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

Quantitative assessment of the tipping point...

Quantitative methods will be used to study Mtb dynamics to determine the tipping point for macrophage infection, which depends...

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ACTG trial A5343

Phase 2 safety study of bedaquiline and delamanid for the treatment of MDR-TB in South Africa

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Evaluating an automated system for...

We are evaluating the accuracy and cost-effectiveness of TBDx, an automated digital microscopy system, as a screening test to...

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Modeling the impact of spatially targeted TB...

We have developed transmission models to understand the impact of TB vaccination strategies that target hotspots of...

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A randomized trial of preventive therapy for...

We are evaluating the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of levofloxacin preventive therapy for adult contacts of MDR TB patients...

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