• Medical School: Universidad Peruana Cayetano
  • Internship:   Brooklyn Hospital, NY
  • Residency:  MCV/VCU & Air Force Hospital, San Marcos University Peru
  • Fellowship:  Baylor College of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Pulmonology

Clinical Interests

  • Asthma
  • Chronic respiratory disorder
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Sleep apnea

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Pulmonary Chapter
  • American Thoracic Society

Selected Publications

Tuvim MJ, Adachi R, Chocano JF, Moore RH, Lampert RM, Zerae R, Knoll BJ, Dickey BF: Rab3d, a small GTPase, is Localized on Mast Cell Secretory Granules and Translocates to the Plasma Membrane upon Exocytosis. AJRCMB 1999:20;79-89.



Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Eastern Virginia Medical School

Division of Pulmonology
Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
601 Children's Lane
Norfolk, VA 23507
Phone: (757) 668-7426 ▪ Fax: (757) 7784