Ricardo Figueroa

Ricardo Figueroa


Summary

MD specialist in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, with a Master in Medical Sciences: With a total of 27 years of overall experience in the treatment of infectious complications of pregnant women, including tuberculosis, HIV, varicella-zoster virus infection, sexually transmitted diseases, human papiloma virus, prenatal infections and use of antibiotics in pregnant women.
Currently a senior researcher at the National Institute of Perinatology (INPer), and coordinator of the Multidisciplinary Work Group for the attendance of HIV pregnant women at the INPer.
I participated as clinical researcher and Co-Study Coordinador of the study: A Prospective, Observational Study of HIV-Infected Pregnant Women and their Infants at Clinical Sites in Latin American and Caribbean Countries. Project funded by the NISDI Projects, National Institute of Health (NIH) EU. 2002-2006.
I am responsible for the attendance of pregnant women with infectious diseases complications and manager for HIV program at the INPer.
I speak English and Spanish.

HIV Infectious Diseases Internal Medicine

Work details

Chief of Department

National Institute of Perinatology
Infectious Diseases
I am responsible for the attendance of pregnant women with infectious diseases complications and manager for HIV program at the Institute.