• About
  • Qualifications

Beatriz is a geriatrician pursuing research in the relationships of frailty and the built environment in elderly people from Adelaide, Australia and Nagoya, Japan.


PhD commenced: 2016


Supervisors: Professor Renuka Visvanathan and Dr Helen Ruth Barrie (Acting Director, Australian Population and Migration Research Centre, University of Adelaide).


Thesis title: Physical Activity and Frailty: Exploring Cross- cultural and Neighbourhood Influences


Scholarship: The University of Adelaide Beacon of Enlightenment – Nagoya University Joint Postgraduate Research Scholarship


Bachelor of Medicine – University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Residency in Internal Medicine – University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Residency in Geriatrics Medicine – University of Sao Paulo, Brazil