TB Modeling and Analysis Consortium

Location

Baltimore, Maryland, US

Dates

01/01/2013 - 12/01/2015

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD

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

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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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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Scale-up and implementation of TB diagnostics...

We are evaluating the implementation, cost-effectiveness, and potential epidemiological impact of scaling up Xpert across 19...

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Comparative Effectiveness/Implementation of...

This cluster-randomized trial in 56 rural primary care clinics compares the effectiveness and implementation of three strategies...

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