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Nicola Mario Zetola, MD, MPH

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

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214 Independence Avenue
Office: +267.7451.4877
Fax: +267.393.2267
Lab: +267.355.4855
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, 2001.
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, 2001.
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.
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

Moonan PK, Tobias J, Sermumola C, Finlay A, Click ES, Modongo C, Zetola NM, Oeltmann JE : Geospatial analyses of M. tuberculosis transmission in Greater Gaborone, Botswana − Kopanyo Study 47th Union World Conference on Lung Health, 26-29th Oct., Liverpool, UK Oct 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 60(10): 5928-32, Sep 23 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. Aug 19 2016.

Zetola NM, Modongo C, Moonan PK, Click E, Oeltmann JE, Shepherd J, Finlay A.: Tuberculosis and Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Transmission Dynamics among communities with High HIV Prevalence: The KOPANYO Study. BMJ Open 6(5): e010046, May 09 2016.

Zetola NM, Modongo C, Mathlagela K, Sepaco E, Matsiri O, Tamuhla T, Mbongwe B, Martinelli E, Sirugo G, Paolesse R, Di Natale C.: Identification of a large pool of pathogenic microorganism with an array of porphyrins based gas sensors. Sensors (Basel) 16(4), Apr 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, Mar 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, Mar 2016.

Mbongwe B, Tapera R, Phaladze N, Lord A, Zetola NM : Predictors of smoking among primary and secondary school students in Botswana. PLoS ONE 2016.

Grover S, Nsingo M, McDuffie E, Ratcliffe S, Chiyapo S, Balang D, Narasimhamurthy M, Lin L, Zetola NM. : Factors associated with treatment completion in locally advanced cervcial cancer in Botswana. Journal of Global Oncology 2016 Notes: Submitted.

Grover S, Martei YM, Puri P, Prabhakar P, Mutebi M, Balogun OD, Price AJ, Freeman AH, Narasimhamurthy M, Rodin D, Rayne S, Zetola NM. : Breast cancer and HIV in sub-Saharan Africa: a complex relationship Journal of Global Oncology 2016 Notes: Under revision.

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