Honorary members

Martins Dos Santos 161X174 Professor Doutor José Martins dos Santos


Professor Doutor José Martins dos Santos was the first President of CiiEM. From 1980 to 2016 he was author and coauthor of several peer-reviewed articles, oral presentations and abstracts. Also, he was author of the books “Anatomia Geral” and “Anatomia da cabeça e pescoço e anatomia dentária”.

He was President of Egas Moniz Cooperativa de Ensino Superior since 2000. Furthermore, he was the Head of the Anatomy Department and Morphology Laboratory.

During his academic career, he was advisor of several MSc and PhD theses and his aggregation title was given by the Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar da Universidade do Porto.

Member of Ordem dos Médicos, Sociedade Anatómica Portuguesa (vice-president between 2010 and 2011), Association des Morphologistes, European Group of Lymphology (GEL) and European Association of Clinical Anatomy (EACA).

He was posthumously awarded the title of President Emeritus of Egas Moniz Cooperativa de Ensino Superior and Head Emeritus of the Morphology Lab (Anatomy).