Altitude at the service of sports performance

Manteigas Municipal Auditorium - Serra Da Estrela

June 15, 16 and 17, 2018



The Congress

The second International Congress of Hypoxia Medicine will be held at the town of Manteigas in Serra da Estrela (the highest elevation in mainland Portugal) on June 15, 16 and 17, 2018.

It will be devoted to the effects of altitude exposure (real and simulated), it is intended to address the issue, in a more in-depth way, and explore the clinical and sport benefits of it. The event also includes a workshop on Cardiopulmonary assessment and several outdoor sport activities.

  • President of the Congress

    • Jaime Milheiro
  • Organizing Committee

    • Jaime Milheiro
    • Pedro Amorim
    • Paulo Pires
    • Armando Teixeira
  • Scientific Commission

    • José Gomes Pereira
    • João Beckert
    • José Soares
    • Ana Sousa
    • Maria Antonia Nerin
    • Daniel Marinho

We have finished! See you next year.

  • Free Coffee Breaks

    Included in registration price.

  • 200 Participants

    Expected to participate at the Congress.

  • Networking after sessions

    Discuss with other participants the topics presented.

  • 20 Speakers

    Experienced speakers in various areas.



Meet the speakers who will be present at the second International Congress of Hypoxia Medicine.



The Second International Congress of Hypoxia Medicine brings together experts from various areas to discuss and present different topics related to hypoxia and performance medicine.

Day 1
Day 2
Day 3

    Instructor: Jaime Milheiro
    15:00 - 18:00h

    Cardiopulmonary assessment is essential to evaluate sports performance and efficiency. Take this opportunity to increase your understanding of the main concepts of this assessment, as well as all its relevance to the athlete, through a theoretical and hands-on session for 3 hours. Limited to a maximum of 25 participants (Price € 30).

  • Casual get-togheter at the municipality square to see the soccer game Portugal - Spain


    Don't miss the first game of the Portugal National Team in the 2018 football world cup in Russia on the giant screen.

Patrocinadores Platinium

Patrocinadores Bronze

Patrocínios Cientificos

Apoios Cientificos



Contact us

The Congress will take place in the heart of the Serra da Estrela Natural Park.

E-mail: [email protected]