Joana Carvalho named “Portuguese woman scientist of the year” and received a personal EU Marie Curie Fellowship!

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Joana Carvalho, former ESR of NextGenVis, was awarded the UNESCO-L’Oreal price for “Portuguese woman scientist of the year”.

The good news does not stop there for Joana. She also got a personal EU Marie Curie Fellowship for her research proposal “Plastimap” to study the plasticity of the visual system.