About Leolin

Dr Leolin Katsidzira is a consultant gastroenterologist at the University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences and Parirenyatwa Central Hospital in Harare, Zimbabwe. He did his undergraduate and post-graduate clinical training at the University Of Zimbabwe College Of Health Sciences between 1997 and 2008, before joining the Department of Medicine at the same institution as a consultant physician in 2011. His post-graduate research was on the impact of chronic hepatitis B on drug induced liver injury secondary to nevirapine. In January 2015, he went to pursue a fellowship in gastroenterology at Groote Schuur Hospital and the University of Cape Town, which he completed in May 2017 after which he returned to Harare, Zimbabwe. His research interests are in gastrointestinal malignancies including hepatocellular cancer, and chronic hepatitis infections in Africa.