Conselheiro designado por outras entidadesAppointed by the Portuguese Nurses? Association Registered Nurse. Specialist in Medical-Surgical Nursing. Licentiate Degree in Nursing and in Law; Master in Bioethics; PhD in Nursing. Auxiliary Professor, Institute of Health Sciences of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa (IHS/CUP); Director of the School of Nursing (Lisbon), Institute of Health Sciences the Catholic University of Portugal. Researcher of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Health of the IHS/CUP. The author in the areas of Bioethics, Nursing Ethics, and Health Law. Member of the Ethics Committee of ARSLVT.