Alberto García-Basteiro

Alberto García-Basteiro

Tuberculosis Research Coordinator

Manhiça Health Research Center, Mozambique

Tel:+258 866575707






Network Investigator


Research Keywords: 

Clinical trials, Epidemiology, Observational studies



Dr Alberto Garcia-Basteiro currently coordinates the TB research unit at the Manhiça Health Research Center (CISM), Mozambique. He was trained as a physician at University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), Spain, and completed the residency on preventative medicine and public health at Hospital Clinic in Barcelona and a Master´s Degree of Epidemiology from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM). He has participated in different research projects and clinical trials in poverty related diseases. Since June 2012, he is affiliated with the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal). The TB research area at CISM is involved in several large observational studies and clinical trials which contribute to the development of new tools to fight tuberculosis, in particular new diagnostic evaluations and drug and vaccine clinical trials. Dr Garcia-Basteiro’s interests include the study of the burden of TB disease in different vulnerable populations and characterization of the disease at clinical, microbiological and social level.


Related Websites

Profile page at CISM

ISGlobal site


Key Publications:

Available on NCBI