Dr Carlos Duncker​

Medical Science Liaison

Carlos started his career as an MD and completed residency programs in Internal Medicine and Nuclear Medicine as well as a PhD in Medicine and Surgery. Carlos was previously the head of the Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Department at the Children’s Hospital of Mexico, was Medical Advisor to the National Commission of Nuclear Safety and Safeguards, and was Professor of Medical Physics at Autonomous National University of Mexico for several years. He has published 176 medical papers and was a Reviewer for the European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging under two Editors for more than a decade. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American College of Nuclear Medicine and a Senior Member of the Mexican Academy of Surgery. Before joining Perspectum, Carlos managed the hepatology research at the Texas Digestive Disease Consultants (TDDC, the largest GI medical private practice in the USA). During his time at TDDC, Carlos positioned the hepatology research site as a top enroller for NASH clinical trials with the lowest screen failure rate among all US sites for multiple trials.