Carla Helena Augustin Schwanke

Schools: School of Medicine
Graduate Programs: Biomedical Gerontology Graduate Program


Gradute in Medicine [Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS-1994)], specilist in Geriatrics/geriatrician (São Lucas Hospital/PUCRS-1997), mater in Clinical Medicine-Geriatrics (PUCRS-2000), PhD in Biomedical Gerontology (PUCRS-2003). Associate professor (School of Medicine, PUCRS), coordinator (Graduate Program in Biomedical Gerontology, School of Medicine, PUCRS), professor and researcher (Institute of Geriatrics and Gerontology, PUCRS). Line of research (Graduate Program in Biomedical Gerontology): Clinical and Emotional Aspects of Aging.

Areas of interest



Concentration Areas and Lines Research

Biomedical Gerontology

- Clinical and Emotional Aspects of Aging

Research Structures

Research Group

- Study Group on Cardiometabolic Risk, Aging and Nutrition (GERICEN)