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...
Conduct biomedical research in the field of infectious diseases and global health that is responsive to U.S. Navy requirements and delivers life saving products including knowledge, technology, and medical materiel that sustain the effectiveness of the uniformed service members through respectful cooperation with our collaborators
● Vector Management
● Control of Infections
● Leishmaniasis and malaria diagnostic
● Quality control for HIV tests