PhD in General Management, Strategy and Business Development, at ISCTE-IUL, Post-Graduate in Health Services Management, by ISCTE Executive Education and Degree in Medicine, by the University of Lisbon. Guest lecturer in the Executive Master in Health Services Management at INDEG-ISCTE and Guest Assistant at NOVA Medical School-Faculty of Medical Sciences of Lisbon. Clinical Consultant at ADVANCECARE, Insurance Management and ADSE, IP, Consultant of General Surgery at CUF-Miraflores/Infante Santo and Hospital Sto. Louis. He was a member of the board of the College of General Surgery of the Medical Association and several technical committees under the ACSS and ACS. Author of over 40 communications and publications in the areas of General Surgery and Gastroenterology.