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Nicola Mario Zetola, M.D., M.P.H.

Research Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Physician Specialist, Consultant, Botswana-UPenn Partnership Program, Princess Marina Hospital, Gborone, Botswana
Department: Radiation Oncology

Contact information
214 Independence Avenue
Gaborone,
Office: +267.7451.4877
Fax: +267.393.2267
Lab: +267.355.4855
Education:
MBBS
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, 2001.
MD
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, 2001.
MPH
University of California, Berkeley, California, 2008.
Diploma (Epidemiology)
University of London, External Programme, 2010.
Post-Graduate Training
Research Fellow, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, Tropical Medical Institute Alexander von Humboldt, 2001-2002.
Intern, Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Osler Medical Training Program, Baltimore, MD, 2002-2003.
Resident, Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Osler Medical Training Program, Baltimore, MD, 2003-2005.
Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 2005-2008.
Fellowship, STD/HIV, San Francisco Department of Public Health, STD Branch, San Francisco, CA, 2006-2008.
Post-graduate student, External Program, University of London, London, England, 2009-2010.
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2005.
Peruvian Board of Internal Medicne, 2006.
American Board of Infectious Diseases, 2007.
Specialist in Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, HIV and Tuberculosis, Botswana , 2008.
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Selected Publications

Grover Surbhi, Bvochora-Nsingo Memory, Yeager Alyssa, Chiyapo Sebathu, Bhatia Rohini, MacDuffie Emily, Puri Priya, Balang Dawn, Ratcliffe Sarah, Narasimhamurthy Mohan, Gwangwava Elliphine, Tsietso Sylvia, Kayembe Mukendi K A, Ramogola-Masire Doreen, Dryden-Peterson Scott, Mahantshetty Umesh, Viswanathan Akila N, Zetola Nicola M, Lin Lilie L: Impact of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection on Survival and Acute Toxicities From Chemoradiation Therapy for Cervical Cancer Patients in a Limited-Resource Setting. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics 101(1): 201-210, May 2018.

Shin S S, Modongo C, Zetola N M, Wang Q, Phologolo T, Kestler M, Ho-Foster A: High rates of exposure to tuberculosis patients among HIV-infected health care workers in Botswana. The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 22(4): 366-370, Apr 2018.

Zentner Isaac, Modongo Chawangwa, Zetola Nicola M, Pasipanodya Jotam G, Srivastava Shashikant, Heysell Scott K, Mpagama Stellah, Schlect Hans P, Gumbo Tawanda, Bisson Gregory P, Vinnard Christopher: Urine colorimetry for therapeutic drug monitoring of pyrazinamide during tuberculosis treatment. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases 68: 18-23, Mar 2018.

Gu Diane, Modongo Chawangwa, Shin Sanghyuk S, Zetola Nicola M: Geospatial modelling in guiding health program strategies in resource-limited settings-the way forward. Annals of translational medicine 5(24): 499, Dec 2017.

Vinnard Christopher, Ravimohan Shruthi, Tamuhla Neo, Pasipanodya Jotam, Srivastava Shashikant, Modongo Chawangwa, Zetola Nicola M, Weissman Drew, Gumbo Tawanda, Bisson Gregory P: Markers of gut dysfunction do not explain low rifampicin bioavailability in HIV-associated TB. The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 72(7): 2020-2027, May 2017.

Zetola Nicola M, Modongo Chawangwa, Matsiri Ogopotse, Tamuhla Tsaone, Mbongwe Bontle, Matlhagela Keikantse, Sepako Enoch, Catini Alexandro, Sirugo Giorgio, Martinelli Eugenio, Paolesse Roberto, Di Natale Corrado: Diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis and assessment of treatment response through analyses of volatile compound patterns in exhaled breath samples. The Journal of infection 74(4): 367-376, Apr 2017.

Vinnard Christopher, Ravimohan Shruthi, Tamuhla Neo, Ivaturi Vijay, Pasipanodya Jotam, Srivastava Shashikant, Modongo Chawangwa, Zetola Nicola M, Weissman Drew, Gumbo Tawanda, Bisson Gregory P: Isoniazid clearance is impaired among human immunodeficiency virus/tuberculosis patients with high levels of immune activation. British journal of clinical pharmacology 83(4): 801-811, Apr 2017.

Surie Diya, Fane Othusitse, Finlay Alyssa, Ogopotse Matsiri, Tobias James L, Click Eleanor S, Modongo Chawangwa, Zetola Nicola M, Moonan Patrick K, Oeltmann John E: Molecular, Spatial, and Field Epidemiology Suggesting TB Transmission in Community, Not Hospital, Gaborone, Botswana. Emerging infectious diseases 23(3): 487-490, Mar 2017.

Shin Sanghyuk S, Modongo Chawangwa, Boyd Rosanna, Caiphus Cynthia, Kuate Lesego, Kgwaadira Botshelo, Zetola Nicola M: High Treatment Success Rates Among HIV-Infected Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients After Expansion of Antiretroviral Therapy in Botswana, 2006-2013. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999) 74(1): 65-71, Jan 2017.

Grover S, Nsingo M, Yeager A, Ratcliffe S, Chiyapo S, Balang D, Ramogola-Masire D, Dryden-Peterson S, Robertson E, Narasimhamurthy M, Mahantshetty U, Viswanathan A, Lin LL*, Zetola NM* (co-senior authors). : Impact of chemotherapy in treatment of locally advanced cervical cancer with HIV in a resource limited setting. Cancer 2017 Notes: Under review.

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