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Chawangwa Modongo, MB-MRCPI

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Physician, Botswana-UPenn Partnership Program
Trainer , Botswana-UPenn Partnership Program, TB Clinic, Princess Marina Referral Hospital
Department: Medicine

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Office: +26771861294
MBBch (Medicine)
National University of Ireland, Galway, 2004.
Post-Graduate Training
Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (MRCPI), General Professional training in Internal Medicine, Western Health Board, Ireland, 2004-2007.
Diplomat in Medicine of the Elderly (DME), Royal College of Physicians in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland, 2007-2007.
Master of Science, (Infectious Diseases), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine , 2009-2012.
Post Graduate Diploma (Infectious Diseases), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine , 2009-2011.
Internal Medicine, Royal College of Physicians, Ireland, 2007.
Internal Medicine, Botswana Health Professional Council, 2007.
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Selected Publications

Vinnard C, Ravimohan S, Tamuhla N, Ivaturi V, Pasipanodya J, Srivastava S, Modongo C, Zetola NM, Weissman D, Gumbo T, Bisson GP.: Isoniazid clearance is impaired among HIV/tuberculosis patients with high levels of immune activation. Br J Clin Pharmacol. October 2016.

Modongo C, Pasipanodya JG, Magazi BT, Srivastava S, Zetola NM, Williams SM, Sirugo G, Gumbo T.: Artificial Intelligence and Amikacin Exposures Predictive of Outcomes in Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. September 2016.

Srivastava S, Modongo C, Siyambalapitiyage Dona CW, Pasipanodya JG, Deshpande D, Gumbo T. : Amikacin Optimal Exposure Targets in the Hollow-Fiber System Model of Tuberculosis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 60(10): 5922-7, September 2016.

Shin SS, Modongo C, Boyd R, Caiphus C, Kuate L, Kgwaadira B, Zetola NM. : High Treatment Success Rates among HIV-infected Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis Patients after Expansion of Antiretroviral Therapy in Botswana, 2006-2013. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. August 2016.

Chawangwa Modongo, Jotam G. Pasipanodya, Beki T. Magazi, Shashikant Srivastava, Nicola M. Zetola, Scott M. Williams, Giorgio Sirugo and Tawanda Gumbo: Artificial Intelligence and Amikacin Exposures Predictive of Outcomes in Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients Antimicrob Agents Chemother 60: 5928–5932, July 2016.

Zetola NM, Modongo C, Moonan PK, Click E, Oeltmann JE, Shepherd J, Finlay A. : Protocol for a population-based molecular epidemiology study of tuberculosis transmission in a high HIV-burden setting: the Botswana Kopanyo study. BMJ Open. 2016 May 9;6(5):e010046. 6(5), May 2016.

Zetola NM, Modongo C, Mathlagela K, Sepako E, Matsiri O, Tamuhla T, Mbongwe B, Martinelli E, Sirugo G, Paolesse R, Di Natale C. : Identification of a Large Pool of Microorganisms with an Array of Porphyrin Based Gas Sensors. Sensors (Basel). 16(4): 466, April 2016.

Shin SS, Modongo C, Zetola NM. : The impact of mixed infections on the interpretation of molecular epidemiology studies of tuberculosis. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 20(3): 423-4, March 2016.

Sobota RS, Stein CM, Kodaman N, Scheinfeldt LB, Maro I, Wieland-Alter W, Igo RP Jr, Magohe A, Malone LL, Chervenak K, Hall NB, Modongo C, Zetola N, Matee M, Joloba M, Froment A, Nyambo TB, Moore JH, Scott WK, Lahey T, Boom WH, von Reyn CF, Tishkoff SA, Sirugo G, Williams SM. : A Locus at 5q33.3 Confers Resistance to Tuberculosis in Highly Susceptible Individuals. Am J Hum Genet. 98(3): 514-24, March 2016.

S.S. Shin, C. Modongo, N. Zetola: Treatment outcomes for HIV/MDR-TB coinfection in the era of antiretroviral therapy Program and abstracts of the 2016 conference on retroviruses and opportunistic infections, Boston, Massachusetts February 2016.

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