Graduation in Biochemistry (Faculty of Sciences – University of Porto). Post-Graduation in Biomedical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering – University of Porto). PhD in Materials Science and Technology, Tissue Engineering and Hybrid Materials (Dept. Polymer Engineering – University of Minho). He is one of the editors of the book Making Research Visible to the World, In Canon Foundation in Europe - Canon Alumni Book, eds. Helen Westgeest, Ma Li, Oscar Martinez Mozos, Joaquim Miguel Oliveira, Mercedes Rodrigo García, Corrie Siahaya-Van Nierop, Published by Canon Foundation in Europe, Amstelveen.