Valdir Sabbaga Amato Biography Born July 3, 1964, graduated in medicine in 1991, Master of infectious diseases in 1997 and a PhD in infectious diseases both titles in 2001 from the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. It has area of expertise in parasitology, especially leishmaniasis, studying the immune response, the clinical picture and treatment of this disease. It has 62 papers published mostly in international journals. He is currently Chief of Ambulatory leishmaniasis, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of São Paulo Medical Supervisor of the division of Infectious Diseases Hospital. `Reviewer of several international periodicals, and was a member of the Editorial Board of two of them for five years .
Biography Updated on 21 May 2012