Félix Carvalho is graduated in Pharmaceutical Sciences, PhD in Toxicology and Aggregated in Chemical Sciences by the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Porto (FFUP), Portugal. Presently is Full Professor of Toxicology and President of the Scientific Council at FFUP, and Vice-Director of UCIBIO-REQUIMTE Research Unit.
Félix Carvalho is the President-Elect of EUROTOX (Association of European Toxicologists and European Societies of Toxicology) (2018-) and the President of the Portuguese Society of Pharmacology (2018-). He is editorial board member of several international journals and scientific advisor medicines agencies, at national and international level. His main area of research is Toxicology, with a special interest in the evaluation of mechanisms of toxicity and development of antidotes. During the past 29 years, Félix Carvalho has published over 400 scientific articles / book chapters, is co-editor of the books “Toxicologia Forense“ and "Toxicologia Fundamental", and holds an h index of 58 (Scopus).