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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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214 Independence Avenue
Gaborone,
Office: +26771861294
Education:
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.
Post Graduate Diploma (Infectious Diseases), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine , 2009-2011.
Master of Science, (Infectious Diseases), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine , 2009-2012.
Certifications
Internal Medicine, Royal College of Physicians, Ireland, 2007.
Internal Medicine, Botswana Health Professional Council, 2007.
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Selected Publications

Shin SS, Modongo C, Zetola NM, Wang Q, Phologolo T, Kestler M, Ho-Foster A. : High rates of exposure to tuberculosis patients among HIV-infected health care workers in Botswana. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 22(4): 366-370, Apr 2018

Zentner I, Modongo C, Zetola NM, Pasipanodya JG, Srivastava S, Heysell SK, Mpagama S, Schlect HP, Gumbo T, Bisson GP, Vinnard C.: Urine colorimetry for therapeutic drug monitoring of pyrazinamide during tuberculosis treatment. Int J Infect Dis. 68: 18-23, Mar 2018.

Gu D, Modongo C, Shin SS, Zetola NM.: Geospatial modelling in guiding health program strategies in resource-limited settings-the way forward. Ann Transl Med 5(24), Dec 2017.

Vinnard C, Ravimohan S, Tamuhla N, Pasipanodya J, Srivastava S, Modongo C, Zetola NM, Weissman D, Gumbo T, Bisson GP.: Pyrazinamide clearance is impaired among HIV/tuberculosis patients with high levels of systemic immune activation. PLoS One 2(11), Nov 2017.

Vinnard C, Ravimohan S, Tamuhla N, Pasipanodya J, Srivastava S, Modongo C, Zetola NM, Weissman D, Gumbo T, Bisson GP.: Markers of gut dysfunction do not explain low rifampicin bioavailability in HIV-associated TB. J Antimicrob Chemother 7(72): 2020-2027, July 2017.

Vinnard C, Ravimohan S, Tamuhla N, Pasipanodya J, Srivastava S, Modongo C, Zetola NM, Weissman D, Gumbo T, Bisson GP. : Markers of gut dysfunction do not explain low rifampicin bioavailability in HIV-associated TB. J Antimicrob Chemother. May 2017.

Zetola NM, Modongo C, Matsiri O, Tamuhla T, Mbongwe B, Matlhagela K, Sepako E, Catini A, Sirugo G, Martinelli E, Paolesse R, Di Natale C. : Diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis and assessment of treatment response through analyses of volatile compound patterns in exhaled breath samples. J Infect. 74(4): 367-376, April 2017.

Surie D, Fane O, Finlay A, Ogopotse M, Tobias JL, Click ES, Modongo C, Zetola NM, Moonan PK, Oeltmann JE; Kopanyo Study Group. : Molecular, Spatial, and Field Epidemiology Suggesting TB Transmission in Community, Not Hospital, Gaborone, Botswana. Emerg Infect Dis. 23(3): 487-490, March 2017.

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.

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