Bachelor's medical degree at the Federal University of Sao Paulo (2002), medical residency in Internal Medicine at the Federal University of Sao Paulo (2006), and specialization on Geriatrics at the Federal University of Sao Paulo (2008). Was affiliated medical doctor at Universidade Federal de São Paulo from 2008 until 2011, acting as supervisor of geriatric residents in training mostly on the following subjects: hospitalist medicine, Alzheimer's dementia, frailty, and palliative care. Has a masters degreee in research in neurosciences and cognition in the field of neural molecular biology, investigating de role of calcium in rat retina model of apoptosis and neurodegeneration. Has interest in participating in translational research in clinical medicine and pre-clinical research in neurodegenerative disorders and neuroprotection strategies.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)