Sofia Viegas is a project investigator/Lab scientist on the TB Sequel Project at the Instituto Nacional de Saúde (INS), Mozambique. DR. Viegas will provide overall technical and scientific advice in laboratory activities of the study.
Dr. Viegas is a researcher at INS since 2006. Her previous work included coordination of the bacteriology laboratory from 2010 to 2011 and coordination of the activities of the tuberculosis reference laboratories from 2011 to 2015. She is actually the head of the Department of Laboratory Network and Reference Services at INS.
Beside TB sequel, he is also involved in the following research projects:
Her main research interest includes tuberculosis and laboratory diagnostics.