Sonia M Oliveira is a postdoctoral research fellow associate member of CICECO, Aveiro Institute of Materials (Portugal), and HMRI, Hunter Medical Research Institute (Australia). Completed a Doctor of Philosophy in Human Physiology in 2018 by The University of Newcastle (Australia) and License in Research Animal Use in 2012 by The University of Newcastle. She holds a MSc in Molecular and Cellular Biology (2010) and Licenciatura in Biology (pre-Bologna) (2008) by the University of Aveiro (Portugal). Published ~ 20 original works including 2 book chapters. She edited 1 book and is Invited Guest Editor to a Special Issue in a peer-reviewed International Journal. Participated in several national and international event(s). Supervised MSc and LSc/BSc student(s) and, work(s) of course completion, and tutored and lectured different Life Sciences subjects in Portugal and in Australia. She has received 7 awards and/or honors and is member of international scientific societies. Works in the area(s) of Life sciences with emphasis on Biological Sciences, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Medical and Health Sciences, Neurosciences, Cancer Biology, Reproduction Biology and Stem Cells, Toxicology and Biomimetic systems.