Ana Maria Cardenas, Ph.D., D(ABMM)

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Microbiology)
Universidad de Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia, 2005.
Ph.D. (Biomedical Sciences)
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2012.
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Selected Publications

Fisher BT, Boge CLK, Petersen H, Seif AE Bryan, M Hodinka RL, Cárdenas AM, Purdy DR, Loudon B, Kajon AE: Outcomes of Human Adenovirus Infection and Disease in a Retrospective Cohort of Pediatric Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society June 2018.

Laetsch TW, Maude SL, Milone MC, Davis KL, Krueger J, Cárdenas AM, Eldjerou LK, Keir CK, Wood PA, Grupp SA: False-Positive Results Following Lentiviral-Based Tisagenlecleucel Therapy with Select HIV-1 NAT Methods. Blood June 2018.

Uprety P., Shivakoti R, Cardenas AM: Genital and Extragenital Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infections In Pediatric Population. ASM Microbe, Atlanta, GA June 2018 Notes: Chosen for best abstract award and oral abstract presentation

Ward E, Weller K, Gomez J, Roman K, Cárdenas AM: Evaluation of a Rapid System for Antimicrobial Identification and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing in Pediatric Blood Stream Infections Journal of Clinical Microbiology June 2018.

Gentil C, Carlin A, Elkan M, Cardenas AM, Van Deerlin V: Evaluation of Bronchoalveolar Lavages and Nasopharyngeal Aspirates on a Sample to Result 17-target Respiratory Pathogen Panel. 34th Clinical Virology Symposium, West Palm Beach, FL May 2018.

Curtis D, Cardenas AM: Evaluation of an Automated TMA-Based HIV-1 Viral Load Assay for Both Diagnosis and Monitoring in Pediatric Patients. 34th Clinical Virology Symposium, West Palm Beach, FL May 2018.

Boge CLK, Petersen H, Seif AE, Cardenas AM, Purdy DR, Kajon A, Fisher BT: Incidence and Outcomes of Human Adenovirus Infection in Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant Recipients. Pediatric Transplant ID Symposium, Memphis, TN March 2018 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Han M, Roberts A, Migliore B, Cardenas AM, Weiss SL: Cytomegalovirus Reactivation Viremia in Pediatric Sepsis. Annual Congress for Society of Critical Care Medicine, San Antonio, TX February 2018 Notes: Poster presentation.

Simpao AF, Ahumada LM, Larru MB, Cardenas AM, Metjian TA, Sullivan KV, Gálvez JA, Desai BR, Rehman MA, Gerber JS: Design and Implementation of a Visual Analytics Electronic Antibiogram within an Electronic Health Record System at a Tertiary Pediatric Hospital. Applied clinical informatics 9(1): 37-45, Jan 2018.

Mitchell SL, Chang YC, Feemster K, Cárdenas AM : Implementation of a rapid influenza A/B and RSV direct molecular assay improves emergency department oseltamivir use in paediatric patients Journal of Medical Microbiology Jan 2018 Notes: DOI 10.1099/jmm.0.000676.

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