Name: Dr. Abel Nascimento
Profession: Orthopaedic Surgeon
Fellowship from the French Government, the National Board of Scientific Research, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and the Luso Americana Foundation to carry out scientific research in Portugal, France and the United States.
Surgical cooperation with Spain and other countries.
Member of nineteen scientific societies, national and foreign.
He held the positions of Secretary, Vice President and President of the Portuguese Society of Hand Surgery.
Founding member of the European Society of Hand Surgery, he held the positions delegated to the European Federation of Surgical Societies (FESSH) and the International Federation of Surgical Societies (IFSSH).
Founding member of the Narakas Club (Brachial Plexus) and Tubiana Club (Hand Surgery).