Makhethe works as a Study Coordinator for research ultrasound in the Department of Radiology at CHOP. She is received her medical degree from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa and a BA in Biochemistry from Smith College in Northampton, MA. Makhethe worked as in intern at Queen ‘Mamohato Memorial Hospital in Maseru, Lesotho. In addition to clinical medicine, she has worked in clinical research and medical education administration. In her most recent role, she worked for the Division of Environmental Pediatrics at NYU School of Medicine where she provided support for an NIH-funded birth-cohort focused on perinatal environmental exposures. She has a keen interest in research and public health.