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


Gerardo Rojo


Tel.: +34-918 878 100 Ext. 2635

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