Graduated from the former Paulista School of Medicine, currently the Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP-EPM), he specialized in Histology. To this end, he obtained the title of Master of Histology by the Escola Paulista de Medicina in 1979 and of Doctor of Histology and Embryology in 1984 by the Department of Histology of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences ICB of the University of São Paulo (USP-SP). In 2001, after taking exams, he passed the Free Teaching Competition in Histology and Structural Biology by the Federal University of São Paulo. He is currently Full Professor of Histology and Structural Biology at the Department of Morphology and Genetics at the Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP-EPM). He is responsible for the Histology Discipline Program given to 1st year students of the Medical Course and 1st year students of the Nursing Course at UNIFESP. He has a book published in 2013 together with Prof. Álvaro Glerean entitled-Fundamentals of Histology-For Students in the Health Area. He is an advisor in the Graduate Programs in Morphology and Obstetrics, collaborating and teaching Disciplines to students in the Morphology program at UNIFESP-EPM. He was a researcher I B at CAPES / CNPQ and was the Leader of a Research Group in Biology of Reproduction at UNIFESP. He has experience in the area of Morphology, with an emphasis on Histology, Developmental Biology and Cell Biology, acting mainly on the following themes: Matrix, Uterus, sex hormones, tamoxifen, raloxifene, aromatase inhibitors and biomarkers.
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