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Faculty Profiles:
Dr. Alberto Piubello

Dr. Alberto Piubello - Tuberculosis and Lung Health

Dr. Alberto Piubello born in Verona (Italy) in 1963, has 27 years of experience in Public Health, 22 of which working in low-income countries in Africa. He is a clinician with expertise in Tuberculosis, Malaria, HIV and in MDR-TB (18 years). He is Coordinator of the Multi-Drug Resistant TB Department of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. He provides technical assistance to National Tuberculosis Programs and conducts National and International MDR-TB courses. He works as MDR-TB Expert with the Damien Foundation Brussels and the Institute of Tropical Medicine of Antwerp. Since 2003 he coordinates a module of Public Health in the Master in International Health of the Autonomous University of Barcelona.