Careggi University Hospital,
Firenze (Italy)

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Infectious and Tropical Diseases

Postal address: Largo Brambilla 3, 50134 Florence, Italy

Website: https://www.aou-careggi.toscana.it/internet/index.php?lang=it/

Site coordinator

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Alessandro Bartoloni
Email: bartoloni@unifi.it
Email: alessandro.bartoloni@unifi.it
Tel.: +39-05 57 94 94 82

Site member

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Lorenzo Zammarchi
Email: lorezammarchi@gmail.com

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Michele Spinicci
Email: michele.spinicci@unifi.it

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Marianne Strohmeyer
Email: strohmeyerm@aou-careggi.toscana.it

Tel.: +39-05 57 94 94 31

Type of Institution

  • Outpatients department
  • Inpatient department for tropical diseases
  • Research department

Services

  • Post-travel outpatients services
  • Inpatient care

Special services

  • Migration medicine
  • Consultations for international companies

In-house facilities

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

Links / collaborations

  • Università di Siena, Italy
  • Global Health Centre Tuscany Region
  • Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Italy
  • Centro per le Malatie Tropiali, Negrar (Verona), Italy
  • Dipartimento `G.F. Ingrassia - Sezione di Neuroscienze´, University of Catania, Italy
  • University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, United States of America,
  • Universidad Autónoma Gabriel René Moreno, Santa Cruz de Sierra, Bolivia
  • Public Health School `Tekove Katu´, Bolivia
  • Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
  • Universidad Nacional De Mayor San Marcus, Lima, Peru

Current research

  • Antimicrobial resistance in Italy and Bolivia
  • Invasive candidiasis
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Arboviral infections (zika, dengue, chikungunya)
  • Chagas disease
  • Active and latent tuberculosis
  • Clostridium difficile infection
  • Migrant health
  • Chagas disease

Future research interests

  • Migrant Health
  • Neglected tropical diseases