Marcelo Saad is graduated in Medicine at Federal University of S. Paulo, Brazil. In the same University, he achieved the degrees of MSc and PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences. As medical specialties, he is Board Certified both in Physiatry and Acupuncture. Founding member of the Interfaith Coalition on Health and Spirituality. Current President of the Spiritist Medical Association of SP. Besides his work as physician, he develops activities in scientific publication, editorial board of medical journals, technical lectures and participation in scholar tasks. His interest fields are Acupuncture, Spirituality in Health and Complementary Therapies.