Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte (MG), Brazil
Graduated in Medicine from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (1959) and Ph.D. in Surgery from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (1966). Full Professor, Professor Emeritus at the Federal University of Minas Gerais. Head of the Surgery Service at the "Cristiano Machado" State Hospital - in Sabará - MG. Member of the Brazilian College of Surgeons, Master of the Chapter of the Brazilian College of Surgeons, three times. Has experience in Medicine, focusing on Gastroenterology Surgery, acting on the following subjects: cholecystectomy, perineal colostomy, perineal abdomen amputation, colonic valves and rectal-anal cancer.