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

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Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
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

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.

Chang YC, Yuen S, Shults J, Cardenas AM, Branas C, Feemster K: Impact of a Clinical Pathway and a Rapid Direct Influenza Polymerase Chain Reaction Test Introduction on Readmissions Among Initially Non-hospitalized Children with Influenza-Like Illness. ID week, San Diego, CA October 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Boge CLK, Peterson H, Seif AE, Cardenas AM, Bryan MW, Purdy DR, Loudon B, Kajon AE, Fisher BT : Comparative Effectiveness of Cidofovir Pre-emptive Therapy for Human Adenovirus Infection in Pediatric Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients ID Week, San Diego, CA October 2017.

Montgomery S, Roman K, Ngyuen L, Cardenas AM, Knox J, Graf EH: Prospective evaluation of light scatter technology paired with MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for rapid diagnosis of urinary tract infections. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 55(6): 1802-11, June 2017.

Ulloa E, Graf EH, Cardenas AM, Silverman M, Kitt E: Malaria Trojan Horse: A case of mixed-species malaria infection. Poster presentation at European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA May 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Allen B, Burlingame C, Ware E, Ornstein E, Elkan M, Chiotos K, Dunn M, Cárdenas AM: Implementation of A Value-Based Approach To Respiratory Viral Testing 33rd Clinical Virology Symposium, Savannah, GA May 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Fortuna D, Cárdenas AM, Graf EH, Harshyne LA, Hooper DC, Prosniak M, Shields J, Curtis MT: Human parechovirus and enterovirus initiate distinct CNS innate immune responses: Pathogenic and diagnostic implications. Journal of Clinical Virology 86: 39-45, Jan 2017.

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