Our Research Studies

Our Studies

These Institutional Review Board (IRB)-approved studies conducted at Cervi Cusco have been funded by the US National Institutes of Health and industry.  We also conduct investigator-initiated research studies.


  • Clinical Evaluation of Polarized Light Assisted Colposcopy (NCI R21)
  • Evaluation of an incentive for gynecologic exams in Cusco, Peru (NCI RO3)
  • Dia del Mercado (Study of Barriers to Cervical Cancer Screening)
  • Loop excision of the cervix (Study of patient education prior to surgery)
  • Cervical cancer education videos (Quechua and Spanish)
  • Cervical cancer stage biomarkers (INEN (NCI)-Lima)
  • Cervical cancer survivorship biomarkers (INEN (NCI)-Lima)
  • Spectroscopy Screening Trial (Guided Therapeutics)
  • Cervical cancer folate receptor biomarker (GY)
  • Incentive to improve patient follow-up
  • HPV vaccine compliance
  • Cervical pre-cancer stigma
  • Breast Cancer