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MEP Sara CERDAS

Portugal
Start of mandate:
02.07.2019
Last name:
CERDAS
First name:
Sara
Born:
23.03.1989
Group:
Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
Party:
Partido Socialista
Committees:
Delegations:
Date Name of document MEP's vote Policy area MEP's vote
Date Name of document MEP's vote Loyal / Rebel to political group Policy area MEP's vote

Parliamentary activities

Participation in roll-call votes:
99.19%
 
 
8117 out of 8183 votes
Ranking: 269th
Loyalty to political group:
99.04%
8039 out of 8117 votes
Ranking: 37th
Loyalty to national party:
98.92%
8026 out of 8114 votes
Ranking: 560th

How this MEP influences EU policy (sample)

Voting behaviour reveals that, compared to the S&D group, this MEP is more supportive of promoting gas as a transitional source of energy in order to meet climate goals.

Additionally, we found that, compared to the S&D group, this MEP is less supportive of increasing liberalisation of the Common Agricultural Policy.

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Curriculum vitae

  • Education

  • 2017-2019 - PhD candidate in Public Health Sciences – Stockholm University, Sweden
  • 2014-... - Medical Doctor – Regional Health Authority of Lisbon and Tagus Valley, Portugal
  • 2017 - Medical Doctor – Directorate-General for Health, Portugal
  • Professional career

  • 2007-2013 - MA in Medicine – University of Lisbon
  • 2015-2016 - MA in Public Health – University of Umeå
  • 2015 - Training in laboratory work – Dr Ricardo Jorge National Health Institute, Portugal
  • 2015 - Postgraduate Degree in Travel Medicine – NOVA University Lisbon
  • Political career

  • Offices held in other European organisations
  • 2012 - Member of the Management Board – National Association of Medical Students (ANEM)
  • 2013 - Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board – National Association of Medical Students (ANEM)
  • Offices held in other international organisations
  • 2013-2014 - Director – Standing Committee on Scientific Exchanges, International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations (IFMSA)
  • Honours

  • - 1996-2008: Competitive swimmer – Clube Naval, Funchal. Medal winner and record holder at regional and national level. Represented Portugal at youth level in 2003.