Prof. Andreas Diacon
Prof. Andreas Diacon is the CEO of TASK Applied Science. He is a consultant in Internal Medicine, Pulmonology and Intensive Care at Tygerberg Hospital, as well as Professor at Stellenbosch University, and the Principal Investigator for Clinical Trials at the DST/NRF Centre of Excellence for Biomedical TB Research. His main research interests are laboratory techniques and clinical methods for the evaluation of novel anti-tuberculosis agents and regimens.
Mrs Hughes is in charge of the operational management for our sites. She has an extensive laboratory background and many years of experience in clinical trials in various fields.
Dr Florian von Groote-Bidlingmaier
Dr von Groote-Bidlingmaier is a specialist physician in Internal Medicine and Pulmonology. He is responsible for the MDR-TB trials at Brooklyn Chest Hospital.