USF Health Panama faculty and adjunct faculty are actively involved in research and training in the health field and offer a broad curriculum of infectious disease training. By collaborating with international and regional experts, such as the Gorgas Regional Health Training Center, USF Health Panama supports research and provides training for public health professionals in infectious diseases such as dengue, tuberculosis, influenza, HIV/AIDS, malaria. Recently, USF Health Panama has started to work on the prevention of chronic diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer. Further, USF Health Panama faculty instruct courses and have developed modules in influenza, virology, epidemiology, laboratory medicine, health promotion and leadership.
USF Health Panama offers several certified, certificate courses (Diplomados) to health professionals in the Latin American Region, taught in Spanish.Diplomado in Clinical Research: Diplomado en Investigación Clínica (En Línea)
- Instructor: Arlene Calvo, PhD, MPHDiplomado in Infectious Disease: Fundamentos Para El Diagnostico De Infecciones
- Register for the next Clinical Research Diplomado!
- Instructors: Silvio Vega, MD. MSc, Nestor Sosa, MD, Xavier Saez-Llorens, MD., María Eugenia Gutiérrez, MD.