ICOHRTA Training Program (Fogarty)

Location

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Dates

01/18/2038 - 01/18/2038

PI

Jonathan Golub, PhD, MPH

International Clinical, Operational, and Health Services Research Award (ICOHRTA) training program.

A training program that brings Brazilian researchers to Baltimore for a program that includes coursework at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Graduate Summer  Institute of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, a course designed and instructed by Dr. Golub (Design and Methodological Issues in Research Development), and one-on-one mentoring with Hopkins faculty and staff. Currently, over 90 Brazilian trainees have participated. 

Projects

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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Modeling the impact of novel TB drug regimens...

We are constructing mathematical models of TB epidemics in Southeast Asia, India, and Vietnam to explore the potential...

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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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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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