Co-Investigator, JHU NIMH Clinical Core
Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University
Dr Andrade is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University. She received her MD degree from the University Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Dr. Andrade is formally trained in public health and holds a M.P.H. degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health. She is also board certified in internal medicine and completed a fellowship in clinical pharmacology at the Johns Hopkins University. Dr Andrade is a co-investigator at the Johns Hopkins AIDS Clinical Trials Unit.
Dr Andrade has worked internationally providing training and giving lectures on drug-drug interactions with antiretroviral agents in Brazil, South Africa and India. She also participated in the development of clinical materials used to standardize delivery of care in local HIV clinics in Pretoria, South Africa. She is involved in the development of educational materials used in resource poor-settings for the management and treatment of HIV/AIDS and its complications. Her main areas of research interest involve adherence to antiretroviral therapy and drug interactions involving antiretrovirals and complementary and alternative medicine agents.
Dr Andrade currently has funding through the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) to evaluate American ginseng for the treatment of HIV-associated fatigue and the potential for drug interactions with antiretroviral agents and this dietary supplement.
Dr Andrade is also a clinician at the Moore HIV Clinic at the Johns Hopkins University.