An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.


NAMRU SOUTH Hosts Gen. Richardson for Tour of Research Facilities

LIMA, Peru (Sept. 15, 2023) Gen. Laura Richardson, commander, U.S. Southern Command, greets Rear Admiral Jorge Enrique Andaluz Echevarría, Surgeon General of the Peruvian Navy, outside U.S. Naval Medical Research Unit (NAMRU) SOUTH. Richardson visited NAMRU SOUTH research facilities as part of a three-day tour of operations throughout Peru, to learn about the command’s ongoing research efforts between the U.S. and its partner nations in the SOUTHCOM region. NAMRU SOUTH, part of the Naval Medical Research & Development enterprise, conducts research on a wide range of infectious diseases of military and public health significance, and supports Global Health Engagement through surveillance of those diseases, including dengue fever, malaria, diarrheal diseases and sexually transmitted infections. (U.S. Navy photo by Monica Barrera/Released)

VIRIN: 230916-N-NT215-1003.JPG
Photo by: Monica Barrera
Download Image: Medium Full Size

Photo Details

Resolution: 1147x1515
Size: 0.36 MB
Location: LIMA, PERU

Guidance-Card-Icon Dept-Exclusive-Card-Icon