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Department of Internal Medicine

Infectious Diseases

Photo of  Moises A. Huaman, MD MSc

Moises A. Huaman, MD MSc

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Clinical Interest

Internal Medicine


Infectious Disease
Internal Medicine

  • Master's Degree: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
  • Medical Degree: Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos
  • Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
  • Fellowship: Vanderbilt University
Board Certifications & Licenses
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease) 11/12/2013
  • American Board of Internal Medicine 08/15/2011
Contact Information
  • UC Health Holmes Hospital
  • Room 3112
  • Albert Sabin Way at Eden Avenue
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
  • Office 513-584-6977
  • Fax 513-586-6386
  • Email

Peer Reviewed Publications

Huaman, Moises A; Henson, David; Rondan, Paola L; Ticona, Eduardo; Miranda, Gustavo; Kryscio, Richard J; Mugruza, Raquel; Aranda, Ernesto; Ticona, Cesar; Abarca, Susan; Heredia, Paula; Aguirre, Andres; Sterling, Timothy R; Garvy, Beth A; Fichtenbaum, Carl J 2018. Latent tuberculosis infection is associated with increased unstimulated levels of interferon-gamma in Lima, Peru. PloS one, 13 9, e0202191

Huaman, Moises A; Ticona, Eduardo; Miranda, Gustavo; Kryscio, Richard J; Mugruza, Raquel; Aranda, Ernesto; Rondan, Paola L; Henson, David; Ticona, Cesar; Sterling, Timothy R; Fichtenbaum, Carl J; Garvy, Beth A 2018. The Relationship Between Latent Tuberculosis Infection and Acute Myocardial Infarction. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 66 6, 886-892

Huaman, M A; Kryscio, R J; Fichtenbaum, C J; Henson, D; Salt, E; Sterling, T R; Garvy, B A 2017. Tuberculosis and risk of acute myocardial infarction: a propensity score-matched analysis. Epidemiology and infection, 145 7, 1363-1367

Huaman, Moises A; Brawley, Robert; Ashkin, David 2017. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in transplant recipients: Case report and review of the literature. Transplant infectious disease : an official journal of the Transplantation Society, 19 2,

Huaman, Moises A; Ribes, Julie A; Lohr, Kristine M; Evans, Martin E 2016. Mycobacterium marinum Infection After Exposure to Coal Mine Water. Open forum infectious diseases, 3 1, ofv205

Huaman, Moises A; Vilchez, Valery; Mei, Xiaonan; Davenport, Daniel; Gedaly, Roberto 2016. Donor positive blood culture is associated with delayed graft function in kidney transplant recipients: a propensity score analysis of the UNOS database. Clinical transplantation, 30 4, 415-20

Huaman, Moises A; Vilchez, Valery; Mei, Xiaonan; Shah, Malay B; Daily, Michael F; Berger, Jonathan; Gedaly, Roberto 2016. Decreased Graft Survival in Liver Transplant Recipients of Donors with Positive Blood Cultures: A review of the UNOS dataset. Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, ,

Salt, Elizabeth; Wiggins, Amanda T; Rayens, Mary Kay; Huaman, Moises A; Mannino, David; Schwieterman, Philip; Merkley, Scott A; Jones, Allison R; Crofford, Leslie J 2016. Risk Factors for Targeted Fungal and Mycobacterial Infections in Patients Taking Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors. Arthritis & rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.), 68 3, 597-603

Ticona, Eduardo; Huaman, Moises A; Huaroto, Luz Maria; Burgos, Marcos; Brett, Meghan; Escombe, Rod; Moore, David A J 2016. Tuberculosis screening using ability to provide sputum in an endemic emergency department. The European respiratory journal, 47 1, 330-3

Villegas, Leonela; Otero, Larissa; Sterling, Timothy R; Huaman, Moises A; Van der Stuyft, Patrick; Gotuzzo, Eduardo; Seas, Carlos 2016. Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Treatment Outcomes of Isoniazid- and Rifampicin-Mono-Resistant Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Lima, Peru. PloS one, 11 4, e0152933

Huaman, M A; Fiske, C T; Jones, T F; Warkentin, J; Shepherd, B E; Ingram, L A; Maruri, F; Sterling, T R 2015. Tuberculosis and the risk of infection with other intracellular bacteria: a population-based study. Epidemiology and infection, 143 5, 951-9

Reeves, J S; Rajagopalan, N; Huaman, M A 2015. Disseminated Streptococcus pneumoniae infection involving a ventricular assist device. Transplant infectious disease : an official journal of the Transplantation Society, 17 4, 613-6

Huaman, Moises A; Sterling, Timothy R; Shepherd, Bryan E; Fiske, Christina T 2014. 25-Hydroxyvitamin D levels after recovery from tuberculosis: insights into pathogenesis. Tuberculosis (Edinburgh, Scotland), 94 1, 51-4

Watson, Graham T; Huaman, Moises A; Semler, Matthew W; Manners, Judy; Woron, Amy M; Carpenter, L Rand; Christman, Brian W 2013. When nature meets nurture: persistent Yersinia infection. The American journal of medicine, 126 7, 578-80

Huaman, Moises A; Aguilar, Javier; Baxa, Dwayne; Golembieski, Alicia; Brar, Indira; Markowitz, Norman 2011. Late presentation and transmitted drug resistance mutations in new HIV-1 diagnoses in Detroit. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases, 15 11, e764-8

Huaman, Moises A; Diaz-Kuan, Alicia; Hegab, Sara; Brar, Indira; Kaatz, Scott 2011. CURB-65 and SMRT-CO in the prediction of early transfers to the intensive care unit among patients with community-acquired pneumonia initially admitted to a general ward. Journal of hospital medicine, 6 9, 513-8

Huaman, Moises A; Kamimura-Nishimura, Kelly I; Kanamori, Mariano; Siu, Alejandro; Lescano, Andres G 2011. Validation of a susceptibility, benefits, and barrier scale for mammography screening among Peruvian women: a cross-sectional study. BMC women's health, 11 , 54

Huaman, Moises A; Araujo-Castillo, Roger V; Soto, Giselle; Neyra, Joan M; Quispe, Jose A; Fernandez, Miguel F; Mundaca, Carmen C; Blazes, David L 2009. Impact of two interventions on timeliness and data quality of an electronic disease surveillance system in a resource limited setting (Peru): a prospective evaluation. BMC medical informatics and decision making, 9 , 16

Huaman, Moises A; Deepe, George S; Fichtenbaum, Carl J . Elevated Circulating Concentrations of Interferon-Gamma in Latent Tuberculosis Infection. Pathogens & immunity, 1 2, 291-303

Huaman, Moises A; Henson, David; Ticona, Eduardo; Sterling, Timothy R; Garvy, Beth A . Tuberculosis and Cardiovascular Disease: Linking the Epidemics. Tropical diseases, travel medicine and vaccines, 1 ,

Rebeiro, Peter Francis; Ivey, Kelsey Sunderland; Craig, Kaylin Smith; Hulgan, Todd; Huaman, Moises Arturo; Nash, Robertson; Raffanti, Stephen; Equakun, Kehinde Amen; Person, Anna Kristine . New Faces of HIV Infection: Age, Race, and Timing of Entry into HIV Care in the Southeastern United States. Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care, 16 4, 347-352

Ticona, Eduardo; Huaman, Moises A; Yanque, Omar; Zunt, Joseph R . HIV and HTLV-1 coinfection: the need to initiate antiretroviral therapy. Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care, 12 6, 373-4