Formed in Medicine by University of Medicine of Lisbon in 1974 Specialist in Public Health since 1978 Graduated on Internal Medicine since 1982 Specialization on Allergology and Clinical Immunology since 1984 Functions on exercise: Director of the Centre of Allergy of Algarve; Responsible for the Unit of Allergy on Hospital Particular do Algarve (Private Hospital in Faro) Secretary of Portuguese Asthma Association (APA – Associacao Portuguesa de Asmaticos) Board Directory Member of Global Asthma Association Board Member of EFA (European Federation of Allergy and Airways Diseases Patients ‘Associations) Board member of Lions International Association Former Functions Board Director of Portuguese Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology during 15 years Past-President of European Southern Allergic Society (SEAS) Investigation works presented and/or published More than 41 published papers on areas related to Public Health, Allergies and Asthma Publication of 5 books on allergies and asthma Publication of white book of allergy in Portugal Past-Editor of Portuguese Journal of Allergy and Immunology More than 80 attendances in allergy and asthma congress as speaker