Born in Coimbra, 1965
PhD in Cell Biology by the University of Coimbra 1997. Agregação in Biomedicine by the University of Coimbra 2009. Vice Director of the Institute for Interdisciplinary Research of the University of Coimbra (2014-2015). Scientific Coordinator of the consortium [email protected]
- Three Stars Reference Site of the European Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (2013-2016). President of the Portuguese Society for Neuroscience (2007-2011). Full member of the European DANA Alliance for the Brain (EDAB).