Arnaldo Abrantes is an ex-Olympic Physician and Clinical Director at Estoril Praia Football SAD.
Physician, Clinical Director at Estoril Praia – Futebol SAD
Physician at Athletika and miMed Clinics
Founder and coordinator of the Medical Consultation for Physical Exercise Prescription and Promotion at Dafundo Family Health Unit for 3 years
Former Olympic Athlete (Beijing 2008 and London 2012)
Was a high performance athlete between 2003 and 2016 with two participation in Olympic Games. Completed his degree in Medicine with a specialization in Family and General Practice and has a post-graduation in Sports Medicine. He is the co-founder of Athletika Clinic, is the Clinical Director at Estoril Praia – Futebol SAD since 2017 and is also a Physician at mimed Clinic since 2019.
The current reality of the physical inactivity in Portugal is going to be approached, as well as the role that doctors and exercise professionals should play in order to help change the current reality. It will be discussed what are the strategies that are used and that could be used.