Graduation in Physiotherapy (1987) at the Coimbra Health School (IPC - ESTeSC).
PhD in Physiotherapy (2008) and Pos-Doc in Motor Behaviour (2013) at Human Kinetic Faculty of Lisbon University.
Associate Professor at Coimbra Health School, Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra, Portugal (Human Movement, Biomechanics, Sport Physiotherapy, Manual Therapy).
Chair of Coimbra Health School Scientific Board.
Chairman of the Physiotherapy Scientific board and the research Laboratory Robocorp.
Physiotherapist of Women’s Basketball Senior National Team from 1995 to 2005.
Founder and president (1998 to 2005) of the Portuguese Physiotherapists’ Trade Union.
Researcher at the Mechanical Engineering Research Centre - University of Coimbra.
Research interests in movement analysis, biomechanics and motor control of human movements, sports injuries, injury prevention and health promotion.
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