Human-centered Design and Communities of Practice to Improve Delivery of Home-based TB Contact

Dates

04/01/2019 - 03/31/2024

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM

The goal of this project is to use local communities of practice and the emerging technique of human-centered design to improve the implementation of contact investigation for tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda.

Projects

Impact of diabetes on TB treatment outcomes...

This is a study to prospectively enroll and follow TB patients co-infected with diabetes and TB patients without diabetes...

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Population-level impact of isoniazid...

We are collaborating with a team that conducted a randomized trial of IPT in Khayelitsha, South Africa, to extend their findings...

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FlexDx-TB: A flexible, user-friendly model of...

We have developed a web-based model that allows decision-makers to input local epidemiological and economic values and receive...

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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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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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