The quality of the intellectual production of this Program has been recognized in several CAPES DE TESES AWARDS, category MEDICINE III. We consider these awards a positive indicator of external evaluation.

CAPES Thesis Awards

2018: Capes Thesis Award

Title: Evaluation of percutaneous tracheostomy guided by ultrasonography when compared to percutaneous tracheostomy guided by bronchoscopy
Student: André Luiz Nunes Gobatto
Advisor: Luiz Marcelo Sá Malbouisson
Date of defense: 8/12/2017

2017: Capes Thesis Award

Title: Comparative study between two mechanical ventilation strategies , protective and conventional, in cardiac surgery postoperative
Student: Alcino Costa Leme
Advisor: Filomena Regina Barbosa Gomes Galas
Date of defense: 6/23/2016

2016: Capes Thesis Award

Title: Randomized study to evaluate goal orientated therapy in high risk cardiac surgery
Student: Eduardo Atsushi Osawa
Advisor: Ludhmila Abrahão Hajjar
Date of defense: 11/11/2015

2015: Capes Thesis Award Honorable Mention

Title: Liberal strategy of red blood cell transfusion versus restrictive strategy in patients undergoing cancer surgery: randomized controlled trial
Student: Juliano Pinheiro de Almeida
Advisor: Ludhmila Abrahão Hajjar
Date of defense: 2/26/2014

2010: Capes Thesis Award

Title: Randomized trial of liberal and restrictive strategies of red blood cell transfusion in cardiac surgery
Student: Ludhmila Abrahão Hajjar
Advisor: José Otávio Costa Auler Junior
Date of defense: 6/24/2010

2009: Capes Thesis Award Honorable Mention

Title: Early treatment of septic shock with dexamethasone: comparative study with C-reactive protein and amyloidprotein serum Student: Domingos Dias Cicarelli Advisor: Fabio Ely Martins Benseñor Date of defense: 8/13/2008