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Keith William Hamilton, MD

Keith William Hamilton, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Healthcare Epidemiology, Infection Prevention and Control, Ground Founders
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-6995
Education:
BA (Major in Chemistry, Minor in American Government)
Franklin and Marshall College, 2002.
MD
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2006.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Treatment of Non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections
Infection Control
Healthcare Epidemiology
Antimicrobial Stewardship
General Infectious Diseases

Description of Research Expertise

Infection Control
Healthcare Epidemiology
Antimicrobial Stewardship
Non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections

Selected Publications

Jou J, Ebrahim J, Shofer FS, Hamilton KW, Stern J, Han JH and CDC Epicenters Prevention Program: Environmental transmission of Clostridium difficile: association between hospital room size and C. difficile infection. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36(5): 564-8, May 2015.

Sears J, Hamilton KW, Gerber JS, Szymczak J, Patel A: Assessment of local antimicrobial stewardship activities: a call for collaboration. Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Spring 2015: Science Guiding Prevention Annual Conference, Orlando, FL May 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

Hamilton KW, Gerber JS, Moehring R, Anderson DJ, Calderwood MS, Han JH, Mehta JM, Polalck LA, Zaoutis T, Srinivasan A, Camins BC, Schwartz DN, Lautenbach E: Point-of-prescription interventions to improve antimicrobial Stewardship. Clin Infect Dis 60(8): 1252125-8, April 2015.

Bartsch SM, Umscheid C, Nachamkin I, Hamilton KW, Lee BY: Comparing the economic and health benefits of different approaches to diagnosing Clostridium difficile infection. Clin Microbiol Infect 21(1): e1-9, January 2015.

Byrne DD, Rosenbach MA, Hamilton KW: Take one's breath away. Infections in the immunocompromised patient In Press 2015.

White D, Hamilton K, Pegues D, Hanish A, Resnic J, Umscheid C: The impact of a computerized clinical decision support tool on inappropriate Clostridium difficile testing. Hospital Medicine, National Harbor, MD 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

Hamilton KW, O'Donnell JA: Urinary tract infection. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2nd Edition. Schlossberg D (eds.). In Press 2015.

Rolek K, Talati N, Binkley S, Timko D, Morgan S, Pegues D, Hamilton KW: Implementation of a provider-based antimicrobial stewardship strategy at a long term acute care hospital (LTACH) and inpatient physical medicine and rehabilitation (PMR) facility. ID Week 2014 Annual Meeting Philadelphia, PA October 2014 Notes: Poster presentation.

Mazo D, Pegues D, Hamilton KW: Treatment of colistin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae bacteremia: a systematic review. ID Week 2014 Annual Meeting Philadelphia, PA October 2014 Notes: Poster presentation.

Caroff D, Binkley S, Timko D, Morgan S, Hamilton KW: Use of electronic de-escalation alerts to facilitate prospective audit and feedback for antimicrobial stewardship. ID Week 2014 Annual Meeting Philadelphia, PA October 2014 Notes: Poster presentation.

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Last updated: 05/27/2016
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