Paulo António Rodrigues Pereira
Dr. Pereira received his Ph.D. in Biotechnology from the Catholic University of Portugal. He has been recruited as a quality and laboratory expert for seminars and professional laboratory meetings throughout Europe, Africa, and South America. 23+ years of experience in the medical laboratory, having held key scientific leadership roles: 13+ years as a senior researcher 8+ years as a consultant of a metrology laboratory based on ISO/IEC 17025 specifications and related standards 17+ years as a consultant and auditor of quality management systems based on ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 17025, and ISO 15189 standards 16+ years as a quality manager in the Portuguese Institute of Blood and Transplantation, including national coordination over 6+ years 6+ years as a teacher of quality assurance Dr. Pereira is the author of several peer-review scientific articles, indexed book chapters and indexed books' Editor. He serves as a member of several Editorial Boards.