Clinical Sciences Core (C) : Core Directors

Maria Alcaide, M.D.

Research profile
Assoc. Professor of Clinical
Infectious Diseases

Dr. Alcaide is an Infectious Diseases specialist, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Director of the University of Miami Infectious Diseases Research Unit, and the Miami CFAR Clinical Core. Dr. Alcaide has clinical and research expertise in HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and other infectious diseases. She is the PI and co-investigator of multiple US and international research studies (South Africa, Zambia, Argentina) focused on HIV. In addition she is the PI and co-investigator of infectious diseases research on Zika though federal and state of Florida funding. As the Director of the CFAR clinical core, she facilitates the conduction of clinical research focused on HIV according to the Miami CFAR clinical core aims.