Full Professor of Pharmacology, Medical School of Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo (FMRP / USP). The association of students, the Brazilian Academy of Sciences (ABC), the Academy of Sciences of the State of São Paulo, the Academy of Sciences of Ribeirão Preto (ACieRP). He is responsible for the CRID – Center for Research on Inflammatory Diseases (CEPID-FAPESP). Coordinator of the Institute of Advanced Studies of USP – Ribeirão Preto Polo (IEA / USP), Development Consultant of the Nucleus of Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), of the Foundation for Research Support of the State of São Paulo (FAPESP), Studies and Projects (FINEP) and Coordination of Improvement of Higher Level Personnel (CAPES). Representative of USP in the Board of Innovation and Technology Park of Ribeirão Preto. He published the 500 scientific articles in international fiction magazines, which received more than 20,000 quotations, having an H-index of 70 (Scopus).