Neo Tapela, MD, Internal Medicine, Boston, MA, Brigham and Women's Hospital


Internal Medicine Boston, MA

Instructor in Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

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Education & Training

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Brigham and Women's HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine, 2006 - 2010
  • Harvard Medical School
    Harvard Medical SchoolClass of 2006

Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2010 - 2021

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Building capacity for oncology programs in sub-Saharan Africa.  
    Sara Stulac, Agnes Binagwaho, Neo Tapela, Claire M. Wagner, Marie Aimee Muhimpundu, Fidele Ngabo, MD, Sabin Nsanzimana, Leonard Kayonde, Adam Lessard, Leslie Lehmann, ..., Lancet Oncology
  • Diagnosis of Cancer in Rural Rwanda: Early outcomes of a phased approach to implement anatomical pathology services in resource limited-settings.  
    Mpunga T, Tapela N, Hedt-Gauthier B, Milner D, Nshimiyimana I, Muvugabigwi G, Moore M, Shulman D, Pepoon J, Shulman L., Am J Clin Pathol, 10/2014
  • Caring for Patients with Surgically Resectable Cancers: experience from a  
    Mubiligi J, Hedt-Gauthier B, Mpunga T, Tapela N, Okao P, Harries A, Edginton M, Driscoll C, Mugabo L, Riviello R, Shulman L., Public Health Action. Volume 4, Number 2, 1 June 2014, pp. 128-132(5), 6/2014


  • Implementation and Preliminary Findings of a Comprehensive Cancer Center of Excellence in Rural Rwanda
    Tapela N, Mpunga T, Moore M, Munyaneza R, Hedt-Gauthier B, Shulman LN., 2013 African Organization for Research and Training in Cancer (AORTIC), Durban, South Africa, 11/1/2013
  • Addressing NCD needs in rural resource-constrained settings: A comprehensive integrated nurse-led care model at public facilities in Rwanda.
    Tapela N, Bukhman G, Ngoga G, Kwan G, Mutabazi F, Dusabeyezu S, Mutumbira C, Bavuma C, Rusingiza E., CUGH 2015, Boston, MA, USA, 3/1/2015
  • On-site mentorship and quality improvement to strengthen Non-Communicable Diseases care in resource-limited settings: Lessons learned from rural Rwanda.
    Tapela N, Harerimana E, Iyer H, Ngoga G, Dusabeyezu S, Mutumbira C, Anatole M, Bukhman G., CUGH 2015, Boston, MA, USA, 3/1/2015
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