Degree in Physiotherapy by the Escola Superior de Saúde - Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal (ESS-iPS). Posgraduate in Water Activities by Manz / Universidade Lusófona. MSc in Exercise and Wellness by the Universidade Lusófona. Vice-President of the Interest Group of Hydrotherapy - Physiotherapy in Aquatic Environment (GIFA) from the Portuguese Association of Physiotherapists (APFISIO) since 2009, and from the Pediatric Physiotherapy Interest Group (GIFIP) since 2012. Several articles published in national magazines. Since 2005 works in Hydrotherapy - Physiotherapy in Aquatic Environment with older people and children. Organized several courses of Aquatic Physical Therapy in Portugal and was a speaker at various courses, conferences and workshops in this area, and earned the title of "best young investigator" in 2 internacional congresses. Network Facilitator of the WCPT Network Group affiliated "Aquatic Physical Therapy International" (APTI) since 2015. Presenter in the WCPT Congress 2015 in Singapore. Chair of the Aquatic Physical Therapy networking session in the WCPT Congress 2017 in Cape Town (South Africa) and booster for the creation of the future WCPT Aquatic Physical Therapy Subgroup. Associate Professor of Escola Superior de Saúde da Cruz Vermelha Portuguesa (ESSCVP) since 2016 in Pediatric and Aquatic Physical Therapy areas.