Dr. Nuno Pimentel has joined the Champalimaud Clinical Centre as a Radiation Oncologist in 2011.
Dr. Pimentel received his Medical Degree from Universidade Clássica de Lisboa before spending time working and training at Tap Seac Health Centre in Macau, China. He returned to Portugal to work in the Radiotherapy department of Santa Maria Hospital, where he worked until joining the Champalimaud Clinical Centre.
Dr. Pimentel has also performed extensive academic activities, including a Post-graduate course in Clinical Oncology at Hospital dos Capuchos and a Post-graduate course in Nutrition in Oncology from Católica University, as well as Master’s courses in Applied Radiation and Biomedical Engineering. Dr. Pimentel is also Director of the Champalimaud Varian School of Advanced Radiotherapy Techniques, which started in 2013.
Dr. Pimentel won the ESTRO Research Fellowship in 2002, and is a member of the SPRO (Sociedade Portuguesa de Radioterapia Oncologia).