Population-level impact of isoniazid preventive therapy in South Africa

Location

Khayelitsha, South Africa, South Africa

Dates

08/01/2012 - 07/01/2015

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM

We are collaborating with a team that conducted a randomized trial of IPT in Khayelitsha, South Africa, to extend their findings and understand the potential population-level impact of IPT in this unique epidemiological setting.

Projects

A randomized trial of preventive therapy for...

We are evaluating the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of levofloxacin preventive therapy for adult contacts of MDR TB patients...

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TB Modeling and Analysis Consortium (TB MAC)

Dr. Dowdy serves on the steering committee of an international consortium of TB modelers that aims to improve approaches to TB...

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Enhancing models of HIV,viral hepatitis,...

The goal of this five-year project is to assist the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in their approach...

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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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