Degree in Psychology. Master in Bioethics. Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto and at the Infante D. Henrique Portucalense University. Specialist in Clinical and Health Psychology.
President of the Specialty Council of Clinical and Health Psychology of the Portuguese Psychologists' Association. Member of the National Health Council. Member of the National Mental Health Council.
Portuguese representative on the Ethics Board of the EFPA – European Federation of Psychologists' Association. Ethics Expert of the H2020 Programme of the European Commission – Directorate-General for research & innovation.
Integrated member of CINTESIS – Research Centre on Health Technologies and Services.