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Clinical Research

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An international outbreak of salmonellosis associated with raw almonds contaminated with a rare phage type of Salmonella enteriditis.

Post Date: 
2005-01-15
Publication: 
Journal of Food Protection
During the winter of 2000 to 2001, an outbreak due to Salmonella Enteritidis (SE) phage type 30 (PT30), a rare strain, was detected in Canada. The ensuing investigation involved Canadian and American public health and food regulatory agencies and an academic research laboratory. Enhanced laboratory...

Profile of bone marrow examination in HIV/AIDS patients to detect opportunistic infections, especially tuberculosis

Post Date: 
2005-01-15
Publication: 
iIndian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology
Country: 
Morphological evaluation of 140 bone marrow aspirations received in haematopathology laboratory with serologically established HIV infection, along with other relevant special haematological tests, was done during 1st Jan 1999 - 31st Dec 2002 at state government run tertiary care General Hospital...

Profile of bone marrow examination in HIV/AIDS patients to detect opportunistic infections, especially tuberculosis

Post Date: 
2005-01-15
Publication: 
Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology
Country: 
Morphological evaluation of 140 bone marrow aspirations received in haematopathology laboratory with serologically established HIV infection, along with other relevant special haematological tests, was done during 1st Jan 1999 - 31st Dec 2002 at state government run tertiary care General Hospital...

An international outbreak of salmonellosis associated with raw almonds contaminated with a rare phage type of Salmonella enteriditis

Post Date: 
2005-01-15
Publication: 
Journal of Food Protection
Country: 
During the winter of 2000 to 2001, an outbreak due to Salmonella Enteritidis (SE) phage type 30 (PT30), a rare strain, was detected in Canada. The ensuing investigation involved Canadian and American public health and food regulatory agencies and an academic research laboratory. Enhanced laboratory...

Limited evolution in the HIV type 1 pol region among acute seroconverters in Pune, India

Post Date: 
2005-01-15
Publication: 
AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses
Country: 
India has the second largest burden of HIV-1-infected persons worldwide. Access to antiretroviral drugs in India is increasing. We analyzed HIV-1 protease and reverse transcriptase sequences in 12 acute seroconverters from Pune, India, and evaluated HIV-1 evolution in these individuals over time...

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Update on opportunistic infections

Post Date: 
2008-04-04
Presentation Location: 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Event & Convener: 
Brazil-Hopkins AIDS Conference
Presentation

The Need to Build a Culture and Capacity for Clinical Research within HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment Programs

Post Date: 
2008-04-04
Presentation Location: 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Event & Convener: 
VIII Brasil-Johns Hopkins University on HIV/AIDS. Hotel Sofitel
Presentation

Priorities and Opportunities for Vaccine Development: A Global View

Post Date: 
2008-03-27
Presentation Location: 
Philadelphia, PA
Event & Convener: 
Jefferson Vaccine Center Yearly Retreat. Thomas Jefferson University
Presentation

Challenges in the Management of HIV in India

Post Date: 
2008-03-06
Presentation Location: 
Washington, DC
Country: 
Event & Convener: 
Center for Global Development, 1776 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Third Floor
Presentation

HIV-1 Genotype Testing: Clinical Applications and Novel Assays

Post Date: 
2007-10-31
Presentation Location: 
Panamá, Panama
Event & Convener: 
COMISCA (Consejos de Ministerios de Salud de Centroamerica- Counsel of Central American Ministries of Health) Gorgas Memorial Institute
Presentation

Barriers to Health Care for Latino Immigrants in Baltimore

Post Date: 
2007-09-30
Presentation Location: 
Baltimore, MD
Event & Convener: 
Department of Hispanic Languages, Literature, and Culture. Goucher College
Presentation

Global Health Education: What in the World Must We Do?

Post Date: 
2007-09-14
Presentation Location: 
Pittsburgh, PA
Event & Convener: 
Medical Education Grand Rounds. University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Presentation

Improved Practice Through Networking and Knowledge Management

Post Date: 
2007-06-18
Presentation Location: 
Kigali, Rwanda
Event & Convener: 
2007 HIV/AIDS Implementers’ Meeting
Presentation

Global Health Education. [Plenary I]

Post Date: 
2007-06-08
Presentation Location: 
Stony Brook, NY
Event & Convener: 
Northeast Group on Educational Affairs. Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Presentation

Public Health Issues in South Asia

Post Date: 
2007-06-05
Presentation Location: 
Washington, DC
Event & Convener: 
South Asia Advanced Area Studies. Foreign Institute of the U.S. Department of State
Presentation

Eosinophilia in a Patient from Latin America

Post Date: 
2007-05-31
Presentation Location: 
Baltimore, MD
Event & Convener: 
Medicine Grand Rounds. Bayview Department of Medicine
Presentation

An update in opportunistic infections

Post Date: 
2007-05-21
Presentation Location: 
Baltimore, MD
Event & Convener: 
Johns Hopkins HIV Clinical Care Conference
Presentation

HIV Clinical Trials in the International Setting

Post Date: 
2007-04-30
Presentation Location: 
Silver Spring, MD
Event & Convener: 
Cross-Cutting Issues in HIV Therapy and Management: Emerging Challenges. US Food and Drug Administration Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, and Committee for Advanced Scientific Education
US Food and Drug Administration Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, and Committee for Advanced Scientific Education

The Future of US Efforts to Fight the HIV/AIDS Pandemic

Post Date: 
2007-04-27
Presentation Location: 
Washington, DC
Event & Convener: 
SAIS Global Health and Foreign Policy Initiative. The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
Presentation

Lessons Learned from bringing the National AIDS Institute of India and JHU researchers together: What was possible, and what wasn’t possible with the level of connection in place

Post Date: 
2007-04-25
Presentation Location: 
Arlington, VA
Country: 
Event & Convener: 
2007 Internet2 Annual Meeting
Roundtable Discussion, Panel Session II: The Importance of International Research Collaboration and R&E Networking in South Asia

Careers in Global Health: Challenges and Opportunities

Post Date: 
2007-04-14
Presentation Location: 
Haverford, PA
Event & Convener: 
Leaders in Public Health Symposium. Haverford College
Presentation

ART and tuberculosis [Panelist], and Toxicities of protease inhibitors [Lecture]

Post Date: 
2007-01-12
Presentation Location: 
Chennai, India
Event & Convener: 
National HIV Conference CART 2007
Presentation

Antiretroviral therapy during pregnancy and post-partum and ART resistance in India [Invited plenaries]

Post Date: 
2007-01-07
Presentation Location: 
Mumbai, India
Country: 
Event & Convener: 
HIV Current Treatment Options Conference
Presentation

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