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

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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A Blueprint for Success: Understanding the...

We are using a combination of statistical analysis and transmission modeling, in collaboration with the NYC Dept of Health &...

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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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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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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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