Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

UPCH is the leading biomedical research university in Peru with sophisticated laboratory infrastructure (including category III facilities). Staff in the Faculties of Science & Philosophy and Public Health conduct internationally recognised basic science, clinical, epidemiological and translational research on the major communicable and non-communicable diseases of the region.

David Moore is an Infectious Diseases physician and researcher. He has led a clinic-epidemiological and laboratory research group in Lima since 2002 and, as a LSHTM staff member, holds a Visiting Professor position at UPCH where he has offices, administrative support and shares a category III TB research laboratory. He has published extensively in the field of tuberculosis diagnostics and drug resistance and has undertaken research studies evaluating the pharmacokinetics of TB drugs in diabetic TB patients.

Principal Investigator

Photo of Dr David Moore Dr David Moore
Visiting Professor
Av. Honorio Delgado 430, San Martin de Porres, Lima 31, Peru
Tel: +44 77 572 64153
Photo of  Cesar Ugarte Gil Cesar Ugarte Gil
Av. Honorio Delgado 430, San Martin de Porres, Lima 31, Peru

Additional Team Members

Sonia Lopez
Tel: +51 997 480 238
Role in the project:  Lead field research nurse
Jorge Coronel
Tel: +51 969 335 952
Role in the project:  Lead laboratory scientist

Institution legal name
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

Institution short name

Av. Honorio Delgado 430
San Martin de Porres
Lima 31