Tania A. Thomas, MD, MPH

Tania A. Thomas, MD, MPH

T Thomas
Tania A. Thomas
Degree(s): MD, MPH
Graduate School: Oregon Health & Sciences University
Primary Appointment: Assistant Professor, Infectious Diseases & International Health
Research Interests:
epidemiology of and diagnostics for pediatric tuberculosis
Email Address: tat3x@virginia.edu

Research Description


Selected Publications

Thomas TA, Heysell SK, Moodley P, Montreuil R, Ha X, Friedland G, Bamber SA, Moll AP, Gandhi N, Brant WE, Sturm W, Shah S.  Intensified specimen collection to improve tuberculosis diagnosis in children from Rural South Africa, an observational study. BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Jan 9;14:11. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-11.

Heysell SK, Thomas TA, Sifri CD, Rehm PK, Houpt ER.  18-Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography for tuberculosis diagnosis and management: a case series. BMC Pulm Med. 2013 Mar 21;13:14. doi: 10.1186/1471-2466-13-14.

Heysell SK, Shenoi SV, Catterick K, Thomas TA, Friedland G.  Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage among hospitalised patients with tuberculosis in rural Kwazulu-Natal. S Afr Med J. 2011 May;101(5):332-4.

Thomas TA, Mondal D, Noor Z, Liu L, Alam M, Haque R, Banu S, Sun H, Peterson KM.  Malnutrition and helminth infection affect performance of an interferon gamma-release assay. Pediatrics. 2010 Dec;126(6):e1522-9. doi: 10.1542/peds.2010-0885. Epub 2010 Nov 8.

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