Fellow Publications

Fellowship Publications, Abstracts, and Presentations



Kunwar EK, Smith SM, Eng RHK. Creeping vancomycin resistance in MRSA and impact on duration of bacteremia on vancomycin treatment. IAAC 2014

Eng RHK, Kunwar EK, Smith SM. MRSA colonization in Community Living Center (Nursing Home) and Implications for Infection. ICAAC 2014

Aldrich M, Yasar M, Dever LL. Osteoarticular tuberculosisin aninner cityUniversity Medical Center: epidemiology and outcomes. IDWeek 2014

Chawla H, Smith SM, Eng RHK. Usefulness of procalcitonin in detection and monitoring treatment of bacterial infections. IDWeek 2014

Burnell J, Valentin-Torres M, Smith SM, Eng RHK. Using Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Nasal Screening Data to Guide Initial Empiric Antibiotic Therapy. ID Week 2015

Koper C, Dharan N, Singh B, Chew D, Swaminathan S, Hodder S. Attitudes among men and women regarding pre-exposure prophylaxis to prevent HIV acquisition in an urban HIV-prevalent setting in the United States. IDWeek 2015

Calero F, Jen SP, Dever LL. Susceptibility discordance and treatment outcomes of ceftriaxone for methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia. Submitted IDWeek 2016

Khadka Kunwar E, Jen SP, Dever LL. Comparison of colistin non-susceptible Klebsiella pneumoniae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates in an inner city hospital. Submitted IDWeek 2016

Sheth I, Chew D, Dever LL, Swaminathan S. Factors associated with HIV virologic failure and retention in care in an urban HIV clinic. Submitted IDWeek 2016

Abergel G, Eng RHK, Kaminski S, Sonyey A. Mutation may be important in second generation DAA Treatment Failure. Submitted IDWeek 2016

Kim E, Eng RHK. Effectiveness of alcohol based hand rub gel in preventing health care associated infection. Submitted IDWeek 2016

Sheth I, Eng RHK. Incidence of influenza in the VA population of New Jersey – East Orange and Lyons 2015-2016. Submitted IDWeek 2016




Sanchez MC, Sebti R, Hassoun, et al. Osteomyelitis of the patella cause by Legionella anisa. J Clin Micro; 51:2791, 2013

Schade MA, Mirani NM. Fibrosing mediastinitis: an unusual cause of pulmonary symptoms; J Gen Med; 28:1677,  2013

Saul, S Chen R, Jiang P, Schade M, Jaker M. Kluyvera cryocrescens presenting as a complicated urinary tract infection; 22: e50, Inf Dis Clin Prac, 2013

Barr LK, Sharer LR, Khadka Kunwar E, Kapila R, Zaki SR, Drew CP, Bhatnagar J, Liu JK, Chew D. Intraventricular granulomatous mass associated with Mycobacterium haemophilum. J Clin Neuroscience; 22:1057, 2015