Olamide Zaka, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical

olamide.o.zaka@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Education
M.D., MEDICINE, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WisconsinB.S., University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
Clinical Description
Olamide Zaka, MD is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Section of Hospital Medicine. She earned a BS in Biology from the University of Georgia in Athens, GA. She earned her Medical Doctorate from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. She then moved to Nashville for Internal Medicine Residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She is board certified in Internal Medicine. She joined the Vanderbilt Faculty in July 2013. Her interests include medical education and global health.
Publications
Baumann-Blackmore NL, Goetz E, Blohowiak SE, Zaka O, Kling PJ. Cord blood zinc protoporphyrin/heme ratio in minority neonates at risk for iron deficiency. J. Pediatr. 2008 Jul; 153(1): 133-6. PMID: 18571551, PII: S0022-3476(08)00077-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2008.01.032, ISSN: 1097-6833.