Hosted by the Peruvian Navy and co-located at their flagship hospital in Lima and at the Naval Hospital in Iquitos, the US Naval Medical Research Unit - 6 Perú (NAMRU-6) conducts research on and surveillance of a wide range of infectious diseases that are of military or public health significance in the region, including malaria and dengue fever...
To research, understand, and develop protective strategies against infectious diseases affecting uniformed service members and the general population in Peru and throughout Central and South America while enhancing public health capacity through respectful cooperation with our collaborators.
● Masters Degree in Epidemiology
● Two-week Field epidemiology course
● One week outbreak investigation
● Malaria Diagnostic Center