Rosser, Dr Andrew



Infectious diseases and medical microbiology

Training and education

Dr Rosser trained in medicine at the Royal Free Hospital from 1997 to 2003. He undertook training in infectious diseases and medical microbiology in Leicester and Portsmouth. He completed an MD in tuberculosis at the University of Leicester in 2018.


Dr Rosser is a consultant in infectious diseases and the department of infection who joined the Trust in 2017. 

Dr Rosser's clinical duties are divided between the management of inpatients with complex infections and outpatient tuberculosis clinics at the Royal South Hants Hospital. He also works as a clinical microbiologist with responsibility for intensive care. 

His areas of interest include:

  • tuberculosis
  • HIV infection
  • imported infections including schistosomiasis
  • global health
  • new antibiotics.


Dr Rosser's publications include:

  • Rosser A, Pareek M, Turapov O, Wiselka MJ, Mukamolova GV. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 Sep 7. Differentially Culturable Tubercule Bacilli are Generated During Non-pulmonary Tuberculosis Infection. 
  • Rosser A, Marx FM, Pareek M. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2018 Feb 1;22(2):139-150.Recurrent tuberculosis in the pre-elimination era.
  • Rosser A, Richardson M, Wiselka M, Free RC, Woltmann G, Mukamolova GV, Pareek M. BMC Infect Dis. 2018 Feb 27;18(1):94. A nested case-control study of predictors for tuberculosis recurrence in a large UK centre.
  • Rosser A, Rollinson D, Forrest M, Webster BL. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Sep 4;8:446. Isothermal Recombinase Polymerase amplification (RPA) of Schistosoma haematobium DNA and oligochromatographic lateral flow detection.


You can contact Dr Rosser via his secretary by calling 023 8120 4341.