- DMD, MSc, PhD
- Head of Fixed Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Coimbra (FMUC), Portugal.
- Co-Coordinator of the post-graduation course of Oral Prosthetic Rehabilitation from the FMUC
- Vice-President of the Oral Reconstruction Foundation
- Lecturer at the PhD Health Sciences course from the FMUC
- Invited Teacher for several post-graduation courses in other universities
- Researcher for implant dentistry and biomaterials for bone regeneration (clinical trials and experimental models)
- Director of the Hard Tissues Histological Laboratory from the FMUC
- Principal investigator for national and international research projects and multicenter clinical studies.
- International lecturer and author of books, chapters of books and papers in peer-reviewed and with impact factor journals
- Fellow of the ICD