Matthew Painschab, MD

Research & Career Path: Global Oncology: Implementation and Cost-Effectiveness with special interest in HIV-associated malignancies and hematologic malignancies

Publications During Fellowship:
Painschab MS, Gopal S. Harmonized cancer guidelines for sub-Saharan Africa: a call for evidence. Lancet Oncol. 2018; 19(4):445-6.

Painschab MS, Kasonkanji E, Zuze T, Kaimila B, Tomoka T, Nyasosela R, Nyirenda R, Dhungel BM, Mulenga M, Chikasema M, Tewete B, Mtangwanika A, Chiyoyola S, Mhango W, Chimzimu F, Kampani C, Krysiak R, Shea TC, Montgomery ND, Fedoriw Y, and Gopal S. Mature outcomes and derivation of a simplified prognostic index for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in Malawi: a prospective cohort study. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Painschab MS, Kohler R, Kasonkanji E, Zuze T, Kaimila B, Mhango W, Krysiak R, Shea TC, and Gopal S. Cost-effectiveness and budget impact of treatment of diffuse large B cell treatment in Malawi. Manuscript in progress.

Painschab MS, Kasonkanji E, Zuze T, Kaimila B, Tomoka T, Nyasosela R, Nyirenda R, Mulenga M, Chikasema M, Tewete B, Mtangwanika A, Chiyoyola S, Mhango W, Chimzimu F, Kampani C, Krysiak R, Shea TC, Montgomery ND, Fedoriw Y, and Gopal S. Outcomes in adult Burkitt lymphoma in Malawi: a prospective cohort study. Manuscript in progress.

Dhungel BM, Montgomery ND, Painschab MS, Mulenga M, Tomoka T, Kaimila B, Zuze T, Kasonkanji E, Kampani C, Chimzimu F, Randall C, Krysiak R, Seguin R, Fedoriw Y, and Gopal S. Extracavitary/solid variant of primary effusion lymphoma in Malawi – two cases of a rarely reported lymphoma subtype in sub-Saharan Africa. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Zuze T, Painschab MS, Seguin R, Kudowa E, Kaimila B, Kasonkanji E, Tomoka T, Dhungel BM, Mulenga M, Chikasema M, Tewete B, Mtangwanika A, Chiyoyola S, Chimzimu F, Kampani C, Krysiak R, Montgomery ND, Fedoriw Y, and Gopal S. Plasmablastic lymphoma in Malawi. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Grants Awarded

  • Fogarty Global Health Fellowship
  • AIDS Malignancy Consortium Fellowship
  • ASCO Global Oncology YIA

Awards/Recognition
2018 North Carolina Oncology Association Outstanding Fellow

Meetings: Abstracts Presented
ASCO