Dr Jose Carlos Cardoso from Portugal – Again a Lecturer at the 3rd National Congress of the Bulgarian Society for Dermatologic Surgery, 14-15 May, Sofia, Bulgaria.

José Carlos Cardoso, Portugal

Dermatology Department, Coimbra Hospital and University Centre, Coimbra, Portugal

Dr. Cardoso graduated from the Medical School of the University of Lisbon, Portugal, in 2002. From 2005 to 2010 completed his training in Dermatology at the Dermatology Department of the University Hospital of Coimbra, Portugal, where he later became Consultant Dermatologist. He developed a special interest in Dermatopathology since early in his training.
From 2010 to 2012 has worked as a Clinical Fellow in Dermatopathology at the Dermatopathology Department of the St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, London.
He is currently responsible for the Dermatopathology Unit in the Dermatology Department of Coimbra Hospital and University Centre.
Dr. Cardoso is currently the secretary of the Portuguese Group of Dermatopathology Sá Penella. He is a member of the Portuguese Society of Dermatology and Venereology, of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, of the International Society of Dermatopathology and a Diplomate Member of the Royal College of Pathologists United Kingdom.
Dr. Cardoso has published several papers in international journals, mainly in the field of clinical Dermatology, cutaneous Oncology and Dermatopathology.