Prof. Maria José Carvalho Carmona

Prof. Maria José Carvalho Carmona

CNPq Research Productivity Scholarship – Standard 2

Position: Permanent faculty. Coordinator and advisor of the Graduate Program in Anesthesiology, Surgical Sciences and Perioperative Medicine at FMUSP. Associate Professor of the Discipline of Anesthesiology and Director of the Anesthesia Division. Member of the University of São Paulo Innovation Center (INOVA-HC) and president of the Technological Innovation Center of the Central Institute (CITIC) at HCFMUSP. Assistance, teaching and research activities.

Specialties: Medicine: Anesthesiology and Intensive Care

Fields of interest: perioperative care to the elderly, postoperative cognitive dysfunction, organic effects of mechanical circulatory assistance methods with emphasis on pulmonary effects and changes in the kinetics of drugs caused by cardiopulmonary bypass

Healthcare unit: Central lnstitute

h-index: 24 (Google Scholar); 17 (Scopus)


JA Rocha Filho, RS Nani, E Chaib, AQ Farias, MJC Carmona, JOC Auler Jr. e LAC D'Albuquerque

The effects of terlipressine on liver bleeding induced by hepatic hemorrhagic injury: A new strategy for hemosthasis protection". Dr Eduardo Carone Filho Prize at International Digestive Tract Transplant Forum, from 9 to 11 December, 2010.
Activity as advisor and as scientific papers editor or reviewer
  • Associate Professor (MS5) at the Medical School of Universidade de São Paulo
  • Director of Anesthetics Department of the Central Institute, Clinics Hospital, Medical School of Universidade de São Paulo
  • Member of the Working Group of Analgesia/Anesthesia of the Sub-Commission for Drug and Medicinal Product Assessment of HCFMUSP Clinical Director Board
  • Surrogate member of the São Paulo University Medical School Post-Graduation Department
  • Member of the Independent Ethics Committee of São Paulo University Medical School
  • Co-responsible for the HCFMUSP Anesthetics Medical Residency Program
  • Chief editor at Revista Brasileira de Anestesiologia
  • Ad-hoc consultant of Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia
  • Ad-hoc consultant of Case Reports in Anesthesiology
  • Ad-hoc consultant of Clinics journal (São Paulo)
  • Ad-hoc consultant of São Paulo Medical Journal
  • FAPESP ad hoc consultant
International activity
  • 39th Annual Meeting & Workshops of Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA), Orlando, USA, April 22-26, 2017
  • Anesthesiology 2016 – ASA Anual Meeting, Chicago, USA, October 22-26, 2016
  • She completed her postdoctoral internship related to the line of research "Impact of surgical anesthetic trauma on the brain and neurological and cognitive perioperative outcome" at the Neuromodulation Center at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School in Boston, USA
  • XXIII Bolivian Congress of Anesthesiology Resuscitation and Pain, Sucre, Bolivia, August 21-23, 2014
  • Euroanaesthesia 2013, The European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA), in Barcelona, Spain, June 1-4, 2013, as depicted in Bibliographic Production, Works in Annals
  • In order to oversee the restructuring of the Liver Transplant ICU at the Hospital das Clínicas, School of Medicine, Universidade de São Paulo, during the abovementioned Meeting period, she visited the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, a teaching hospital linked to the University of Barcelona, Spain, having been hosted by Prof. Antonio Más of the ICU specialized in Liver Transplantation
  • 35th Annual Meeting & Workshops, Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA), in Miami Beach (FL), USA, April 6-10, 2013, having presented a paper, as stated in Bibliographic Production, Works in Annals.
  • During the same period of time, she visited the Liver Transplant Service at the Jackson Memorial Hospital, a teaching hospital linked to the University of Miami.