TB Modeling and Analysis Consortium (TB MAC)

Dates

01/01/2017 - 12/31/2018

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM

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

Projects

A Comprehensive Snapshot of Tuberculosis...

This study aims to find all cases of TB within an urban Ugandan community of 50,000 people and to characterize both the...

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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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Statins as Adjunctive, Host-Directed Therapy...

The goal of this study is to investigate the potential utility of pravastatin as an adjunctive, host-directed therapy for...

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Quantiferon gold test for detecting TB...

This is a cluster randomized trial comparing the time to known latent TB status among HIV infected patients receiving QGIT...

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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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