Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health

Global Health Topic(s)

HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis (TB)

Country(ies)

Mozambique

Contact Information

celacantor@gmail.com

Education

Ph.D., School of Medicine of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Emilio Valverde Ph.D.

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Emilio Valverde has a PhD in Medicine by the School of Medicine of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, and extensive professional experience in Mozambique, where he lives and works since 1998. Emilio worked as a clinician for Friends in Global Health between 2008 and 2012. Currently he works for APOPO, a Belgian NGO, on a project to improve TB detection in Mozambique.

Research Interests: TB diagnostics, HIV/TB co-infection