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Organization Contact Information

Name: New Jersey Medical School Global Tuberculosis Institute
Street 1: 225 Warren Street 2nd Floor East Wing
Street 2: P.O. Box 1709
City: Newark
Province: NJ
Post Code: 07103
Country: United States of America
Phone: 1-973-972-3270
Email: Rajita.bhavaraju@rutgers.edu
Web Site: http://globaltb.njms.rutgers.edu/

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms.
First Name: Rajita
Last Name: Bhavaraju
Title: MPH ; Deputy Director
Email: Rajita.bhavaraju@rutgers.edu
Phone:  

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Alfred
Last Name: Lardizabal
Title: MD
Email: lardizaa@rutgers.edu
Phone:  

General Information

Board Constituency: Technical agencies
Organization Type - Primary: Academic / Research Institution
Organization Type - Secondary: None
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: International
Organization Description:
Mission: To advance state of the art tuberculosis care through excellence in research, practice and teaching.

We provide patient-centered care through a multi-disciplinary team approach to address the complex clinical, social, and cultural issues which impact the prevention, control, and elimination of tuberculosis

We translate effective and successful TB control strategies into practical, experienced-based, teaching models for replication in other jurisdictions
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 26 - 50
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 26 - 50
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 0
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $1 MIL-$10 MIL
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Stop TB communications
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Technical assistance and advice
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: United States of America
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
-Provide training, technical assistance and medical consultation
-Develop educational resources for distribution
-Participate in national research consortia for TB Clinical Trials and TB epidemiologic, operational and behavioral studies
-Provide clinical and TB control services to a cohort of patients in local jurisdiction
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: United States of America
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: Global
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Singapore

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Provision of drugs, diagnostics and commodities
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy United States of America
Delivery of health services and care Ukraine
Delivery of health services and care United States of America
Research and Development United States of America
Technical Assistance United States of America

Contribution

Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
Training courses and materials
Technical assistance
Service on governing bodies
Working Groups

Drug-Resistant TB:
Training courses and materials
Technical assistance
Service on governing bodies
Working Groups

TB-HIV:
Training courses and materials
Technical assistance
Service on governing bodies
Working Groups

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
none

Application date:  
Last updated: July 15, 2016