Assoc Prof Jaime Correia de Sousa has been Associate Professor in the School of Health Sciences in the University of Minho, Portugal since 2004. Since 2008 he has been Head of the Scientific Area of Community Health. He is also a practising family physician in a group practice in Matosinhos, Porto. He is the Education Editor of npj Primary Care Respiratory Medicine. He is a member of the National Committee for Good Clinical Practice at the Portuguese Health Ministry, Head of Delegation of "Ordem dos Médicos" at the U.E.M.O. (European Union of General Practitioners) from 2011 to 2014, and from 1992 has participated annually as a Course Director and group coordinator in the International Workshops organised by the Slovenian Family Physician’s Association and EURACT, which is aimed at training teachers in family medicine.