The Universidade Portucalense (UPT) has always guided its
action to combat the spread of COVID-19 by the recommendations of the authorities national health services.
Today’s meeting of the National Council for Public Health and the measures that could be emanated from it were been looked forward.
Given that from that meeting we found that there is no clear directives for transmitting guidelines that lead us to take a definitive position and now awaiting the official position of the Government on this matter, postponed to the Council of Ministers to be held tomorrow, the following is determined:
1-Suspend all classroom activities in the classroom
UPT with effect from 12-03-2020 until 15-03-2020.
2-In this timeframe, we will analyze the decisions of the
said Council of Ministers and health authorities and we will take the measures that may result from it.
3-As defined in our Contingency Plan and in the case of suspension of face-to-face activities is extended, we are preparing alternative means of virtual education to continue providing training to our students.