Robert Hunter

M.D. 1978, University of Puerto Rico

Academic Department(s)
Department of Internal Medicine

Research Area

Research Interest
HIV/HCV co-infection
HIV Pathogenesis

Selected Publications
Efficacy of a Food Safety Comic Book on Knowledge and Self-Reported Behavior for persons Living with AIDS. Dworkin MS, Peterson CE, Gao W, Mayor AM, Hunter R, Negrón E, Fleury A, Besch CL.  PLoS One 2013 Oct 4;8(10):e72874.  
HIV/AIDS in the Puerto Rican elderly: immunological changes between gender and body mass index.  Maldonado-Martínez G, Fernández-Santos DM, Ríos-Olivares E, Mayor AM, Hunter-Mellado RF. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2013 Nov;24(4 Suppl):94-105. 
Hepatitis-C multimedia prevention program in poor Hispanic HIV-infected injecting drug users: six months after intervention. Mayor AM, Fernández DM, Colón H, Thomas JC, Miranda C, Hunter-Mellado RF.  J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2013 Nov;24(4 Suppl):29-37. 
 K-RAS mutation profile in Puerto Rican patients with colorectal cancer: trends from April 2009 to January 2011. Ruiz-Candelaria Y, Miranda-Diaz C, Hunter-Mellado R. Int. J Biol Markers. 2013 Dec 17;28(4):e393-7. 
Exercise and Auricular Acupuncture for Chronic Low-back Pain: A Feasibility Randomized-controlled Trial. Hunter RF, McDonough SM, Bradbury I, Liddle SD, Walsh DM, Dhamija S, Glasgow P, Gormley G, McCann SM, Park J, Hurley DA, Delitto A, Baxter GD. Clin J Pain. 2012 Mar-Apr;28(3):259-67. 
Contact Information
Universidad Central del Caribe
P.O. Box 60327
Bayamón, PR 00960-6032
Tel  (787) 787-8710