Cristina Santinho

Academic degree: Doctorate
Category: Full members
Institutional subunit: ISCTE-IUL
Research group: Governance, Policies and Livelihoods
Thematic line: Anthropology of Health
Research interests: Refugees | Human Rights | Health
Research contexts: Portugal
Contact: cristina.santinho@gmail.com
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Biographical note

Full researcher at CRIA, after concluding the postdoctoral project “Refugees: vulnerability, resilience and inclusion in a democratic society, in a context of socioeconomic crisis” with a grant from FCT. Holds a PhD from the Department of Anthropology, ISCTE/IUL, with the thesis “Refugees and asylum seekers in Portugal: political contours in the field of health”. She coordinates the project for the integration of refugees in the academic context (CRIA, ISCTE-IUL), and the course “Living in a Different Culture”. She is a consultant to several national and international projects, namely: International DAPHNE Program, a multisectoral education to prevent and combat female genital cutting/mutilation (CEI-ISCTE-IUL), and the research project “Forced Migrants – Education as a Road to Integration” (CEMRI-UA). She co-coordinates several research networks in collaboration with other research centres, such as RMIR – Refugiados, Migrações, Iniciativas e Reflexões (https://www.facebook.com/refugiadosrmir/?fref=ts) and “Encontros Mensais de Experiências Migratórias”. She also integrates RESMI – Network of Higher Education for Intercultural Mediation, being an active part of the health area — RESMI-Saúde (http://www.om.acm.gov.pt/-/-congresso-internacional-da-Resmi-contexts-and-challenges-of-intercultural-mediation). Coordinator and lecturer of the Summer Course “Forced Migration, Refugees and Human Rights” (ISCTE-IUL, 2013 and 2016) and teacher for “Immigration and Health” in the Master of Development Studies (ISCTE-IUL, 2014). She is supervising several master and doctoral thesis about migrations and refugees.

Publications
AuthorID_filtro_tablepressYearTypePublication
Cristina Santinhopub110*2012ArticleSANTINHO, Cristina, 2012, "A importância da competência cultural no atendimento de saúde a refugiados e requerentes de asilo", Fórum Sociológico, 22: 73-81, ISSN: 0872-8380.
Cristina Santinhopub110*2013ArticleSANTINHO, Cristina, 2013, "Afinal, que asilo é este que não nos protege?", Etnográfica, 17 (1): 5-29, ISSN 0873-6561, E-ISSN 2182-2891.link
Cristina Santinhopub110*2014Book chapterSANTINHO, Cristina, 2014, "O cavalo espantado: da cidade cinzenta, aos refugiados de ontem e de hoje", in Paula Godinho, António Mota Redol (orgs.), Alves Redol: O Olhar das Ciências Sociais, Lisboa, Colibri, pp. 119-128, ISBN: 978-989-689-440-5.
Cristina Santinhopub110*2016Book chapterSANTINHO, Cristina, 2016, "Dilemas e desafios do trabalho de campo em contextos institucionais", in Humberto Martins, Paulo Mendes (orgs.), Trabalho de Campo: Envolvimento e Experiências em Antropologia, Lisboa, Imprensa de Ciências Sociais, pp. 119-137, ISBN: 978-972-671-374-6.
Cristina Santinhopub110*2014Book chapterSANTINHO, Cristina; MASANET, Erika; PADILLA, Beatriz, 2014, "O acesso das mulheres imigrantes grávidas à saúde: para além das barreiras linguísticas", in Beatriz Padilla, Sonia Hernández Plaza, Elsa Rodrigues, Alejandra Ortiz (orgs.), Saúde e Cidadania: Equidade nos Cuidados de Saúde Materno-Infantil em Tempos de Crise, Braga, CICS-UM, pp. 72-85, E-ISBN: 978-989-96335-6-8.
Projects

IDResearcherPositionProjTitleProject typeStatus+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoResearcherproj11*Care as sustainability in crisis situationsNational projectConcluded+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoPrincipal Investigatorproj136*Migrations, integration and co-development in EuropeNetworkConcluded+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoResearcherproj14*T-SHaRE: Transcultural skills for health and careInternational projectConcluded+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoSupervisorproj181*Sao-tomense traditional medicine in Portugal: healing systems and therapeutic practicesDoctoral researchOngoing+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoSupervisorproj325*Europe as imaginary process. Undocumented in Lisbon: between the precariousness and the integrationDoctoral researchOngoing+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoSupervisorproj348*"Feeling of others": dynamics of informal solidarity in the integration of refugeesDoctoral researchOngoing+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoSupervisorproj352*Uma ilha na península: vinda, estadia e integração de refugiados da África lusófona pós-independência no Centro de Acolhimento para Refugiados de PenicheDoctoral researchOngoing+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoPrincipal investigatorproj353*Em defesa dos Direitos Humanos. Centro de acolhimento da UHSA para migrantes irregulares. Porto, PortugalCommissionedConcluded+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoResearcherproj360*Education for human rights: a daily practice?International projectOngoing+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoResearcherproj364*Governação, transformações políticas e negociação de quotidianos: Portugal 2008-2018 (LiVEPOLITICS)National projectOngoing+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoResearch scholarproj39*Refugees: vulnerability, resilience and inclusion in a democratic society, in the context of socio-economic crisisPost-doctoral researchOngoing+
pub110*Cristina SantinhoResearcherproj4*Public health policies and therapeutic practices: suffering and treatment strategies of migrants in the Greater Lisbon areaNational projectConcluded+