Graduated in Biomedicine from the University of Santo Amaro (1979), with a Masters and PhD in Experimental and Comparative Pathology from the Faculty of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine of the University of São Paulo. Post-Doctorate in Morphometry by the University of Ancona, Italy and, Lymphangiogenesis by the University of Minho, Portugal. Invited-Professor, School of Medicine, Minho University, Portugal. Visiting Scientific Researcher of the Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of São Paulo (LIM14). Member of the International Academy of Cytology. Associate-Editor of Acta Cytologica, and Member of the Editorial Board of Diagnostic Cytopathology. Reviewer of several journals in the field of Oncology. Main interest in the areas of research in Human Papillomavirus, Gynecological and General Cryopathology, Lymphangiogenesis, Angiogenesis, Mechanisms of Metastasis, Tumor Cell Metabolism, Diagnosis and Prognosis of Cancer and Tumor Markers.
(Fonte: Currículo Lattes)