Category: Completed Studies

Lets talk about support groups!!! Project Insaka— was a pilot study aimed at providing psychosocial support to young women (15-24 yrs. old), who are living with HIV and/or are pregnant between 28 –32 weeks, through mobile phone technology. Project Insaka…

HIV Self-Testing Africa Project Zambart, is part of a consortium of partners conducting the four-year HIV Self-Testing Africa (STAR) Study in fourteen urban and rural communities in Zambia.  STAR is a three-country clinical research project comprising Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi,…

Strengthening TB AIDS and Malaria Prevention Programme (STAMPP) STAMPP was a five-year project that ran from November 2006 – October 2011. It was funded by the European Union and operated within the Ministry of Health parameters and systems. It’s three…

The Zambia South Africa TB and HIV Reduction study (ZAMSTAR) The Study ZAMSTAR was a 2×2 factorial design cluster randomised trial of 2 interventions; community enhanced case finding of tuberculosis (ECF) and a household level integrated TB/HIV intervention. The Outcome…

The Zambia Project for Actively Curing Tuberculosis (ZAMPACT) Background Tuberculosis continues to be a public health burden with estimated incidences having risen six fold with the advent of the HIV epidemic in Zambia. Delayed diagnosis and the lack of sensitive…

DARTZ: Diabetes and Risk of Tuberculosis in Zambia The Diabetes and Risk of Tuberculosis in Zambia (DARTZ) studies have been investigating how diabetes, commonly known as sugar or sugar disease, affects tuberculosis (TB) control in Zambia.In Zambia and other countries…

Better Health Outcomes through Mentoring and Assessment (BHOMA) The BHOMA study is a cluster randomized community trial that aims to improve clinical care quality. The study has a stepped wedge design where the intervention was rolled out gradually until all the…