Conselheiro designado por outras entidadesAppointed by the Portuguese Physicians? Association José Miguel Ribeiro de Castro Guimarães, born in Porto, holds a degree in Medicine from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto and he is a specialist in Urology (since 1997) from São João Hospital Center (CHSJ). He joined the CHSJ transplant team and participated in more than 400 kidney transplant surgeries. President of the Northern Regional Council of the Order of Physicians (2011-2017). In 2005 he obtained the Health Services Management Competency of the Physicians' Association. He has organized more than 30 scientific and professional meetings and, as a researcher, has published more than a hundred research papers in national and international journals in the field of Urology. He is the President of the Physicians? Association.