Tropical Medicine Research Centers - Site Locations and Primary Investigators

Centro Internacional (Corporación Centro Internacional de Entrenamiento e Investigaciones Medicas - CIDEIM)
PI: Nancy Gore Saravia
Location: Colombia
Project name: Optimizing Surveillance and Treatment for Control of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis
Research focus: Cutaneous Leishmaniasis

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
PI: Hector Garcia
Location: Peru
Project name: Improving Diagnostic and Management Tools for Neurocysticercosis  (Peru-JHU TMRC Program)
Research focus: Neurocysticercosis

Banaras Hindu University*
PI: Shyam Sundar
Location: India
Project name: Visceral leishmaniasis in Bihar State, India
Research focus: Visceral leishmaniasis

Fundacao Faculdade De Medicina*
PI: Ester Sabino
Location: Brazil
Project name: Sao Paulo-Minas Gerais Tropical Medicine Research Center for Chagas
Disease Biomarker Discovery
Research focus: Chagas' disease

Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research
PI: Michael Wilson
Location: Ghana
Project name: Noguchi Institute Initiative for NTDs Elimination (NIINE)
Research focus: Soil transmitted helminths

Federal University of Bahia
PI: Edgar Carvalho
Location: Brazil
Project name: Inflammation in the Pathogenesis of Disseminated Leishmaniasis
Research focus: Leishmaniasis

University of Colombo
Co-PIs: Nadira Karunaweera, Guofa Zhou
Location: Sri Lanka, Bhutan
Project name: Epidemiology and transmission of Leishmania donovani infections in Sri Lanka and Bhutan
Research focus: Leishmaniasis

* indicates renewals

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