Dr. Nahid is Professor of Medicine, Director of Clinical Trials Operations in the UCSF Office of Research, Director of the UCSF CTSA Trials Innovation Network Hub, and Director of the UCSF Center for Tuberculosis. His research includes the conduct of clinical trials and translational research in global health with a focus on TB and HIV/TB. Dr. Nahid is co-founder of the Vietnam National TB Program/UCSF Research Collaboration Unit established in 2009 in partnership with Vietnam National Lung Hospital, Hanoi Lung Hospital, Pham Ngoc Thach Hospital, among other regional partners. Dr. Nahid is UCSF Program Director and Senior Research Advisor for the USAID-funded Supporting, Mobilizing and Accelerating Research for Tuberculosis Elimination (SMART4TB) Consortium. Dr. Nahid leads NIH and BMGF-funded programs developing improved pharmacodynamic markers for TB clinical trials. He is co-PI on NIH-funded training and mentorship programs, including the UCSF-UCB TB Research Advancement Center, supporting early stage investigators in TB research. He has expertise in implementation and delivery of new tools, and has led WHO Task Forces and international practice guidelines. Clinically, Dr. Nahid attends on pulmonary consults at ZSFG and provides TB consultation with the UCSF Curry International TB Center.