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Shu-Hua Wang, MD, MPH & TM


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410 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-5666

Email: wang.1055@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointments

Associate Professor-Clinical, Infectious Diseases

Associate Professor-Clinical, COPH -Division of Epidemiology

Physician, FGP-Infectious Diseases

 

Advising Narrative

Wang S, Bacon T, Ervin M, Pancholi P. 2009. Evaluation of QuantiFERON-Gold In-Tube assay: Effect of temperature on assay performance. [Abstract]. Infectious Disease Society of America: Infectious Disease Society of America. (October) (Published)

Noteworthy Graduate Narrative

1.&emspBonnie Prokesh, MD – Infectious Disease fellow. Infectious Disease Society of Ohio 2013 fellow’s case presentation submission, “What is in my lungs?” Received third place honor.

2.&emspJiayun Lu, BS – Medical Student, Evaluation of short course latent TB regimen in refugees. Accepted for poster presentation to the 18th Annual Conference, The Union- North American Region on February 26-March 1, 2014, in Boston, MA.

3.&emsp Sidd Hublikar, MD –Infectious Disease Fellow. ID Fellow’s project, “Screening for TB in Health Care Workers – QFT may not be the answer!” Accepted for Infectious Disease Society of America Conference 2014 for poster presentation in Philadelphia, Penn. Sidd was also the recipient of the IDSA Travel Award.

4.&emspBinear Obanda – NIH Fogarty Fellowship PhD Program. Molecular Epidemiology of foodborne associated tuberculosis in animals in eastern Africa. Research project accepted for the 7th Annual International Scholar Research Exposition at OSU November 2012.

5.. Tyler Weant, BS- "Evaluation of latent tuberculosis infections in an Ohio Prison"
i.&emspPoster presentation at the International Union North American Conference.
ii.&emspManuscript accepted for publication in TB- Treatment and Research.
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6.&emspKristina Kowatsch-Beyer, B.S.- MPH student. Culminating project: Utlization of latent tuberculosis infection referral system by newly resettled refugees within Franklin County, Ohio.
i.&emspPoster presentation at the International Union North American Conference.
ii.&emspManuscript accepted for publication in the International Journal of Tuberculosis Lung Disease.

7.&emspMargaret Williams, BS. Medical Student Project: Diagnosing Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDRTB) in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam: A Cooperation between The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Can Tho TB and Respiratory Disease Hospital. Recipient of the OSU Medical Society Alumni Grant September 2009.

8.&emspJoshua Watson, MD. Resident Project: Genotypic diversity of pediatric methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) skin and soft tissue infections in the community. Poster presentation at OSU Training Research Day. April 2012

9.&emspKristin Gawronski, PharmD. Residency Project: Pharmacodynamic evaluation of vancomycin dosing in MRSA bacteremia. Presented at the Pharmacy Midyear Conference, San Diego CA.

10.&emspRachael Tumin, B.S. MPH student Project: Linking Phenotypic Categorization of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Cases with Genotypic and Clinical Characteristics. Presented at the Society of Hospital Epidemiology Association Conference April 2011

11.&emspRachael Tumin, B.S. MPH Culminating Project. Relationship of social and medical factors to other antimicrobial resistance among methicilin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains. Presented at the American Public Health Association Conference. October 2011.

12.&emspJulie Posey, M.S. Sabbatical Project: Community transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Presented at The Ohio State University, Center for Microbial Interface Biology Conference. September 2011.

Academic Advising

2012 - present Megan Buller, The Ohio State University. MRSA infection in the neonatal intensive care unit
2012 - present Joan Van, The Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. The Epidemiology and Molecular Characterization of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Animals and Veterinary and Human Hospitals Environments
2012 - present Katy Fogy, Ohio State University College of Public Health. Graduated 2012. Developing an Access database for TB ontacts at Columbus Public Health
2012 - present Binear Obamda, The Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. Molecular epidemiology of food borne associated tuberculosis in animals of eastern Africa
2012 - present Elshafa Ahmed, The Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. Multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium bovis infections in Sudan
2014 - present Lisa Kim, Ohio State University School of Public Health. Evaluation of adverse drug reaction for latent TB treatment with isoniazid and rifampin
2014 - present Jiayun Lu, Ohio State University College of Medicine. Evaluation of short course latent TB regimen in refugees.
2014 - present Karin Miller, Ohio State University College of Medicine. Diagnosis of TB in the elderly
2011 - 2012 Joshua Watson, The Ohio State University. MRSA skin and soft tissue infections in pediatrics
2011 - 2012 Eric A., Nationwide Children's Hospital. Risk factors associated with methicillin-resistant Staphyloccus Aureus surgical site infection: A ten year review of ventriculoperitoneal stunt and spinal fusion operations at Nationwide Children's Hospital
2011 - 2012 Isabel Pereira, Family Medicine The Ohio State University. Graduated 2012. MRSA project on healthcare worker MRSA screening and MRSA bloodstream infection surveillance data entry
2013 Alexandra Butz, Ohio State University College of Medicine. Evaluation of alcohol use in TB patients
2013 Callie Drohan, Ohio State University College of Medicine. Evaluation of alcohol use in TB patients, Columbus Public Health Department
 

Licenses

2004 - present Certificate of Knowledge: American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
2005 - present Board Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine
1999 - 2009 Board Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine
 

Chapters in Books

Emerging Infectious Diseases: Multi-Drug Resistance Tuberculosis, Rabies virus, SARS, Nipah virus, and Metapneumovirus

 

Clinical Services

11/01/2005 Inpatient Infectious Disease Admitting service (OSU Wexner Medical Center)
11/01/2005 Inpatient Infectious Disease Consult -1 Service (OSU Wexner Medical Center)
11/01/2005 Inpatient Infectious Disease Consult-2 Service (OSU Wexner Medical Center)
11/01/2005 Outpatient Columbus Public Health Department (Columbus Public Health Department)
07/01/2012 Inpatient OSU East Infectious Disease Consult Service (OSU East)
12/01/2013 Inpatient Infectious Disease Consult - 3 Service (The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, James Cancer Hospital)

Degrees

1985 B.S., University of California Davis

1990 Pharm.D., University of California San Francisco

1996 M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin

1997 None Indicated, Medical College of Wisconsin

1999 None Indicated, Medical College of Wisconsin

2002 None Indicated, University of Wisconsin Madison

2003 M.Public Hlth., Tulane University

2004 None Indicated, Louisiana State University

2005 None Indicated, Tulane University

 

Editorial Activities

2006 - 2009 Infections in Medicine, Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health
 

Honors

1981 - 1985 Deans List. Univeristy of California.
1987 - 1990 San Francisco-Kappa Psi Pharmaceurical Fraternity Scholarship. University of California.
1989 - 1990 Loveless Scholarship. University of California San Francisco.
2003 - 2004 Chares C. Bass Award. Charles C. Bass Award.
2003 - 2004 Aaron Scholar. Arron Scholarship.
2004 Delta Omega National Honorary Society in Public Health, Eta Chapter. Delta Omega National Honorary Society.
2004 Research Day Poster presentation Honor- Award of Excellence. Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center.
2005 Infectious Diseases Society of America Travel Award. IDSA.
2008 Science Fellow, Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences. Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences.
2010 - present K Award Grant. For the 2010 Combined Annual Meeting of Central Society for Clinical Research and Midwestern Section American Federation for Medical Research..
2011 Dr. Charles B. Payne Memorial Award. Ohio TB Coalition.
2012 Public HealthPreparedness for Infectious Diseases Travel Award to Guatemala. PHPID.
2013 Public Health Preparedness for Infectious Disease Travel Award. ICOPHAI Congress in Brazil.
2013 Improving Diagnosis of TB Diagnosis in Central America. Department of Internal Medicine Research Award.
2014 Public Health Preparedness for Infectious Disease Travel Award. One Health Summer Institute, Addis Ababa Ethipia.
 

Journal Articles

 

Reference Works

January 2001 Wang S, Andes D, Craig WA."Pharmacodynamics of Nafcillin, Vancomycin, Linezolid, and Daptomycin Alone and Combinations of Nafcillin + Vancomycin and Nafcillin + Linezolid against Methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus and Methicillin Resistant S. aureus in a Murine Thigh Inf" .
January 2001 Safdar N, Wang S, Mejicano G."Prolonged Febrile Illness due to Disseminated Coxsackie B Virus Infection in a 55 yo Immunocompetent female" . : Abstract # 158, page 1115
January 2003 Wang S, Theall K, Gurtman A, Rosselot G, Zuckerman J, Weld L, Arguin P, McLellan S, and the GeoSentinel Surveillance Group."Presenting Diagnoses of Young Adult and Student Travelers: An Analysis of GeoSentinel Data. American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene" . : Abstract #1999.
January 2004 Andre J, Murthy D, Hyslop NE Jr, Brown JW, DeGraw C, Flotte F, Connell K, Adams R, Styron S, Wang S, Mathison J, Trachtman L, and Ratard R."Reappraising the Need for Chronic Tuberculosis (TB) Inpatient Care" . : Session A49, Abstract E63, page A135
November 2004 Wang S, Brugmann W, Figueroa J, and Firmani M."Reactive Oxygen and Nitrogen Intermediate Resistance among Mycobacterium tuberculosis Isolates in Louisiana" .
January 2004 Wang SH, Hyslop NE Jr, Churchill J, Jones C, Fernandez M, Adams R, DeGraw C, Ratard R and Mathison J."Tuberculosis (TB) Transmission among Close Contacts: Nine-Year Chronology of TB Discovery and Management in a Family Outbreak" . : Poster Session 58, Abstract 571, p 152
January 2004 Wang S, Hadi C, Qadir N, Rankin S, Nsuami M, Martin DH, and Hasbun R."Neurosyphilis: An Analysis of CSF VDRL positive cases in New Orleans" . : Abstract # 802. Page 179
January 2005 Wang S, Menon A, Hyslop NE."Complications of Simultaneous Treatment of Tuberculosis and HIV in an HIV Positive Man." . : 53:S280. 2005
January 2005 Wang S, Hyslop N, Roahen-Harrison S, Schiro R, Dellsperger R, Dupre W, Bradford H, Rigol J, DeGraw C, Trachtman L, Ratard R, and Youmans C."Molecular Epidemiology of Recently Transmitted Tuberculosis in Louisiana: 2001 to 2004" . : Abstract 401, page A551
January 2005 Wang S, Broyles S, Childress S, Bye R, Anad M, Ali J, Wilcox R, Beilke M, and Figuero J."Comparison of QuantiFERON-TB Test with Tuberculin Skin Test for Detecting Latent Tuberculosis Infection in HIV Infected Individuals" .
January 2005 Gorrondona J, Murthy D, Andre JW, Hyslop N, Wang S, Styron S."Assessment of Risk Factors for Relapse of Tuberculosis in New Orleans" . : Poster Session B54, Abstract C23, page A448
January 2006 Shomohamed A, Dejesus B, Wang S.."Descriptive and Geographic Characteristics of TB Infections in Columbus and Franklin County" .
January 2007 Wang S, Shomohamed A, Dejesus B, Denkowski P, Para M, Maher W."Analysis of Tuberculosis Cases in Franklin County, Ohio from 2000 to 2006" .
January 2008 Wang SH, Mangino JE, Stevenson S, Yakrus MA, Cooksey R, Butler WR, Healy M, Wise MG, Schlesinger LS, Pancholi P.."Mycobacterium paraffinicum” in a Tertiary Care Medical Center. SHEA conference" .
June 2009 Arnold D, Harris R, Shmohamed A, Wang SH."A Retrospective Analysis of HIV & TB Co-Infection Patients in Franklin County Ohio" .
February 2009 Wang S, Bowman E, Plascak J, DeJus B, Shmohamed A."Utilization of molecular genotyping, geocoding, and social network analysis to improve tuberculosis control." .
October 2009 Wang S, Bacon T, Ervin M, Pancholi P.."Evaluation of QuantiFERON-Gold In-Tube assay: Effect of temperature on assay performance." .
April 2010 Wang S, Khan Y, Hines L, Kent K, DeMita R, Soni R, Pancholi P, Stevenson K.."Utilization of Molecular Genotyping and Geocoding to Understand Clonal Associations Among Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in the Community." .
January 2010 Newman D, Kent K, Santangelo J, Stevenson K, Wang S, Hines L, Khan Y, Kamal J for The CDC Prevention Epicenters Program.."MRSA Surveillance and Research: A Regional Multi-Facility Collaborative Outreach and Data Collection Tool." .
October 2010 Wang S, Khan Y, Mediavilla J, Hines L, Soni R, Bauer K, West J, Kreiswirth B, Pancholi P, Stevenson K."Emerging ST239 Strain of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus In Midwestern USA" .
January 2010 Spicer K, Turner J, Wang S, Koranyi K, Powell D."Discrepancy between tuberculin skin testing and interferon-gamma release assays in internationally adopted children." .
March 2010 Hines L, Newman D, Santangelo J, Wang S, Khan Y, Stevenson K for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program.."Development of a Novel, Multi-facility Electronic Interface for the Exchange of MRSA Surveillance Data" .
January 2010 Wang S, Perkins L, Beane K, Pan X, Ervin M, Betz B, Morris J, Schlesinger L, Powell D.."Comparison of tuberculin skin test to QuantiFERON-TB and T-SPOT TB assay in children diagnosed with latent tuberculosis infection." .
October 2010 Wang S, Khan Y, Hines L, DeMita R, Freshwater J, Soni R, Pancholi P, Stevenson K."Hospital transmission of MRSA." .
March 2010 DeMita R, Wang S, Khan Y, Hines L, Soni R, Pancholi P, Stevenson K for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program."A Retrospective Review of the Clinical Characteristics and Molecular Epidemiology of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infections at a Large Academic Medical Center" .
March 2010 Wang S, Khan Y, Kent K, Hines L, Stevenson K, for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program."Geographic diversity of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infections in the community setting" .
March 2010 Wang S, Khan Y, Demita R, Hines L, Soni R, Pancholi P, Stevenson K, for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program."Understanding inter-facility transmission of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): The role of traditional and molecular epidemiology methods." .
September 2011 Posey J, Pancholi P, Watson J, Leber A, Bhomik A, Burch C, Cotton W, Powell D, Stevenson K, Wang SH.."Community transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus" .
October 2011 Wang S, Khan Y, Hines L, Pancholi P, Stevenson K for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program."Molecular genotyping of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) form tertiary medical center and 7 referring community hospitals." .
April 2011 Mekonnen L, Bakker R, Wang S, Khan Y, Hines L, Stevenson K."Linking molecular subtyping with clinical characteristics of patients with USA 300 methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections" .
April 2011 Wang S, Mediavilla J, King L, Chen L, Khan Y, Hines L, Brandt E, Bannerman T, Hoet A, Pancholi P, Robinson DA, Kreiswirth B, Pancholi P, Stevenson K for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program.."Utilization of molecular genotyping and geocoding to improve understanding of the transmission dynamics of recently emerging ST239-MRSA-III in Ohio" .
January 2011 Gawronski KM, Bauer K, Weest J, Goff D, Stevenson K, Wang SH.."Pharmacodynamic evaluation of vancomycin dosing in MRSA bacteremia" .
October 2011 Wang S, Khan Y, Mediavilla J, Hines L, Kreiswirth B, Pancholi P, Stevenson K."Comparison of community-onset and healthcare-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus blood stream infection at an academic medical center for 3 years." .
October 2011 Tumin, R, Wang SH, Pancholi P, Khan Y, Hines L, Stevenson K.."Relationship of social and medical factors to other antimicrobial resistance among methicilin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains." .
January 2011 Tumin R, Wang S, Pancholi P, Khan Y, Hines L, Stevenson KB for the CDC Preventive EpiCenter."Linking Phenotypic Categorization of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Cases with Genotypic and Clinical Characteristics" .
April 2011 Wang S, Mann E, Khan Y, Hines L, Wozniak D, Stevenson K for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program.."Capacity for biofilm formation by Methicilin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus may be linked to genotypic, clinical, and antibiotic resistance characteristics" .
April 2011 Bakker R, Mekonnen L, Wang S, Pancholi P, Khan Y, Hines L, Stevenson K for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program."A Retrospective Review of MRSA Susceptibilities from Long Term Care Facility Patients by REP-PCR Typing." .
November 2012 Jha KK, Akhtar M, Mezzabotta G, Habib A, Khan A, Wang S, Memon Z, Falzon D.."Implementing an electronic system in Nepal to manage data of drug-resistant tuberculosis patients" .
September 2012 Falzon D, Wang S, Lienhardt C, Olsson S, Pal SN.."Enhancing patient safety: WHO guidance on pharmacovigilance in tuberculosis care." .
November 2012 Falzon D, Wang S, Jaramillo E, Wares D, Carai S, Islam T, Nunn P."Treatment outcomes of MDR-TB patients enrolled in national tuberculosis control programs in 2008" .
October 2012 Sopirala M, Hoet A, Mason V, Van Balen J, Wang SH.."A Prospective Cohort Study to Analyze Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus clustering, Prevalence and Risk Factors in the Community Served by an Urban Community Teaching Hospital." .
February 2012 Weant T, Norris-Turner A, Murray D, Wang SH."Evaluation of latent tuberculosis infections in an Ohio Prison." .
April 2012 Watson J, Pancholi P, Leber A, Bhomik A, Burch C, Kent K, Newman D, Powell D, Stevenson K, Wang SH.."Genotypic diversity of pediatric methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) skin and soft tissue infections in the community" .
November 2012 Wang SH, Stew S, Posey J, Gomez D, Zarate I, Hines C, Turner J, Restrepo B.."Validation of increased blood storage times for T-SPOT.TB with T-Cell Xtend in individuals with different tuberculosis risk factors" .
November 2012 Wang SH, DeJesus B, Butler B."Tuberculosis disease among Somali and other foreign-born immigrants in Ohio" .
November 2012 Wang SH, Butler B, DeJesus B, Mathews T."Excessive alcohol use and impact on TB treatment outcomes in a TB control program" .
February 2012 Kowatsch-Beyer K, Norris-Turner A, Haman AJ, Love R, Wewers ME, Wang SH.."Utilization of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) referral system by newly resettled refugees within Franklin County, Ohio." .
October 2012 Wang SH, Pancholi P, Bijlani B N, Girio-Herrera L, Newman D, Kent K, Bhomik A, Posey J, Watson J, Pereiradealmeida I, Flaherty J, Hines L, Sopirala M, Burch C, Spence P, Bennon P, Herbert M, Baird I, Leber A, Stevenson K. Collaboration between OSUMC, Nationwide Children's Hospital, OhioHealth, and Mount Carmel Health.."Development of Bio-informatics Research Network for Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Blood Stream Infections (BSI): A Multicenter Regional MRSA Surveillance Collaborative for Genotyping, Geocoding, and Data Collection for Outbreak Investigation" .
April 2013 Koivisto E, Wang S, Turner J."Evaluating a new diagnostic test for tuberculosis in the elderly." .
February 2013 Wang S, Butler B, Webb-Yeates M, Denkowski P, Turner J."Comparison of Tuberculosis in Young and Elderly Tuberculosis Patients" .
February 2013 Wang S, Pal SN, Falzon D, Jaramilio E, Olsson S."Adverse drug-reactions associated with Clofazimine" .
February 2013 Wang S, Falzon D, Zignol M."Frequency of resistance of fluoroquinolones among multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) patients" .
February 2013 Wang S, Falzon D, Timimi H."Electronic recording and reporting for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis care and control" .
October 2013 McCarthy K, Hines L, Khan Y, Pancholi P, Wang S, Stevenson K."Temporal and Spatial Persistence of MRSA strains in Community Settings" .
January 2014 Sidiki S, Arcos J, Garcia J, Pan X, Evans C, BaladatLlasat JM, Wang S, Torrelles JB."Developing new point of care approaches for the diagnosis of TB in endemic areas of Central America" .
February 2014 Wang S, DeJesus B, Trinh A, Butler B."Utilization of genotyping, geocoding and social network analysis to improve TB Control: How to target and expand contact investigation." .
February 2014 Lu J, Celebrezze L, Kirk D, Denkowski P, Taylor D, Stevenson K, Wang, S."Evaluation of short course latent TB regimen in refugees" .
October 2014 Hublikar S, Wellington L, Ismail N, Kirk P, Wang SH."Screening for TB in Health Care Workers - QFT may not be the answer!" .
McCarthy K, Hines L., Khan Y, Pancholi P, Wang S, Stevenson K."Temporal and Spatial Persistence of MRSA strains in Community Setting" .

Softwares

December 2011 Shu-Hua Wang."Diagnosis and treatment of Active TB Disease in Adults" OSU MedNet 21

Presentations

Comparison of QuantifERON-TB Test with Tuberculin Skin test: Detection of Latent TB Infection in HIV Infected Individuals

Neurosyphilis: An analysis of CSF VDRL Reactive Cases in New Orleans

Diagnosis of Tuberculosis in Immunocompromised Individuals.

Correlation of the Persistence of Tuberculosis Transmission in Louisiana with Molecular Genotyping

Shu-Hua Wang, Presenter. Neurosyphilis: An analysis of CSF VDRL Reactive Cases in New Orleans Neurosyphilis: An analysis of CSF VDRL Reactive Cases in New Orleans

Tuberculosis and HIV

Tuberculosis Treatment and Treatment Guidelines

BCG and PPD, Old Problem, New Solution

Genotyping and Geocoding, Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates.

Evaluation and Assessment of Transmission of Tuberculosis in Health Care Workers

Geocoding for TB and other Pathogens, Interfacility Spread of Pathogens

TB Challenges for the Laboratory, Epidemiology of TB

Laboratory Diagnosis of Tuberculosis

Update on The Ohio State University EpiCenter Project: Study of MRSA Transmission across Facilities and Communities and Emerging ST239 strain of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Midwestern United States

Tuberculosis and Vulnerable Population

Molecular Genotyping and Geocoding of Infectious Diseases

Analysis of TB cases in Franklin County - using genotyping, geocoding and social network analysis.

World TB Day - Annual Conference

Current Trends and Treatment for TB and HIV-TB Co-Infections: Locally, Nationally, and Internationally.

TB in Correctional Facilities

Clostridium difficile Collaborative

Update on The Ohio State University EpiCenter Project: ST239 MRSA

Understanding inter-facility transmission of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): The role of traditional and molecular epidemiology methods

TB Treatment and Prevention in Correctional Facility

Epidemiology of MRSA in Human. MRSA in Animals: an emerging Public and Animal Health Problem

Update on The Ohio State University EpiCenter Project: Study of MRSA Transmission across Facilities and Communities.

Update on HIV-TB

Utilization of molecular genotyping, geocoding, social network analysis for contact investigation

Utilization of molecular genotyping and geocoding to improve understanding of the transmission dynamics of recently emerging ST239-MRSA-III in Ohio

State of the art in the treatment of latent and active TB

State of the art in the diagnosis of latent and active TB

Capacity for biofilm formation by Methicilin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus may be linked to genotypic, clinical, and antibiotic resistance characteristics

Diagnosis and Treatment of Latent TB Infection.

Activities of the Medical Reviewer in the TB Cohort Review Process. Best Practices in TB Control #2. Key Activities and Roles in the TB Cohort Review Process.

Medical Reviewer. Best Practices in TB Control #3: TB Cohort Review in Action: Putting It All Together. National Webinar

Diagnosis of Tuberculosis: Old Disease, New Technology

TB patient with complex issues

TB challenges in the medical treatment of patients with tuberculosis

Approach to multidrug Resistant TB

Activities of the Medical Reviewer in the TB Cohort Review Process. Best Practices in TB Control #2 Key Activities and Roles in the TB Cohort Review Process.

Adverse Drug Reactions

Tuberculosis

Challenges and solutions for sustainable TB and TB-HIV care among migrants and marginalized populations: Opportunities for shared responsibilities

The “12 Dose Regimen” for LTBI Treatment

International Travel Tips- “Boil it, cook it, peel it, or forget it!?”

Tuberculosis pathogenesis and transmission. Tuberculosis Intensive Workshop

Adverse Drug Reactions

New Developments in TB

Implementation of TB Diagnostics in HIV Infected Individuals. I helped to organize the symposium.

TB-HIV Symposium

Exploring Malnutrition and Parasitic Infections in Rural Guatemala/I assisted with organizing seminar

Biomedical Informatics

TUBERCULOSIS

 

Professional Activities

1995 - present Medical. Rural Ambulatory Rotation, Door County memorial Clinic. Sturgeon Bay, WI.
1996 - present International Activity. Zhe Jiang Medical University, Hangzhou China, Traditional Chinese Medicine.
1998 - present International Activity. International Rural Clinic Volunteer.
1999 - present International Activity. CMC Vellore Hospital, Health Care Volunteer.
2000 - present International Activity. JWS Volunteer.
2000 - present International Activity. Prince Songka Medical University, Department of Epidemiology.
2000 - present International Activity. Phramongkukla Medical University, Visiting Clinician.
2006 - present Net Wellness Consultant. Net Wellness, Consumer Information Web Site.
2006 - present Medical. Columbus Public Health. Columbus, OH.
2011 - present Medical Consultant. CDC Regional Training and Medical Consultation Center. Newark, NJ.
2011 - present Asian Free Clinic. Asian Free Clinic. Columbus, OH.
2011 - present Participant. Women in Medicine.
2012 - present TB Consultant. Ohio Department of Health. Columbus, OH.
1992 - 1994 Medical. Issac Cogg's Clinic volunteer. Milwaukee, WI.
1992 - 1994 Medical. MCW CARES, AIDS outreach. Milwaukee, WI.
1993 - 1995 Medical Activity. Horizon Hospice Volunteer. Milwaukee, WI.
2001 - 2002 Medical. University of Wisconsin Medical School. Milwaukee, WI.
2002 - 2003 Medical. Louisiana State University Medical School. New Orleans, LA.
2004 - 2005 Medical. Wetmore TB Clinic. New Orleans, LA.
2009 - 2011 TB Consultant. Ohio Department of Health. Columbus, OH.
 

Technical Reports

Evaluation of the TB Prevention and control Program for Orleans Parish Criminal Sheriff’s Office

Operations Analysis of the Wetmore TB Clinic, New Orleans, Louisiana

World Health Organization Global Tuberculosis Control 2012

 

Unpublished Works

>olecular and clinical characteristics of hospital and community onset methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains associated with blood stream infections.

Tuberculin skin testing and interferon-gamma release assays in internationally adopted children

Mycobacterial skin and soft tissue infection