Training Years: 2012-2013
Training Site: BJ Medical College
Mentors: Vidya Mave, MD, MPH; Nikhil Gupte, PhD
Title: Assessing the association of indoor air pollution with tuberculosis in a tuberculosis and HIV endemic setting
Project Objectives: To investigate social determinants of risk for TB disease in an established study location in Pune, India. These determinants include both household environmental and family member risk factors. Prevalence estimates will be generated and used in modeling exercises to determine population attributable fractions.
NIH Support: Fogarty scholars doctoral training award