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

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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Quantitative assessment of the tipping point...

Quantitative methods will be used to study Mtb dynamics to determine the tipping point for macrophage infection, which depends...

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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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ACTG trial A5343

Phase 2 safety study of bedaquiline and delamanid for the treatment of MDR-TB in South Africa

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