Physician, graduated in Medicine by the Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa, specialist in Nephrology. Performing clinical activity as Hospital Assistant at the Kidney Transplantation Department of Hospital de Santa Cruz, Carnaxide. Post graduate in Administration and Health Management by Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas de Lisboa. PhD Candidate in Medicine by NOVA Medical School. Research interests in the role of viruses in kidney transplant outcomes.