Institution Polytechnic of Leiria
Research Interests: physical activity, respiratory disease, pulmonary rehabilitation, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, exercise training, measurement properties, family caregivers, dementia
Background in Physiotherapy, PhD in Health Sciences and Technologies. Lecturer of the Physiotherapy course at the School of Health Sciences of the Polytechnic of Leiria. Researcher in the field of assessment and intervention in chronic respiratory diseases, specifically in the promotion of active lifestyles. Author of several articles published in indexed journals and communications in national and international conferences.