Biography

Roberto C. Arduino, M.D. graduated from Universidad de Buenos Aires Medical School in 1982, trained in internal medicine from 1982 through 1987, and completed his fellowship in infectious diseases in 1989 in Buenos Aires. He did additional infectious diseases training at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) McGovern Medical School from 1990-1994.

He has been actively involved in well funded HIV research, first in his native Argentina and now as a Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases at UTHealth. His current research includes clinical studies in new antiretroviral drugs, treatment strategies, immunomodulators, and research on lymphocyte subpopulations and viral and host genetics. Dr. Arduino is the Site Leader for the NIH funded CPCRA (Community Program for Clinical Research on AIDS) Clinical Research Site Houston AIDS Research Team for the AIDS Clinical Trial Group (ATCG) network and the principal investigator for the International Network for Strategic Initiatives in Global HIV Trials (INSIGHT).

Education

Medical Degree
Universidad de Buenos Aires Facultad de Medicina (Medical School)
Residency
Hospital de Clinicas - Universidad de Buenos Aires Facultad de Medicina (Medical School)
Fellowship
Hospital de Clinicas - Universidad de Buenos Aires Facultad de Medicina (Medical School)
Fellowship
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)