Lucindo Ormonde graduated in Medicine from the NOVA Medical School of the NOVA University of Lisbon in 1981. In 2007, he was the director of the Anesthesiology Department of the Professor Doutor Fernando Fonseca Hospital. Currently, he is an assistant professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon and the Anesthesiology Service Director at the North Lisbon Hospitalar Center (Santa Maria and Pulido Valente Hospitals). He was also the President of the Portuguese Society of Anesthesiology since 2003 till 2014. He is attending the III Semana da Bioengenharia in representation of the North Lisbon Hospital Center.