TRAC Seminar Series

Thursday, February 09, 2023 | 12pm - 1pm
Cost effectiveness of low-complexity screening tests in community-based screening for tuberculosis
Speaker: Lukas E. Bruemmer, BA

Please join us for the weekly Tuberculosis Research Advancement Center (TRAC) Seminar Series from 12:00 – 1:00 PM ET in CRB-2, 1M.13 or via Zoom: 

Lukas E. Bruemmer
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Division of Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine, Center for Infectious Diseases, Heidelberg University Hospital

Lukas Bruemmer is a medical student (MD / PhD equivalent) at the University of Heidelberg, Germany. He is currently pursuing a year-long research rotation with David Dowdy focused on cost-effectiveness analysis and transmission modeling. Lukas majored in finance for his undergraduate studies, and gained work experience with international organizations in the financial and health industry (profit and non-profit) in parallel to pursuing his degrees. His research at BSPH is supported by the German Center for Infection Research, the German Academic Exchange Service, and the Heidelberg Graduate School of Global Health.


The February TRAC Seminar Series is presented by the Bioinformatics, Modeling & Biostatistics Core on “Person-Centered Diagnosis and Prevention of TB.”