Training Pathways

i) Basic-Translational Science Track

Trainees pursuing this track will identify a mentor with an active research laboratory focused on mechanisms of TB or other pulmonary complications of HIV and coursework strong in the basic sciences.

 ii) Clinical -Translational Science Track

 Trainees pursuing this track will identify a mentor with an active clinical research program, focused on carrying out observational studies or evaluating the accuracy of novel diagnostics or the clinical efficacy of novel interventions.

iii) Implementation Science Track 

Trainees pursuing this track will identify a mentor with an active implementation research program, focused on engaging stakeholders and using mixed methods to prepare for novel patient or provider behavior change interventions.

iv) Evidence Synthesis for Health Policy Track

Trainees pursuing this track will identify a mentor with experience in systematic reviews or mathematical modeling and apply these methods to an important policy question in TB and other pulmonary complications of HIV.