Paul Converse, PhD MHA

Position(s)

Research Associate

School(s)

Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health

Personal Website

SciVal Website Link
Current Courses Link

Tuberculosis,Leprosy,HIV,AIDS,Buruli Ulcer,Immunity,Animal Models,

  • 1: Converse PJ, Kloos H, Mulatu MS, Haile Mariam D and Haddis A. Bibliography on HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia and Ethiopians in the Diaspora: The 2008 Update. Ethiop J Health Dev 2009, 23: 73-94

  • 2: Yam KC, D’Angelo I, Kalscheuer R, Zhu H, Wang J-X, Snieckus V, Ly LH, Converse PJ, Jacobs WR Jr, Strynadka N and Eltis LD. Studies of a Ring-Cleaving Dioxygenase Illuminate the Role of Cholesterol Metabolism in the Pathogenesis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. PLoS Pathog. 2009 Mar;5(3):e1000344. Epub 2009 Mar 20

  • 3: Converse PJ, Karakousis PC, Klinkenberg LG, Kesavan AK, Ly LH, Allen SS, Grosset JH, Jain SK, Lamichhane G, Manabe YC, McMurray DN, Nuermberger EL, Bishai WR. The role of the dosR/dosS two-component regulatory system in Mycobacterium tuberculosis virulence in three animal models. Infect Immun. 2009 Mar;77(3):1230-7.

  • 4: Bryk R, Gold B, Venugopal A, Singh J, Samy R, Pupek K, Cao H, Popescu C, Gurney M, Hotha S, Cherian J, Rhee K, Ly L, Converse PJ, Ehrt S, Vandal O, Jiang X, Schneider J, Lin G, Nathan C. Selective killing of nonreplicating mycobacteria. Cell Host Microbe. 2008;3:137-45.

  • 5: Abdul-Majid KB, Ly LH, Converse PJ, Geiman DE, McMurray DN, Bishai WR. Altered cellular infiltration and cytokine levels during early Mycobacterium tuberculosis sigC mutant infection are associated with late-stage disease attenuation and milder immunopathology in mice. BMC Microbiol. 2008 Sep 17;8:151.

People

Yukari C. Manabe, MD

Associate Director of Global Health Research and Innovation

Stefan Baral, MD MPH,MBA,MSc

Director, Key Populations Program

Caitlin Kennedy, PhD MPH,BA

Co-Director, MPH concentration in Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health; Associate Director, Center for Qualitative...

Robert Bollinger Jr., MD MPH

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education (CCGHE); Associate Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Global...

Noreen Hynes, MD MPH

Director, Geographic Medicine Center of the Division of Infectious Diseases

Joanne Katz, ScD MS,BSc

Associate Chair, Director of Academic Programs
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Projects

Mpilonhle

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Nutrition Innovation Lab

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Building an Enabling Environment for Vaccines in India...

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