Graduated in Biomedical Sciences from Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP). Master Degree and Ph.D. in Pharmacology from UNIFESP. In 2008 she conducted research projects at Population Council, Center for Biomedical Research, The Rockefeller University, New York, EUA. Post-graduated in Substance Abuse from University of São Paulo Medical School (FMUSP). Since 2009, she has been a research collaborator in the field of substance use and related disorders in the Department and Institute of Psychiatry, FMUSP. She was the Pedagogical Coordinator of a substance abuse web-based course supported by the National Drug Public Policies Secretariat (SENAD) from 2010 to 2016. She is the VP of the NGO Center of Information on Health and Alcohol and researcher at the Section of Psychiatric Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)