John Metcalfe, MD

Current position: Associate Professor, UCSF School of Medicine


GHES U.S. Fellow 2013-2014

Fellowship site: University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
US institution: UCSF

Research interest: Minimizing diagnostic delay on the pathway to appropriate MDR-TB treatment

Dr. John Metcalfe is currently an adjunct professor at UCSF School of Medicine. He 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 was an Assistant Professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at UCSF. His research interests focused 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 held an Honorary Lectureship position at the University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences.

Websites: UCSF profile