1) Major area:
Sport Science (AA)
Research topic: Sports Science applied to experimental and human models
Description: Physiological and molecular responses to exercise, behavior assessment, physical training applied to experimental and human models, biodynamic movement and pedagogy of sports training.
2) Major area:
Nutritional Science and Metabolism - AB
Research topic: Cell Signaling, Nutrients and Health
Description: Molecular mechanisms involved in metabolic disorders; control of food intake and energy expenditure; epigenetics; nutrigenomics; metabolic programming; inflammation, pain and tissue repair; description and application of bioactive compounds, supplements and nutrients in chronic diseases related to nutrition; translational nutrition; intestinal microbiota.