FULL PROFESSOR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOLOGY, RIBEIRÃO PRETO MEDICAL SCHOOL – UNIVERSITY OF SÃO PAULO.
Graduated in Biological Sciences (1969) and Medicine (M.D. in 1974) in the Ribeirão Preto Medical School – University of São Paulo.
Obtained the Master Degree (1973) and the Ph.D. (1976) from the Program of Physiology, Ribeirão Preto Medical School – University of São Paulo.
Assistant Professor in the Department of Physiology, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo (1975 -1990).
Full Professor in the Department of Physiology, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo (1990 – present).
Has consolidated experience in Cardiovascular Physiology (Reflex Regulation of Cardiovascular Function, Arterial Hypertension, Heart Failure and Cardiovascular Variability – Spectral Analysis).
Research: Pathophysiological Mechanisms in Arterial Hypertension and Heart Failure.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Chairman Professor Arthur C. Guyton, The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson (MS), USA (1977 – 1978).
Division of Hypertension, Chairman Professor Oscar A. Carretero, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit (MI), USA (1984 – 1985).
Laboratory: Pathophysiology of Arterial Hypertension and Heart Failure.