Coordinating Professor of the Department of Nursing at the University of Évora. PhD in Sociology, Specialist in the Area of Nursing. Specialist in Community Nursing - Gerontology and Geriatrics. Published articles and results in events-related press and book chapters. It integrates the organizational structure of the School of Nursing. Presented communications and posters at national and international events. It integrates juries to award the Title of Specialist in the scientific area of Nursing and master’s exams.