Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Sciences (2008) from University of São Paulo, Brazil. As undergraduate researcher I was granted with the Biomedical Training for Underrepresented Minorities Program (FIPSE/CAPES) and worked at the Diabetes Lab, (Wright State University, OH). I obtained my Master (2012) and PhD (2015) degrees from the Department of Endocrinology, University of Sao Paulo Medical School. Spent two years as a postdoctoral fellow at the Laboratory of Systems Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School. My research projects were focused on the screening of new compounds for the treatment of kidney disease and the development of a quantitative approach for toxicity prediction prior to in vivo testing - project funded by Pfizer Inc. Spent another two years as a postdoc at the University of Sao Paulo Medical School working on the identification of potencial biomarkers for the progression of diabetic kidney disease with the use of longitudinal clinical data + human urine. I'm currently medical manager at Takeda Pharmaceuticals working with short bowel syndrome and intestinal failure and Assistant Professor at FMUSP.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)