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

Understanding the role of repeat testing and...

We have developed a Markov model of serial IGRA testing to help improve testing algorithms with TST vs. IGRA in low-risk...

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MDR TB treatment as prevention: modeling the...

We are using transmission modeling to evaluate the potential impact of expanding DST and access to MDR TB treatment in Vietnam,...

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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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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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Comparative implementation and...

We are conducting a randomized comparative implementation trial across 56 sites in rural South Africa to evaluate three...

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