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1985 - B.Sc. (Honours) in Chemistry and Biology, University of Stirling, Scotland
1991 - D.Sc. in Applied Chemistry, University of Texas at Arlington.
1991-1995 - Postdoctoral Research fellow, Dept of Radiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas,TX.
1995-2002 - Faculty member, Dept of Radiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas,TX.
2000-2001 - Marie Curie Experienced Researcher Fellow at the Center for Neurosciences, University of Coimbra.
2002-present - Adjunct Faculty, Dept. of Radiology, U.T. Southwestern Medical Center.
2002-present - Principal Investigator, Center for Neurosciences and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra
2002-2008 - Invited Assistant Professor at the Department of Biochemistry, University of Coimbra.
2008-2011 - Invited Associate Professor at the Department of Biochemistry, University of Coimbra.
2011 – present - Advisory Board Founder Member, Associação Protectora dos Diabéticos de Portugal- Centro de Educação (APDP-ERC)
Awards and Honours
2008 - GSK IdeaSpring Prize, Most Promising Innovative Technology.
2006 - Portuguese Society of Diabetes 7th meeting, Best oral communication in diabetes basic research.
2005 - Portuguese Society of Diabetes-JABA Industry Hargreaves Prize, Best Research Study on Diabetes in Portugal in 2004.
2002 - Portuguese Society of Gastroenterology XII meeting, Best poster.
2002 - 5º Reunião Anual da Associação Portuguesa para o Estudo do Fígado (APEF), Best Poster.