Dr. Vidya Mave is an assistant professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her research focuses on infectious diseases, particularly HIV and tuberculosis.
Dr. Mave serves as director and clinical research site (CRS) leader of the NIH-funded Baltimore-Washington-India HIV and Infectious Diseases Clinical Trials Unit (BWI-CTU), a collaborative research partnership in Pune, India that is part of the world’s largest HIV/TB therapeutic trials conducted by the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) and the International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Trials Network (IMPAACT).
She has more than 12 years of combined experience in clinical practice, education and research in infectious diseases, and has published over 20 peer-reviewed research publications.
Following a short tenure as assistant professor of infectious diseases at Tulane University School of Medicine, Dr. Mave joined the Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education. She now coordinates all clinical research activities at the BWI-CTU, which conducts phase I, II and III clinical trials of therapeutic drug interventions for HIV and co-morbid infections, including TB and hepatitis in adults (including pregnant women) and children.
Her research interests include the epidemiology of latent TB infection among pregnant women, the role of vitamin D levels in pediatric TB infection and patterns of TB drug resistance in Pune. In addition, Dr. Mave has mentored more than 16 pre- and postdoctoral trainees from Johns Hopkins and is available to mentor trainees participating in the BJGMC-JHU HIV-TB Fogarty Research Training Program.
Dr. Mave received an M.B.B.S. in medicine from Karnatak University in Dhjarwad, India and an M.P.H. from Tulane University. She completed her internal medicine training at St. Barnabas Hospital in New York, followed by a post-doctoral fellowship in infectious diseases at Tulane University and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Mave is board certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases by the American Board of Internal Medicine.