Nursing Specialist (2012), PhD in Psychology (July-2010). Master in Human Ecology (2004). Specialist Nurse in Maternal and Obstetric Health (August 1996) Coordinating Professor at the Department of Nursing-Higher School of Nursing-University of Évora (July 2003). Portugal. President of the Pedagogical Council, Member of the Assembly of School Representatives and Vice President (2017-2019) Researcher at the Comprehensive Health Research Center Main coordinator of the project “Knowing and preventing HIV_AIDS” Scientific area: nursing.