IMT – Instituto de Medicina Tradicional (IMT – Traditional Medicine Institute) (Portugal, Brazil and Macao)
Frederico has been working in the field of Traditional and Complementary Medicine since 2000. He collaborates with several national and international institutions, governmental and non-governmental, regarding traditional and complementary medicine regulation, quality processes in training and education, cooperation models, research programs, amongst others. He has represented IMT and Portugal in several international and local events with lectures, speeches and participating in working groups and forums that debate themes such as integration and complementary models in health care, statutory regulation, etc. He is a member of several non-governmental institutions such as an Executive Council Member of the Working Committee of Promoting the Regulation of Chinese Medicine and Heat Sensitivity Moxibustion Specialty Committee of WFCMS – World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies; Board of Directors of Heat Sensitive Moxibustion Department under IMT and Jiangxi Traditional Chinese Medicine University cooperation and a founding member of National Federation of Complementary and Traditional Medicine Schools of Portugal, an official partner of the Portuguese Government for Traditional and Complementary Medicine education regulation. His academic background is in Educational Psychology. He is a master’s degree attendee in Lisbon University and a proud father of three young boys.