Susan Dorman, MD

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Associate Professor, Medicine

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Dr. Dorman and her research team at JHU focus on the development and assessment of new tuberculosis diagnostic tests and strategies and new tuberculosis treatment strategies.  Her team’s multidisciplinary work in tuberculosis diagnostics includes test development, accuracy assessments, implementation research, economic evaluations, and mathematical modeling.  Dr. Dorman serves as co-Principal investigator with Dr. Jerrold Ellner on a U.S. National Institutes of Health-funded contract, the ‘Tuberculosis Clinical Diagnostics Research Consortium’, whose mission is to conduct early stage assessments of novel diagnostic tests for tuberculosis at study sites in China, South Korea, South Africa, Kenya, Uganda, and Brazil.  She also serves as Principal Investigator on phase I, II, and III clinical trials of rifapentine, including multicenter international trials of the CDC Tuberculosis Trials Consortium. 

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Projects

Scale-up and implementation of TB diagnostics...

We are evaluating the implementation, cost-effectiveness, and potential epidemiological impact of scaling up Xpert across 19...

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A randomized trial of preventive therapy for...

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

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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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