PhD in Economics, University of York – UK; MSc in Financial Economics, Faculty of Economics - University of Coimbra; Graduation in Economics, Faculty of Economics - University of Coimbra.
Currently, Auxiliary Professor at Faculty of Economics of the University of Coimbra. Member of CEISUC, CeBER and APES.
Author/co-author in articles published in international and national scientific indexed and refereed journals such as Health Economics, Policy and Law; Health Policy; Applied Health Economics and Health Policy; Water Policy; International Journal of Social Economics; Utilities Policy; Revista Portuguesa de Saúde Pública.
Former member of projects funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (Health status and health care utilisation: evidence provided by the National Health Surveys - PTDC/SAU-ESA/76844/2006) and Foundation Calouste Gulbenkian (Measuring Value in Oncology); current member of EURO.HEALTHY funded by the European Commission - http://www.euro-healthy.eu/.