Zambart has been actively involved in regional and international research consortia e.g. TARGETS, Evidence for Action, CREATE consortium. Internationally, ZAMBART is recognised as one of the foremost TB/HIV research groups in the world. Representatives sit on the WHO TB/HIV working group and have assisted in the writing of WHO technical guidelines and policy documents.
Study Team For HPTN 071/PopART
The study is being conducted by the NIH funded HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN). The study is led by investigators at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) in collaboration with Imperial College London, the Zambia AIDS Related Tuberculosis (ZAMBART) Project and the Desmond Tutu TB Centre (DTTC) at Stellenbosch University, South Africa.
Study Funders For HPTN 071/PopART
The study is sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious diseases (NIAID), with funding from the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). Additional funding is provided through NIAID, the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), and the Gates Foundation