University Hospital La Paz-Carlos III,
Madrid (Spain)

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Unit of Tropical Medicine and Travel
 

Postal address:  Calle de Sinesio Delgado, 10, 28029 Madrid, Spain

Website: https://www.comunidad.madrid/hospital/lapaz/

Site coordinator

Elena Trigo

Elena Trigo Esteban

Email: etrigoes@gmail.com

Tel.: +34-649 021 539

Site members

Marta Diaz

Marta Díaz Menéndez

Email: marta.diazmenendez@gmail.com

Tel.: +34-628 337 899

Veit

Fernando de la Calle Prieto

Email: fcalle.prieto@salud.madrid.org

Tel.: –

Type of Institution

University hospital

Services

  • Pre-travel services
  • Post-travel outpatients services
  • Inpatient care
  • Research department
  • BSL-4 isolation unit

Special services

  • Migration medicine
  • Online consultations
  • High altitude medical couselling
  • Consultations for international companies
  • Hotline on Zika
  • Hotline on Tick-borne diseases

In-house facilities

  • Laboratory
    • Haematology
    • Chemistry
    • Parasitology
    • Virology (incl. haemorrhagic fever viruses)
    • Mycology
    • Serology
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray
  • CT
  • MRI

Links/collaborations

  • Geosentinel
  • REDIVI (National Spanish Network for Surveillance of Imported Diseases)
  • RICET
  • SEIMC
  • SEMTSI

Current research

  • Ebola vaccine
  • Chagas disease
  • Crimean-Congo HF
  • Zika
  • Chikungunya
  • Dengue vaccine

Future research interests

  • Arboviruses
  • Haemorrhagic fever viruses