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Dr. Eric Houpt R.


University of Virginia

Direct Phone: (434) ***-****       

Email: e***@***.edu

University of Virginia

580 Massie Road

Charlottesville, Virginia 22903

United States

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The University of Virginia was founded in 1819 by Thomas Jefferson. The cornerstone of the University's first building was laid in 1817, with Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe in attendance. The first class entered the university in 1825, ... more

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Eric R. Houpt, MD, ...

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Eric R. Houpt, MD, FASTMH University of Virginia

Marafiki Foundation 2007 Directors & Staff

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Eric R. Houpt, MD

Dr. Houpt serves as President and Chair of the Board of Directors. He is Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health at the University of Virginia. His professional interest is in tropical infections, particularly intestinal protozoa. He previously trained at Emory and the University of Chicago, and has worked as a ward physician in a mission hospital in Papua New Guinea and at the Kilimanjaro Medical Centre in Tanzania. Since 2002 he has performed a number of clinical projects on diagnostics for tropical infections including amebiasis, cryptosporidiosis, and giardia infection among Tanzanian AIDS patients. Newer projects in Tanzania include studies on the burden of cryptococcal meningitis and tuberculosis. Dr. Houpt holds NIH grants in amebiasis and diagnostics for protozoal pathogens and was the 2002 Infectious Diseases Society of America Young Investigator in Vaccine Development. He attends on the UVA Infectious Diseases consultation service and the Traveler’s Clinic and started the 4th year medical school elective on Global Health.

Icenhour and University of ...

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Icenhour and University of Virginia professor Dr. Eric Houpt started the company in 2005 with a goal of creating diagnostic products that would help physicians.

"[Houpt] was frustrated with the lack of good diagnostics for parasitic diseases," Icenhour said.
For Icenhour, who was a senior post doctorate at Duke University, the decision to join Houpt in starting the company came down to a leap of faith.
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IDSA News : July/August 2010

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Eric R. Houpt, MD, FIDSA University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

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Eric Houpt, University of Virginia

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