Neglected tropical diseases

Prof. Pierre Ambroise-Thomas

Prof. Pierre Ambroise-Thomas

President of the National French Academy of Medicine, Member of the National French Academy of Pharmacy, Vice-President and President elect of the International Federation of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, President of the Société de Pathologie Exotique.

WHO expert (Malaria and tropical parasitic diseases), since 1974.

Member of 12 scientific societies in the field of Tropical medicine, Parasitology, Mycology, Immunology and Epidemiology.

Former Professor of Medical Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Medecine University of Grenoble, France and Head of the Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology. Outpatients’ clinic of Tropical Medicine University Hospital, Grenoble, France.

Former Director of the French F.D.A. Ministry of Health 1987-1989.

Author or co-author of 14 medical books and of more than 330 scientific international publications concerning malaria and other tropical diseases.