Rasia-Filho is full professor, holds an academic degree in Medicine, and M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Biological Sciences/Physiology (UFRGS/Brazil). Postdoctoral fellow in synaptic structure at the School of Medicine/University of São Paulo/Brazil. Researcher granted by the Brazilian Council for Scientific and Technological Development (Morphology). Prized by the Brazilian National Academy of Medicine (Neurology and related areas). International ad hoc reviewer and Guest Associate Editor (Frontiers in Neuroscience, in Psychiatry, and in Synaptic Neuroscience) for Research Topics in “Dynamics and Modulation of Synaptic Transmission in the Mammalian Central Nervous System” and “Frontiers in Synaptic Plasticity: Dendritic Spines, Circuitries and Behavior”.