Fellowship site: University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
US institution: UCSF
Research interest: Minimizing diagnostic delay on the pathway to appropriate MDR-TB treatment
John Metcalfe completed his medical residency and fellowship training at the University of California, San Francisco. He then completed a PhD in epidemiology from the University of California, Berkeley. He is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at UCSF. His research interests focus on the diagnosis, management, and transmission of drug-resistant tuberculosis, domestically and in high HIV-burden settings; areas of methodological specialization include diagnostic test evaluation, risk prediction, and causal inference. He holds an Honorary Lectureship position at the University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences.
Websites: UCSF profile