Horacio Firmino

Horacio AJ Firmino


Degree in Medicine from the Medical School of the University of Coimbra (1981).

Specialist in Psychiatry.
Clinical Chief of Psychiatry at Coimbra University Hospitals Center

Was founder of Gerontopsychiatry consultation in HUC (1991).

President of the European Association of Geriatric Psychiatry (2012- 2014).

Was previously President of the Portuguese Association of Gerontopsychiatry and founding partner.

Executive Committee of the International Psychogeriatric Association (2009-2013).

Scientific Committee of Alzheimer Portugal.

Author and editor of the book "Psychogeriatrics" in (2006).

Visiting Professor at the School of Coimbra Education in Social Gerontology and Geriatrics Course Master of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra.

Cognitive Disorders Psychiatry & Psychology

Work details

Clinical Chief of Psychiatry

Coimbra University Hospitals Center

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