Infectious Diseases Fellowship

Scholarship

2016-2017

Abbas, Salma
Infectious Disease, PGY 5

Abstracts and Presentations
  1. Abbas S. Klebsiella Liver Abscess: an increasingly recognized invasive syndrome. Oral Presentation. November 2016. VCU-UVA Infectious Disease Retreat.
Publications
  1. Brown S, Abbas S, Wools-Kaloustian K. Pediatric Cancer Burden and Treatment Resources within the Pediatric IeDEA Consortium. 2017. JAIDS. Submitted.

  2. Abbas S, Bearman G. New Perspectives and Controversies in Infection Prevention: Healthcare Worker Apparel and Infection Prevention. Book Chapter. May 2017. In Press.
Awards
  1. Outstanding Fellow in Teaching 2017. Department of Internal Medicine VCU Health.

2015-2016

Markley, John
Infectious Disease, PGY 5

Abstracts and Presentations
  1. Markley J, Molayi A, Bernard S, Lee K, Taylor P, Sanoga K, Bearman, Pakyz A, Stevens M. Deploying a Novel Metric to Contextualize Overuse of Carbapenems at an Academic Tertiary Care Hospital. Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America. May 2016. Atlanta Georgia. Poster Presentation.

  2. Markley J, Stevens M, Pakyz A, Bernard S, Lee K, Appelbaum N. A Survey to Inform and Optimize the Design of an Antimicrobial Stewardship & Infectious Disease Smartphone App at an Academic Medical Center. Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America. May 2016. Atlanta Georgia.

  3. Markley J Deploying a Novel Metric to Contextualize Overuse of Carbapenems at an Academic Tertiary Care Hospital. Gordon Archer Research Day in Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, and Immunology. November 2015. Poster Presentation. Oral Presentation.

  4. Molayi A, Markley J, Bernard S, Lee K, Taylor P, Sanogo K, Pakyz A, Stevens M. A Study on the Effectiveness of Antimicrobial Restriction: Trends in Restricted and Unrestricted Gram-Positive Antimicrobial Consumption at An Urban Tertiary Care Center. Gordon Archer Research Day in Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, and Immunology. November 2015. Poster Presentation.

  5. Vasilevskis E, Kripalani S, Slanitro A, Bell S, Markley J, Spolnsler K, Schnelle J. Preventability of Readmissions in Patients Discharged to Post-Acute Care. American Geriatrics Society. May 2015. Orlando Florida. Poster Presentation.
Publications
  1. Markley J, Stevens M. New Perspectives and Controversies in Infection Prevention: Outpatient Infection Control. Springer. Philadelphia PA. May 2016.

  2. Markley J, Bernard S, Delacruz O. Combination Antibiotic Therapy for the Definitive Management of Select Multi-Drug Resistant Gram Negative Rod Infections. Current Treatment Options in Infectious Diseases. 2015; 4 (7); 273-290.

2014-2015


Tejada, Claudia J.
Infectious Disease, PGY 5

Abstracts and Presentations
  1. Tejada J, Brown M, Vaughan L, Wenzel RP. Pacemaker Infections caused by Rapidly Growing Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteris: Presentation of Three Cases and Review of Literature. Poster Presentation, Virginia Commonwealth University Resident Research Day. June 2015, Richmond VA.

Publications
  1. Tejada J, Bearman G. Hand Hygiene Compliance Monitoring: the State of the Art. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 4(17);2015;470.

  2. Tejada J, Wenzel RP. Left-Sided MRSA Endocarditis Successfully Treated with a Combination of Daptomycin and Ceftaroline. Clin Micro Newsletter. 7(37);2015;58-59.

Book Chapters
  1. Tejada J, Beraman G. Parasites. In: A Guide to Infection Control in the Hospital 5th Edition. Brookline International Society for Infectious Diseases. 2014.

Markley, John
Infectious Disease, PGY 4

Abstracts and Presentations
  1. Markley J, Taylor P, Kakotan B, Stevens M. Developing a System to Track Antibiotic Consumption at an Academic Medical Center. Poster Presentation, Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America. 2015.

Soule, Daniel
Infectious Disease, PGY 4

Abstracts and Presentations
  1. Soule D. Aspergillosis Manifested as Lumbar Vertebral Osteomyelitis in an Immocompetent Man. Poster Presentation, Virginia Commonwealth University Resident Research Day. June 2015, Richmond VA.

2013-2014


Claudia D. Jarrin Tejada, MD
Infectious Disease, PGY 4

Publications
  1. Jarrin Tejada C, Bearman G. Hand Hygiene Compliance Monitoring: The State of the Art. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2014. (in press)
Book Chapters
  1. Jarrin Tejada C, Wenzel R. Parasites. In: Wenzel RP, Bearman GML, Brewer TF, Butzler JP, eds. A Guide to Infection Control in the Hospital, 5th ed. Boston: International Society of Infectious Diseases, 2014. (in press)

Joshua White, MD
Infectious Disease, PGY 5

Abstracts and Presentations
  1. White J, Weissfeld A. Jewelry and Artificial Fingernails in the Healthcare Environment: Infection Risk or Urban Legend? Poster presentation, Virginia Commonwealth University Resident Research Day. June 2014, Richmond VA.

Publications
  1. White J. Middle Eastern Respiratory Coronavirus (MERS-CoV). Clin Microbiol Newsletter. 2014. (in press)

Book Chapters
  1. White J. Mononucleosis Syndromes. In: Wenzel RP, Bearman G, Edmond MB, eds. Decision Support in Infection Control. (in press)

  2. White J, Bearman G. HPV Infection in Healthcare Facilities. In: Wenzel RP, Bearman GML, Brewer TF, Butzler JP, eds. A Guide to Infection Control in the Hospital, 5th ed. Boston: International Society of Infectious Diseases, 2014. (in press)

2012-2013


Leroy Vaughan, MD
Infectious Disease, PGY 5

Publications
  1. Hodowanec A, Nayak S, Charurat M, Vaughan L, Kanno M, Fantry L. Prev- alence of Asymptomatic Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Infections in Hospi- talized HIV Patients in Baltimore City. J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic). 2012 Jan-Feb;11(1):16-9.

  2. Weir MR, Drachenberg CB, Mackowiak PA, Vaughan LB Jr. A 72-Year-Old Woman with Several Months of Weight Loss and Generalized Weakness. Am J Med Sci. 2011 Dec 23.