Training Years: 2021 – 2022
Training Site: UNC Project – Malawi
Mentors: Anthony Charles, MD, MPH; Matthew Painschab, MD
Title: “Incidence of Postoperative Deep Vein Thrombosis among Patients with Cancer in Lilongwe, Malawi”
Aim 1. To assess the incidence of DVT among hospitalized postoperative patients in Malawi.
Aim 2. To determine whether a diagnosis of cancer increases the risk of postoperative DVT.
NIH Support: FIC non-AIDS