Modeling the impact of novel TB drug regimens and drug susceptibility tests

Location

Baltimore, Maryland, US

Dates

04/01/2013 - 06/01/2015

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD

We are constructing mathematical models of TB epidemics in Southeast Asia, India, and Vietnam to explore the potential population-level impact of drug susceptibility testing and novel TB drug regimens including PaMZ on the epidemic of MDR TB.

Projects

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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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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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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