Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales
Dr. Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales is an expert in tropical diseases, particularly in Zoonotic and Vector-Borne Diseases. His research interests over the past years have been focused on malaria, Chagas disease, leishmaniasis, dengue, Zika, chikungunya, Mayaro, and other emerging arboviruses, coordinating the Colombian Collaborative Network on Zika, chikungunya and other arboviruses (RECOLZIKA). He is President of the Travel Medicine Committee of the Pan American Infectious Diseases Association (API), as well as Secretary of the Colombian Infectious Diseases Association (ACIN). Since 2014 he has been recognized as Senior Researcher by the national agency of Sicence in Colombia, Colciencias. He is Professor and Appointed Director of Research of the Faculty of Health Sciences of the Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira in Pereira, Risaralda, Colombia. His H index is currently 27.