Juliana Porto

Graduated in Medicine from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil (PUCRS- 2004). Residency in Pediatrics at the Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre (2007). Extension Course in Neurology and Pediatric Neurology at PUCRS (2009). Master in Neuroscience PUCRS (2010). Member of the Neurology Service PUCRS adult / child (2009-2010). Neuroeducation Program Coordinator of the International Institute of Neuroscience of Natal Edmond and Lily Safra (ELS-IINN). Visiting Scholar at the Mind, Brain, and Education Program of Harvard Graduate School of Education (2012-2013). Doctoral student at the Medicine and Health Sciences- NeurosciencesProgram at PUCRS (actual), currently as a Research fellow at the Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience at Boston Children’s Hospital. Juliana has been working with Pre-Texts since 2012, because of her interest in promoting early literacy and social-emotional development in early childhood.