Pedro Miranda

PhD Candidate

Pedro Augusto da Silva e Souza Miranda is a PhD Candidate in the School of Public Health Sciences in the University of Waterloo. He completed his master in computer science at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, 2019.  He has over five years of experience working with the application software engineering concepts towards the healthcare domain to provide solutions and innovations. He has been involved in projects for multinational healthcare companies as well in projects for the biggest private hospital company in Brazil. 


MSs: Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro - 2019 

BSc: Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro - 2016 

Research interests

  • Blockchain
  • Healthcare standards
  • Software Engineering
  • Software Agents 


Blockchain for Consent Management 


CARVALHO, A. V. ; LUCENA, C. J. P. ; CIRILO, E. R. ; ALVES, P. H. C. ; MIRANDA, P. A. S. E. S. ; CARVALHO, G. R. ; ARAUJO, F. R. L. ; LIMA, G. V.C. Software Engineering in Telehealth: an Extension of Sana Mobile Applied to the Process of a Routine Hospital. In: 15th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, 2013, 2013, Las Vegas. Human-Computer Interaction, HCI 2013, Part II, HCI 2013, LNCS 8005. Berlin:Springer-Verlag, 2013. p. 3-12. 

COSTA, A. D. ; MIRANDA, P. A. S. E. S ; LUCENA, C. J. P. ; CARVALHO, G. R. ; Fiorini. S. T.  Tutorial Prático para Testes de Desempenho usando o Rational Performance Tester. in: IBM developerWorks, 2011

SOUZA, E., da Silva, P. A., MIRANDA, A. D. D. C., & DE LUCENA, C. J. P. (2017). iMobile: A Framework to Implement Software Agents for the iOS Platform. ICSEA 2017, 125.