Dr. Melo is graduated in Biological Sciences from the University of Campinas (1990), Master and PhD in Biological Sciences from the University of Campinas in 1994 and 1998, respectively. During her PhD, she was a fellow at the Wills Eye Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA. From 2001 to 2007 she was professor at the Faculty of Medical Sciences, Santa Casa de São Paulo and is currently a researcher at the Center of Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering (CBMEG - UNICAMP). Dr. Melo has research experience in the area of Human and Medical Genetics, specially on the following themes: genetics in hematology and ophthalmology.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)