Dental Hygienist. Master in Nutrition and Dietetics. PhD in Health Sciences and Technologies. Adjunct Professor and Coordinator of the Dental Hygiene Program at the Portalegre School of Health. Guest Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Dental Medicine, University of Lisbon. Researcher in an project funded by the European Community “European Training Platform for Continuing Professional Development of Dental Hygienists (EuHyDens)”.