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 Vice-President of the Scientific Council at FFUP and leader of the Toxicology Group at the Associated Laboratory UCIBIO-REQUIMTE.
Félix Carvalho is Secretary-General of EUROTOX (Association of European Toxicologists and European Societies of Toxicology) (2012-), Vice-President of the Portuguese Society of Pharmacology (2016-) and editorial board member of several international journals and Assessor’s Committees of 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 27 years, Félix Carvalho has published over 300 scientific articles / book chapters, is co-editor of the books “Toxicologia Forense“ and "Toxicologia Fundamental", and holds an h index of 44.