Amanda has a Bachelor of Nursing from the Nursing School of University of São Paulo (USP).
She has experience in research as a former recipient of young investigator grant in two research projects from the PIBIC - Brazil (Programa Institucional de Bolsas de Iniciação Científica), one of them was funded by the Pro-Rectory of Research of the University of São Paulo and the other one by CNPq (Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico). The area of interest of both projects were related to pregnant women and obstetrics nursing.
Amanda was also a Member of the Academic League of Nursing in Intensive Care Unit, at the University Hospital of USP in 2014.
She was the first Latin-MH RCT fellow and contributed to the preparation and development of research in Brazil between August 2015 and August 2016.