Prince of Asturias University Hospital,
Madrid (Spain)

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Clinical Microbiology and Parasitology Department

Postal address: Ctra. de Meco s/n, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid 28805, Spain


Site coordinator


Juan Cuadros González


Tel.: +34-918 878 100 Ext. 2073

Site members

Rueda de prensa de la Semana Mundial de la Vacunación, en la Real Academia de Medicina de Madrid el 28 de abril de 2016.

Gerardo Rojo


Manuel Linares Rufo


Type of Institution

General hospital


  • Pre-travel services
  • Post-travel outpatients services
  • Inpatient care

Special services

  • Online consultations
  • High altitude medical couselling

In-house facilities

  • Laboratory
    • Haematology
    • Chemistry
    • Parasitology
    • Virology
    • Mycology
    • Serology
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray
  • CT
  • MRI


  • Working group of Chagas disease in Madrid
  • REDIVI (National Spanish Network for Surveillance of Imported Diseases) - under construction
  • Gambo Hospital, Ethiopia

Current research

  • Imported Malaria in immigrants
  • Rapid diagnosis of Malaria in P. falciparum/P. vivax endemic regions (Ethiopia)
  • Improving TB diagnosis with fluorescense microscopy in Africa (Ethiopia)
  • Screening of Chagas disease in pregnant women in Madrid

Future research interests

  • Malaria
  • Chagas
  • Surveillance of imported tropical diseases in Spain