Produced by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), this digitally colorized scanning electron microscopic (SEM) image depicts a grouping of red colored, rod shaped, Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria, which cause tuberculosis
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Raj and Bharti Shah
ID Clinical Minute

NIH Press Release: NIH announces a large international clinical trial to prevent multidrug-resistant TB in children, adolscents, and adults who live wiith someone who has MDR-TB. CCGHE's Dr. Amita Gupta is a protocol chair.

New in PLoS One: We found a high burden of lung function defects and COPD in tuberculosis cases who successfully completed treatment, suggesting a need for lung function screening as part of patient management. 

Philanthrophy Update: The Mobile Health and Wellness Clinic, a gift from Raj and Bharti Shah, CTIS, and the NB Shah Charitable Trust has been a workhorse for delivering health care in Pune, India, right where it's needed.

In the early years of the HIV epidemic, before the widespread use of effective antiretroviral therapy (ART), HIV-infection was considered by many to be an absolute contraindication to solid-organ transplantation.


OFID: Study compared directly-observed therapy with video-based observed therapy using the emocha mobile health platform

Brown eye

New study will assess HIV+ patients and determine the prevalence of visual field loss due to noninfectious HIV retinopathy

Tubes of blood samples

New publication in BMJ Evidence Based Medicine looks at CBC count variations in blood drawn over a short time period

TREAT Asia Team Members

Pride in Pune: The BJGMC CRS teamed up with the Udaan Trust convene a sexual health awareness & screening camp

Akshay Gupte

Dr. Akshay Gupte comments on recent findings that many who've recovered from TB face increased risk of COPD

Dr. Bruno Andrade

Andrade has built an impressive research enterprise in Brazil, and a creative way to sustain it

Kathleen Page

UN News: Dr. Kathleen Page & colleagues briefed the UN Security Council on Venezuela's health crisis

Robert Bollinger

In a FierceHealthcare World TB Day Op-ed, Bob Bollinger discusses what's needed to eliminate TB

Amita Gupta

Infectious Disease News caught up with Dr. Amita Gupta at CROI 2019 to talk about TB prevention among people living with HIV