Qualified as a medical doctor in 2014 from NOVA Medical School. Clinical training and experience in general practice and psychiatry. Actively involved in research, management and teaching activities. Academic ties to NOVA University Lisbon with teaching and research positions in geriatrics and clinical gerontology, focusing on neuropsychiatry of aging. Special interests include mental public health and policies, phenomenological psychopathology, liason psychiatry, neuropsychiatry, early intervention in psychosis and adult neurodevelopmental disorders (including adult ADHD).