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Summary

Researcher at the Center for Research, Intervention, and Evaluation on Alcohol and Drugs and lecturer at the Centro de Ensino Superior de Juiz de Fora.My main interests are mobile health, data science, teaching and open-science.



Languages

  • Portuguese (Nativo)
  • English (Fluent)
  • German (Anfänger)

Publications

Prevalence and correlates of light and non-daily smoking in Brazil: Results from a nationwide representative survey

A review of smartphone apps for smoking cessation available in Portuguese

Development of an open-source web-based intervention for Brazilian smokers - Viva sem Tabaco

Web-based self-help intervention reduces alcohol consumption in both heavy-drinking and dependent alcohol users: A pilot study

Mindfulness-based interventions for the treatment of smoking: A systematic literature review

Is it time to invest on computerized behavioral interventions in Brazil? (text in Portuguese)

Demand for and availability of web-based smoking cessation support


Work Experience

Research

Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission - Organization of American States [2016-2017]

Research project - Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) programmes for Substances in the Americas" (Ongoing)
  • Role: Researcher/Data Analyst
  • Responsibilities: Data Analysis, Github repository management, Reporting.
  • Description: To map and centers that provide training on SBIRT in the Americas but US and Canada. All code was written in R, Python to improve reproducibility.
  • Keywords: survey, secondary analysis, R, smoking
  • Link to Github: https://github.com/henriquepgomide/cicad Code written in R and Python.

Center for Research, Intervention, and Evaluation on Alcohol and Drugs [2012-Present]

Research project - Patterns of tobacco smoking in Brazil: an analysis of the National Research on Health 2013. (Ongoing)
  • Role: Researcher/Data Analyst
  • Responsibilities: Data Analysis, Github repository management, scientific writing.
  • Description: To find patterns of smoking among Brazilians using data from a national household survey - 2013. All code was written in R to improve reproducibility.
  • Keywords: survey, secondary analysis, R, smoking
  • Link to Github: https://github.com/crepeia/pns2013-lightsmokers Code written in R.
Research project - Evaluation of online training on drug use prevention for public schools teachers in Southeast Brazil.
  • Role: Researcher/Data Analyst
  • Responsibilities: Data wrangling, data analysis, Github repository management, scientific writing.
  • Description: To develop two questionnaires using the item response theory.
  • Keywords: Item Response Theory (IRT), Moodle, online education, questionnaire development, text mining, R, Shell
  • Link to Github: https://github.com/crepeia/ead-senad. Code written in R and Shell.
Research project - Viva sem Tabaco [Live without Tobacco] – an open-source web-based intervention for smoking cessation.
  • Role: Researcher/Data Analyst/Frontend Developer.
  • Responsibilities: Frontend development, team management, data wrangling and analysis, Github repository management, scientific reports
  • Description: This project is the main product of my Masters and Ph.D. work. I work on the development and also create reports. In 2016, I am optmizing the intervention using association rules, evaluating user satisfaction and running A/B tests.
  • Keywords: Mobile health interventions, mhealth, open-source
  • Link to Github: https://github.com/crepeia/wati. Code written in Java, SQL, Python, Shell.
  • Project's page: https://www.vivasemtabaco.com.br

Teaching

Centro de Ensino Superior de Juiz de Fora [2016-Present]

Consumer Psychology [Psicologia do Consumidor]

Statistics [Estatística]

  • Course: Marketing
  • Duration: 36 hours

Marketing Research [Pesquisa de Marketing]

  • Course: Marketing
  • Duration: 36 hours

Consumer Behavior [Comportamento do Consumidor]

Neuroscience 101 [Psicofisiologia]

Human Anatomy 101 [Anatomia Humana Básica]


Center for Research, Intervention, and Evaluation on Alcohol and Drugs [2012-Present]

Ninja’s course for the Health Sciences using R

  • Role: Instructor
  • Description: In this 4-week course, I covered the following topics: R basics, RStudio, descriptive analysis, visualization techniques, and psychometrics.
  • Keywords: R, teaching, exploratory data analysis, Rstudio
  • Link to Github: https://github.com/henriquepgomide/curso-ninja
  • Videos: Playlist

A gentle introduction to IBM-SPSS

  • Role: Instructor
  • Description: In this 4-week course, I covered the basics of data analysis using the IBM SPSS software

Skills

  • R Programing Language (6 years)
  • SPSS (8 years)
  • Linux (7 years)
  • MS Office Suite and Libre Office
  • Sweave, Markdown, LaTeX (4 years)
  • SQL (4 years)
  • HTML/CSS (6 years)
  • Inkscape (6 years)
  • GIMP (5 years)