Dr. Beata Casanas


Advisory Member USA

  • Infectious Disease Specialist and Professor at the University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine in Tampa.
  • Graduate from Nova South-Eastern University, College of Medicine in 1999.
  • Underwent both her Internal Medicine and specialty Postgraduate Training after graduation.
  • Performed Academic Duties at USF, Tampa General Hospital and Hillsborough County Health Department.
  • Involved in various research studies concerning HIV and Zika.
  • Well recognized expert in TB presentation and treatment and has already been a featured speaker at national and international venues in the last 16 years.
  • For the past two years, she has been a spokesperson and scientific advisor in mass media on COVID for USF and TGH.
  • Elected a Fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
  • Recently, she was chosen as the Program Director of the Year for the Infectious Disease Fellowship at the University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine.
  • Currently, serves as Executive Medical Director of the Hillsborough County Health Department overseeing the Tuberculosis, HIV and Sexually Transmitted Disease clinics.