TB Modeling and Analysis Consortium

Location

Baltimore, Maryland, US

Dates

01/01/2013 - 12/01/2015

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM

The TB MAC brings TB modelers together from a wide range of institutions to answer questions of global policy relevance.  I sit on the 7-member steering committee, and we have contributed modeling results to a recent comparative modeling exercise aiming to understand our capacity to reach the post-2015 TB targets.

Projects

Understanding the impact of combined TB and...

We are developing models to understand the overlap of TB and HIV in three epidemiologically distinct settings (Canada, India,...

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FlexDx-TB: A flexible, user-friendly model of...

We have developed a web-based model that allows decision-makers to input local epidemiological and economic values and receive...

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The role of cell wall lipids in pathogenesis...

This study will use a combination of transcriptional, lipidomic, genetic, and imaging techniques to investigate whether...

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Options for Patient-Centered Delivery of...

This individually randomized trial is evaluating the relative effectiveness of self-administered therapy, directly observed...

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Population-level impact of isoniazid...

We are collaborating with a team that conducted a randomized trial of IPT in Khayelitsha, South Africa, to extend their findings...

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