Elize Massard da Fonseca

Selected publications (for full list, please, refer to my CV)

Fonseca, EM., Shadlen, S. 2017. Promoting and Regulating Generic Medicines: Brazil in Comparative Perspective, Pan American Journal of Public Health. 41: 1-6.


Fonseca, E.M., Bastos, F.I. 2016. Implementing intellectual property of pharmaceuticals in Middle Income Countries: a case study of patent regulation in Brazil. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, 41(3):421-450.


Fonseca, E., Bastos, FI., Lopes, G. 2015. Increasing access to oral anticancer medicines in middle-income countries: a case study of private health insurance coverage in Brazil. Journal of Global Oncology. 2(2): 1-8.


Fonseca, E.M. 2015 Relevance of variation in use of terminology to define generic pharmaceutical products. Pan American Journal of Public Health, v. 37, p. 113-117.


Fonseca, E.M., Costa, N. R. 2015. Federalism, the Economic-Industrial Health Care Complex and High-Cost Pharmaceutical Assistance in Brazil. Ciência e Saúde Coletiva, v. 20, p. 1165-1176.

Fonseca, E.M., Bastos
, F.I. 2014. AIDS advocacy and intellectual property regulation in Brazil: information and influence. Journal of the International AIDS Society, v. 17, p. 19396.

Fonseca, E
. 2014 Reforming pharmaceutical regulation: A case study of generic drugs in Brazil. Policy & Society, v. 33. 1, p. 65–76

Shadlen, K., Fonseca, E. 2013. Health Policy as Industrial Policy: Brazil in Comparative Perspective. Politics and Society, US, 41(4), 560 - 586. 

Fonseca, E., Ferrari, D. 2013 . Governing decentralized health policy in Brazil (e-letter response to Rich and Gomez). Publius: the journal of federalism (Online), v. 42, p. e.

Adolph, C., Greer, S., Fonseca, E. 2012. Allocation of Authority in European Health Policy. Social Science and Medicine, US. 75(9): 1595–1603

Malta, M., Cavalcanti, S., Gliskman, L., Adalph, E., Hacker, M., Bertoni, N., Fonseca, EM., Bastos, FI. 2011. Behavior and major barriers faced by non-injectable drug users with HBV/HCV seeking treatment for hepatitis and drug addiction in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Ciência e Saúde Coletiva, v. 16, p. 4777-4786.

Nunn, A., Fonseca, E., Cornwall, A., Bastos, F. 2011. Comparing the US and Brazilian Policy Responses to the HIV/AIDS Epidemic
[e-letter: response to Ed Gomez paper]. Health Policy and Planning, UK, online.

Nunn, A., Fonseca, E., Bastos, F., Gruskin, A. 2009. AIDS Treatment in Brazil: Impacts and Challenges. Health Affairs, US, 28:4 1103-11134 1103-1113.

Nunn, A., Fonseca, E., Gruskin, S. 2009. Changing Global Essential Medicines Norms to Improve Access to AIDS Treatment: Lessons from Brazil. Global Public Health, US 4:2 1-17.

Greer, S., Fonseca, E., Adolph, C. 2008. Mobilizing bias in Europe: Lobbies, democracy, and EU health policymaking. European Union Politics, US 9:3 403-433. [SAGE award for best article published in 2008]

Nunn, A., Fonseca, E., Bastos, F., Gruskin, S., Salomon, J. 2007. Evolution of Antiretroviral Drug Costs in Brazil in the Context of Free and Universal Access to AIDS Treatment. PLoS Medicine, US, 4:11 e305. 

Fonseca, E., Nunn, A., Souza, PB., Bastos, FI., Ribeiro, JM. 2007. Descentralização, AIDS e Redução de Danos: um estudo de caso do Rio de Janeiro. Cad Saude Publica, Brazil, 23:9 2134-21449 2134-2144 .

Fonseca, E., Ribeiro J, Bertoni N, Bastos. 2006. Needle and Syringe Exchange Programs in Brazil: Preliminary Assessment of 45 Programs. Cad Saude Publica, Brazil , 22:4 761-770.

Fehringer, J., Bastos, F., Massard, E., Maia, L., Pilotto, J., Kerrigan D. 2006. Supporting adherence to HAART and safe sex among PLWHA: the role of patient-provider communication in Brazil. AIDS patient care and STDs, US, 20: 637-648.

Fonseca, E. 2005. Controlling Illegal Drugs: A Comparative Study (book review). International Journal of Drug Policy, UK, 16:2 133-134.