Journal of Vasculitis

ISSN: 2471-9544

Open Access

Alexandre Wagner Silva de Souza

Alexandre Wagner Silva de Souza

Alexandre Wagner Silva de Souza
Medical Doctor
Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Brazil


He was born on 12th February 1973 in Natal, Brazil , and he graduated as a medical doctor in 1996 at the Universidade Federal Rio Grande do Norte . His residence in internal medicine was concluded in 1998 and in rheumatology in 2000 at Universidade Federal de São Paulo . He defended a PhD thesis about risk factors for cardiovascular disease in primary antiphospholipid syndrome in São Paulo, Brazil, in 2007 and another PhD thesis in 2015 in Groningen , the Netherlands about HMGB1 in systemic vasculitis. I currently I work for the Universidade Federal de São Paulo as a rheumatologist where He is responsible for the vasculitis outpatient clinic . He is a member of the editorial board of the Brazilian Journal of Rheumatology and a member of the Vasc ulopathy Committee of the Brazilian Society of Rheumatology

Research Interest

Pathophysiology of systemic vasculitis, Epidemiology of systemic vasculitides. Therapy in Takayasu arteritis

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