COVID-19 testing program extended until the end of JulyRaul Santos
The COVID-19 testing program at the University of Porto will be extended until the end of July. Any member of the academic community is able to schedule here their free COVID-19 test until July 31st.
The U.Porto testing centre is located in the Abel Salazar Building (Largo Abel Salazar, 2, close to Hospital Santo Anónio), operating every weekday, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.
This testing program is part of the prevention and control measures for SARS-CoV-2 infection implemented by the University of Porto. Those who need to travel for work or study purposes should schedule a RT-PCR test by emailing to [email protected].
The rapid antigen tests (TRAg) for SARS-CoV-2 are performed on nasopharyngeal samples obtained using swabs. You will receive the result by email about 30 minutes after the test.
All those that tested positive will be contacted by the Health Authorities for confirmation of diagnosis using a RT-PCR test.