology (Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil)

Research

Overview

Andre's research interests include national health and behaviour data analysis, study of mechanisms of behaviour change, evaluation of strategies for improving health, and eHealth strategies.

Projects

Research group(s)

Supervision

  • Alcohol and drug use
  • Epidemiology
  • Digital interventions development and assessment
  • Quantitative data analysis

Publications

Selected publications

Andre Bedendo's publications

Teaching

Undergraduate

Involved in multiple teaching activities in Brazil since 2012

Postgraduate

Involved in multiple teaching activities in Brazil since 2012

Other teaching

Co-supervisor of post-graduate students at the Department of Psychobiology, UNIFESP (Brazil).

External activities

Memberships

  • International Network on Brief Interventions for Alcohol & Other Drugs (INEBRIA)

Editorial duties

  • Review Editor for Digital Mental Health

Invited talks and conferences

  • 2021- Alcohol and drug use among college students during the COVID-19 pandemic. I Congresso Brasileiro de Atenção à Saúde Mental nas Universidades (Brasil)

  • 2021- eHealth intervention during the COVID-19. VII Congreso Internacional de Psicologia del Tucuman (Argentina)

Contact details

Dr Andre Bedendo
Research Associate