Professional Bio


  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2013
  • BPharm, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil, 2001
  • M.S., Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil 2005

Research and Scholarship

Recent Presentations

Bouchard J*, Shea L, Fete M, Lourenco-Freitas E. Understanding public perception of dietary supplements. Poster presented at 2016 American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Annual Meeting; Sep 2016; Hollywood, FL.

Taylor A, Shea L, Freitas E. Examining Health Claims Provided on Dietary Supplement Packaging. American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MA. Poster presentation.  March 2016.

Freitas, E.  Critical thinking, clinical practice, and pharmacy education: connecting the dots, 4th Ibero-American Congress on Qualitative Research.  Aracaju, Brazil.  Platform presentation.  July 2015.