Physician Education: Bridging Clinical Research and Patient Care

Faculty Profile

Associate Professor of Medicine and Public Health
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

Topics of Professional Interest:
  • HIV
  • Metabolic complications
  • Comorbidities
  • HIV and pregnancy
  • HIV resistance
  • Treatment of HIV in international settings
  • Medical education
Current Professional Summary:

Dr Rodriguez is an attending physician at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Hospital and the 1917 Clinic at UAB. He is also the Medical Director of the General Medicine/Infectious Diseases inpatient ward. He is principal investigator at UAB of the Peru-ICOHRTA training network in HIV and tuberculosis.

Committees and Organizations:
  • HIV Medicine Association
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Peruvian Society of Infectious Diseases
  • American College of Physicians
Honors and Awards:
  • Top 10 Teacher Award, University of Alabama at Birmingham (2010, 2011, 2012)
Education:
  • Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, MD (1998)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Internship (1999)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Residency (2002)
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Chief Resident (2002-2003)
  • Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Fellowship, Infectious Diseases (2003-2005)