Understanding and Improving the Effectiveness of Public Health Laboratory Networks for Infectious

Dates

04/01/2019 - 03/31/2024

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM

The goal of this project is to construct a mathematical model of the laboratory network for diagnosis of infectious diseases in Ghana, with an emphasis on centralized versus peripheral placement of laboratory-based diagnostic testing.

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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ACTG trial A5343

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

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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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