He is a curator of the S. João de Deus Museum and holds a Doctorate in the History of Health Sciences from the Lisbon Faculty of Health Sciences at Universidade Nova in Lisbon. Researcher at CEIS20 of the University of Coimbra, he has also taught at the Guarda Higher School of Education. He is part of the Portuguese Military History Commission Academic Committee and a member of the management committee of the History of Medicine Section of the Lisbon Geographical Society and Cultural Pastorship of the Diocese of Guarda. He has authored books and articles and has coordinated many different works and has organised and presented conferences and papers at colloquia and other events.
Books published in Coimbra University Press: