Professor Paula Alba, MD, PhD

Alba[1]State University of Còrdoba


Paula Alba is a Consultant Rheumatologist, Assistant Professor and Clinical Researcher in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology at the Còrdoba Hospital, State University of Còrdoba. She graduated from Medical School at the State University Còrdoba in 1992 and finished her Internal Medicine and Rheumatology specialties at the Còrdoba Hospital. She subsequently completed a fellowship programme in Lupus Research Unit at St. Thomas’ Hospital London in 2001, and she received her PhD in Medicine and Surgery from the Faculty of Medicine at the State University of Còrdoba in 2008.

Professor Alba is a Managing Editor of Revista de Facultad de Ciencias Mèdicas UNC and on the Editorial Board of Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Reumatologìa. She is member of Argentinian Society of Rheumatology and was member of Scientific Committee of Argentinian Congress of Rheumatology (2011–2012).

Professor Alba’s clinical and research interests include the clinical and immunological aspects of systemic lupus erythematosus, particularly lupus nephritis, and antiphospholipid syndrome and pregnancy. She has published over 30 articles in medical journals and over 10 book chapters.



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