Valderilio Azevedo

About the Speaker
  • Profession
    Associate Professor of Rheumatology & Head of the Rheematology Unit
  • Company
    Federal University of Paraná
  • Web Sites

Valderilio Azevedo, Associate Professor of Rheumatology and Head of the Rheematology Unit of the Hospital de Clínicas at the Federal University of Paraná – UFPR- Brazil

  • Major research interests include clinical trials, regulatory advances in biologics therapies, spondyloarthritis, new treatment strategies for autoimmune diseases, biologics and biosimilars and translational research in SpA. Dr. Valderilio has authored around 150 publications in the field. He is the head of the Biotech Committee of the Brazilian Society of Rheumatology since 2018. He is also Member of GRAPPA – Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis – www.grappanetwork.org , EUSTAR – eular scleroderma trials and research group- www.eustar.org and member of ASAS- Assessment of Spondyloarthritis International Society
  • Executive Board Member of Americas Health Foundation- Washington DC. Projects on Pharmacovigillance of biologics and Biosimilars and spondyloarthritis and has been the Coordinator of the Latin American Forum on Biosimilars-FLAB since 2010
  • Advisory Board Member of Alliance for Safe Biologics Medicines, Washington DC, USA
  • To see his academic production at Researchgate – https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Valderilio_Azevedo