HIV Physician & Researcher en Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Barcelona

Estats Units, 2004

Roger Paredes obtained a degree and doctorate in Medicine and Surgery from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB). He specialised in HIV resistance, at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston and Harvard Medical School, being funded by a post-doctoral scholarship from “la Caixa”. His team has demonstrated the clinical utility of new methods of sequencing HIV in both high- and low-income countries. He is a member of the WHO HIV Drug Resistance Strategy (ResNet) Steering Committee and of the International Antiviral Society-USA, which publishes an international annual update of drug resistance mutations in HIV-1. He is co-author of the Rega algorithm for interpreting resistance to antiretrovirals and is a virologist for the EuroSIDA European cohort. His group in now leading pioneering research into the role of the gut microbiome in the pathogenesis of HIV infection and chronic inflammation. He combines his research with a medical care role in the HIV unit of the Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital (Badalona).



Estats Units, 2004

Universitat o centre de destinació

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Estudis cursats amb la beca


Tipus d'estudis

Estada de recerca

Especialitat dels estudis cursats amb la beca

Medicina general i interna

Universitat d'origen

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Especialitat d'origen

Medicina general i interna


23 November 2015

Roger Paredes ha estat nomenat nou membre del Grup Directiu de l’OMS sobre Resistències del VIH als Medicaments

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25 June 2020

Descobrint els secrets dels microorganismes que ens habiten

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