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Carey-Ann D. Burnham, PhD

Associate Professor, Pathology & Immunology
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Medical Director, Clinical Microbiology

Specialty Areas

Pathology
Microbiology

Board Certifications

Medical Microbiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Clinical pathology, pediatrics, clinical microbiology

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Bachelor of Science, Medical Laboratory Science: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 2002
PhD, Medical Sciences: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 2007
Fellowship, Clinical Microbiology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2009

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Tetracycline-inactivating enzymes from environmental, human commensal, and pathogenic bacteria cause broad-spectrum tetracycline resistance.
Gasparrini AJ, Markley JL, Kumar H, Wang B, Fang L, Irum S, Symister CT, Wallace M, Burnham CD, Andleeb S, Tolia NH, Wencewicz TA, Dantas G
Commun Biol. 2020 May 15; 3(1)241. doi: 10.1038/s42003-020-0966-5.

PMID:
    32415166
    [PubMed - in process]
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Fecal Microbiota Transplantations: Where Are We, Where Are We Going, and What Is the Role of the Clinical Laboratory?
Ransom EM, Burnham CD, Jones L, Kraft CS, McDonald LC, Reinink AR, Young VB
Clin Chem. 2020 Apr 1; 66(4)512-517. doi: 10.1093/clinchem/hvaa021.

PMID:
    32232453
    [PubMed - in process]
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Environmental Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Contamination, Persistent Colonization, and Subsequent Skin and Soft Tissue Infection.
Hogan PG, Mork RL, Thompson RM, Muenks CE, Boyle MG, Sullivan ML, Morelli JJ, Williams CV, Sanchez N, Hunstad DA, Wardenburg JB, Gehlert SJ, Burnham CD, Rzhetsky A, Fritz SA
JAMA Pediatr. 2020 Mar 30; doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.0132.

PMID:
    32227144
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Microbiome Restoration by RBX2660 Does Not Preclude Recurrence of Multidrug-Resistant Urinary Tract Infection Following Subsequent Antibiotic Exposure: A Case Report.
Keen EC, Tasoff P, Hink T, Reske KA, Burnham CD, Dantas G, Kwon JH, Dubberke ER
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2020 Mar; 7(3)ofaa042. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofaa042.

PMID:
    32154322
    [PubMed]
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Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacterales in the USA.
Gandra S, Burnham CD
Lancet Infect Dis. 2020 Mar 6; pii: S1473-3099(20)30066-9. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30066-9.

PMID:
    32151330
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Innovative and rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing systems.
van Belkum A, Burnham CD, Rossen JWA, Mallard F, Rochas O, Dunne WM Jr
Nat Rev Microbiol. 2020 May; 18(5)299-311. doi: 10.1038/s41579-020-0327-x.

PMID:
    32055026
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genomic Characterization of Antibiotic Resistant <i>Escherichia coli</i> Isolated From Domestic Chickens in Pakistan.
Rafique M, Potter RF, Ferreiro A, Wallace MA, Rahim A, Ali Malik A, Siddique N, Abbas MA, D'Souza AW, Burnham CD, Ali N, Dantas G
Front Microbiol. 2019; 103052. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.03052.

PMID:
    32010104
    [PubMed]
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Assessment of antibiotic-resistant organism transmission among rooms of hospitalized patients, healthcare personnel, and the hospital environment utilizing surrogate markers and selective bacterial cultures.
Kwon JH, Reske K, O'Neil CA, Cass C, Seiler S, Wallace MA, Hink T, Liang SY, Fraser VJ, Burnham CD, Dubberke ER, CDC Prevention Epicenters Program.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2020 May; 41(5)539-546. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.376.

PMID:
    31969206
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical impact of molecular identification of rare yeasts and nonsporulating molds recovered in culture from clinical specimens.
Jean S, Lainhart W, Anderson NW, Yarbrough ML, Burnham CD
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2020 Mar; 96(3)114945. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2019.114945.

PMID:
    31948697
    [PubMed - in process]
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In vitro activity of meropenem/piperacillin/tazobactam triple combination therapy against clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus pseudintermedius and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus spp.
Yoneda A, Thänert R, Burnham CD, Dantas G
Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2020 Feb; 55(2)105864. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2019.105864.

PMID:
    31870598
    [PubMed - in process]
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Longitudinal, strain-specific Staphylococcus aureus introduction and transmission events in households of children with community-associated meticillin-resistant S aureus skin and soft tissue infection: a prospective cohort study.
Mork RL, Hogan PG, Muenks CE, Boyle MG, Thompson RM, Sullivan ML, Morelli JJ, Seigel J, Orscheln RC, Bubeck Wardenburg J, Gehlert SJ, Burnham CD, Rzhetsky A, Fritz SA
Lancet Infect Dis. 2020 Feb; 20(2)188-198. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(19)30570-5.

PMID:
    31784369
    [PubMed - in process]
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Breakpoint beware: reliance on historical breakpoints for Enterobacteriaceae leads to discrepancies in interpretation of susceptibility testing for carbapenems and cephalosporins and gaps in detection of carbapenem-resistant organisms.
Yarbrough ML, Wallace MA, Potter RF, D'Souza AW, Dantas G, Burnham CD
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2020 Jan; 39(1)187-195. doi: 10.1007/s10096-019-03711-y.

PMID:
    31679102
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical Impact of Revised Cefepime Breakpoint in Patients With <i>Enterobacteriaceae</i> Bacteremia.
Foong KS, Carlson AL, Munigala S, Burnham CD, Warren DK
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Aug; 6(8)ofz341. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofz341.

PMID:
    31660387
    [PubMed]
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Comparison of Urine Antigen Assays for the Diagnosis of <i>Histoplasma capsulatum</i> Infection.
Persaud SP, Lawton T, Burnham CD, Anderson NW
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Nov; 4(3)370-382. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.028910.

PMID:
    31659074
    [PubMed - in process]
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Impact of an electronic hard-stop clinical decision support tool to limit repeat <i>Clostridioides difficile</i> toxin enzyme immunoassay testing on test utilization.
Kwon JH, Reske KA, Hink T, Jackups R, Burnham CD, Dubberke ER
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Dec; 40(12)1423-1426. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.275.

PMID:
    31647044
    [PubMed - in process]
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Best Practices for Detection of Bloodstream Infection.
Burnham CD, Yarbrough ML
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Jan; 3(4)740-742. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.026260.

PMID:
    31639745
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical Effect of Expedited Pathogen Identification and Susceptibility Testing for Gram-Negative Bacteremia and Candidemia by Use of the Accelerate Pheno<sup>TM</sup> System.
Burnham JP, Wallace MA, Fuller BM, Shupe A, Burnham CD, Kollef MH
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Jan; 3(4)569-579. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.027201.

PMID:
    31639726
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pediatric Anaerobic Blood Culture Practices in Industrialized Countries.
Thé T, Curfman A, Burnham CD, Hayes E, Schnadower D, with the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Collaborative Research Committee (PEM-CRC).
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Jan; 3(4)553-558. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.027128.

PMID:
    31639724
    [PubMed - in process]
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Lack of Additional Diagnostic Yield of 16s rRNA Gene PCR for Prosthetic Joint Infections.
Lane MA, Ganeshraj N, Gu A, Warren DK, Burnham CD
J Appl Lab Med. 2019 Sep; 4(2)224-228. doi: 10.1373/jalm.2018.027003.

PMID:
    31639667
    [PubMed - in process]
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Multicenter Study Demonstrates Standardization Requirements for Mold Identification by MALDI-TOF MS.
Lau AF, Walchak RC, Miller HB, Slechta ES, Kamboj K, Riebe K, Robertson AE, Gilbreath JJ, Mitchell KF, Wallace MA, Bryson AL, Balada-Llasat JM, Bulman A, Buchan BW, Burnham CD, Butler-Wu S, Desai U, Doern CD, Hanson KE, Henderson CM, Kostrzewa M, Ledeboer NA, Maier T, Pancholi P, Schuetz AN, Shi G, Wengenack NL, Zhang SX, Zelazny AM, Frank KM
Front Microbiol. 2019; 102098. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.02098.

PMID:
    31616388
    [PubMed]
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