A Comprehensive Snapshot of Tuberculosis Transmission in an Urban Ugandan Community: The STOMP TB

Dates

08/15/2017 - 07/31/2021

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD

This study aims to find all cases of TB within an urban Ugandan community of 50,000 people and to characterize both the transmission patterns and potential impact of alternative strategies to prevent TB transmission in urban communities of sub-Saharan Africa.

Projects

Understanding the costs and...

We have conducted an empirical costing analysis of facility-based versus community-based treatment for TB in Bangladesh and are...

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TB Modeling and Analysis Consortium

The TB MAC brings TB modelers together from a wide range of institutions to answer questions of global policy relevance.  I...

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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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Assessing the social value of novel regimens...

We are collaborating with investigators from the Berman Bioethics Institute to develop novel techniques for economic evaluation...

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Statins as Adjunctive, Host-Directed Therapy...

The goal of this study is to investigate the potential utility of pravastatin as an adjunctive, host-directed therapy for...

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