License degree in Biology (1999) at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto. Master degree (Provas de Aptidão Pedagógica e Capacidade Científica) in Morphological Sciences (2010) at the Faculty of Medicine of University of the Porto. PhD degree in Neurosciences (2011) at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto.
Assistant professor for Anatomy and Neuroanatomy of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto. Integrated researcher of Center for Health Technology and Services Research (CINTESIS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto
Neuroendocrinology; neuronal systems of motivated behaviors; endocrine disruptors; morphology; biochemistry.
Cancer Research team member