Dr Giuseppe Pichierri


Consultant Microbiologist

GMC number: 7021702

Tel: 0208 934 2039

Professional background

Dr Giuseppe Pichierri studied medicine and completed his specialist training in Medical Microbiology and Virology in Pisa, Italy.

He developed an interest for medical microbiology in tropical settings while a specialist registrar, working for an Italian NGO in Mozambique, which led him to complete an MSc in Tropical Medicine and International Health and a Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene at LSHTM. He then worked in a number of countries –Papua New Guinea, Ethiopia, Malawi- for different research projects, spanning from HIV&visceral leishmaniasis to Plasmodium vivax malaria in pregnancy, before taking his first Consultant post in southwest Wales in 2009.

Over the last ten years, he has worked as a medical Microbiologist both in UK and Italy and is on the specialist register in both countries.

Dr Pichierri is currently the Antimicrobial Stewardship lead and Infection Control Doctor for the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability.

Dr Pichierri has an interest in Medical Education and is Educational Supervisor for FY1 doctors.

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