Richard Chaisson, MD

Director

Titles:

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Tuberculosis Research

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research

Professor, Medicine, Epidemiology and International Health

Email:

rchaiss@jhmi.edu

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Richard E. Chaisson, M.D., is Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology and International Health and Director of the Johns Hopkins University Center for Tuberculosis Research and Principal Investigator of the Hopkins Center for AIDS Research (CFAR).  His research interests focus on tuberculosis and HIV infection, including global control, prevention, clinical trials, and public health interventions. He leads research projects in South Africa, Malawi, Brazil and India and serves as Chair of the TB Transformative Science Group of the AIDS Clinical Trials Group. He has published over 460 scientific papers and book chapters.

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Projects

Understanding the role of repeat testing and...

We have developed a Markov model of serial IGRA testing to help improve testing algorithms with TST vs. IGRA in low-risk...

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Modeling to improve TB decision-making in the...

We are part of a large consortium that is constructing epidemic and economic models of TB and HIV in collaboration with the U.S....

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mHealth for improved TB contact investigation...

This multicenter randomized study is evaluating the implementation, effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, and population-level...

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Statins as adjunctive host-directed therapy...

This study will investigate the role of statins in combination with the first-line regimen for TB in the mouse model. In...

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