The FCT PhD program in Applied Health Sciences (PhDiHES) is a partnership with several companies:
- EUROTRIALS, Consultores Científicos, S.A.
- BnML, Behavioral and Molecular Lab, Lda
- ENLIGHTENMENT, Lda
- iCognitus4ALL - IT Solutions, Lda
- iSurgical3D, Lda
- TMG - Tecidos Plastificados e Outros Revestimentos Para a Indústria Automóvel, S.A.
- José de Mello Saúde, S.A.
- Stemmatters - Biotecnologia e Medicina Regenerativa, S.A.
- BIAL Portela & Cª, S.A.
PhDiHES is a part of the PhD in Health Sciences, although it has some particularities: all the curricular units need to take place in the first curricular year, students need to make a lab rotation in a business setting and the thesis project needs to be developed jointly with a company