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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

Utility of strain typing of Propionibacterium acnes in central nervous system and prosthetic joint infections to differentiate contamination from infection: a retrospective cohort.
Burnham JP, Shupe A, Burnham CD, Warren DK
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 Aug 25; doi: 10.1007/s10096-017-3090-9.

PMID:
    28842758
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Identification of Nocardia, Streptomyces, and Tsukamurella using MALDI-TOF MS with the Bruker Biotyper.
Yarbrough ML, Lainhart W, Burnham CD
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 Oct; 89(2)92-97. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2017.06.019.

PMID:
    28811116
    [PubMed - in process]
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Colonization with 19F and other pneumococcal conjugate vaccine serotypes in children in St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
McFarland M, Szasz TP, Zhou JY, Motley K, Sivapalan JS, Isaacson-Schmid M, Todd EM, Hogan PG, Fritz SA, Burnham CD, Hoffmann S, Morley SC
Vaccine. 2017 Aug 3; 35(34)4389-4395. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.06.047.

PMID:
    28687405
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Role of Procalcitonin in Diagnosis of Sepsis and Antibiotic Stewardship: Opportunities and Challenges.
Fung AWS, Beriault D, Diamandis EP, Burnham CD, Dorman T, Downing M, Hayden J, Langford BJ
Clin Chem. 2017 Sep; 63(9)1436-1441. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2017.272294.

PMID:
    28634222
    [PubMed - in process]
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Assessment of Healthcare Worker Protocol Deviations and Self-Contamination During Personal Protective Equipment Donning and Doffing.
Kwon JH, Burnham CD, Reske KA, Liang SY, Hink T, Wallace MA, Shupe A, Seiler S, Cass C, Fraser VJ, Dubberke ER
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Sep; 38(9)1077-1083. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.121.

PMID:
    28606192
    [PubMed - in process]
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Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: The Role of Emerging Diagnostic Technologies.
Kollef MH, Burnham CD
Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 Jun; 38(3)253-263. doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1599224.

PMID:
    28578550
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Molecular and Clinical Epidemiology of Extended-Spectrum Cephalosporin- and Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae at 4 US Pediatric Hospitals.
Zerr DM, Weissman SJ, Zhou C, Kronman MP, Adler AL, Berry JE, Rayar J, Myers J, Haaland WL, Burnham CD, Elward A, Newland J, Selvarangan R, Sullivan KV, Zaoutis T, Qin X
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2017 Jan 19; doi: 10.1093/jpids/piw076.

PMID:
    28339623
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Reinstatement of Reflex Testing of Stool Samples for Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE) Resulted in Decreased Incidence of Hospital-Associated VRE.
Munigala S, McMullen KM, Russo AJ, Jafarzadeh SR, Hoppe-Bauer J, Burnham CD, Warren DK
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 May; 38(5)619-621. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.19.

PMID:
    28219459
    [PubMed - in process]
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Are We There Yet? Laboratory Preparedness for Emerging Infectious Diseases.
Burnham CD, Kwon JH, Burd EM, Campbell S, Iwen PC, Miller MB
Clin Chem. 2017 Apr; 63(4)807-811. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2016.265850.

PMID:
    28115392
    [PubMed - in process]
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Evaluation of Genotypic and Phenotypic Methods to Detect Carbapenemase Production in Gram-Negative Bacilli.
McMullen AR, Yarbrough ML, Wallace MA, Shupe A, Burnham CD
Clin Chem. 2017 Mar; 63(3)723-730. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2016.264804.

PMID:
    28073895
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Rapid MRSA PCR on respiratory specimens from ventilated patients with suspected pneumonia: a tool to facilitate antimicrobial stewardship.
Trevino SE, Pence MA, Marschall J, Kollef MH, Babcock HM, Burnham CD
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 May; 36(5)879-885. doi: 10.1007/s10096-016-2876-5.

PMID:
    28004323
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Evaluation of Machine Learning and Rules-Based Approaches for Predicting Antimicrobial Resistance Profiles in Gram-negative Bacilli from Whole Genome Sequence Data.
Pesesky MW, Hussain T, Wallace M, Patel S, Andleeb S, Burnham CD, Dantas G
Front Microbiol. 2016; 71887.

PMID:
    27965630
    [PubMed]
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Clinical use comparison of a semiautomated PCR with fluorescent ribotyping for typing of Clostridium difficile.
Thabit AK, Alam MJ, Burnham CD, Nicolau DP
Arch Microbiol. 2017 Mar; 199(2)317-323. doi: 10.1007/s00203-016-1305-6.

PMID:
    27730251
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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An Evaluation of Food as a Potential Source for Clostridium difficile Acquisition in Hospitalized Patients.
Kwon JH, Lanzas C, Reske KA, Hink T, Seiler SM, Bommarito KM, Burnham CD, Dubberke ER
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Dec; 37(12)1401-1407.

PMID:
    27691986
    [PubMed - in process]
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Interleukin 7 immunotherapy improves host immunity and survival in a two-hit model of Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia.
Shindo Y, Fuchs AG, Davis CG, Eitas T, Unsinger J, Burnham CD, Green JM, Morre M, Bochicchio GV, Hotchkiss RS
J Leukoc Biol. 2017 Feb; 101(2)543-554. doi: 10.1189/jlb.4A1215-581R.

PMID:
    27630218
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Diversity of Staphylococcus aureus strains colonizing various niches of the human body.
Muenks CE, Hogan PG, Wang JW, Eisenstein KA, Burnham CD, Fritz SA
J Infect. 2016 Jun; 72(6)698-705. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2016.03.015.

PMID:
    27045982
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Association of healthcare exposure with acquisition of different Clostridium difficile strain types in patients with recurrent infection or colonization after clinical resolution of initial infection.
Thabit AK, Housman ST, Burnham CD, Nicolau DP
J Hosp Infect. 2016 Feb; 92(2)167-72. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2015.11.009.

PMID:
    26792686
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Early Administration of Azithromycin and Prevention of Severe Lower Respiratory Tract Illnesses in Preschool Children With a History of Such Illnesses: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Bacharier LB, Guilbert TW, Mauger DT, Boehmer S, Beigelman A, Fitzpatrick AM, Jackson DJ, Baxi SN, Benson M, Burnham CD, Cabana M, Castro M, Chmiel JF, Covar R, Daines M, Gaffin JM, Gentile DA, Holguin F, Israel E, Kelly HW, Lazarus SC, Lemanske RF Jr, Ly N, Meade K, Morgan W, Moy J, Olin T, Peters SP, Phipatanakul W, Pongracic JA, Raissy HH, Ross K, Sheehan WJ, Sorkness C, Szefler SJ, Teague WG, Thyne S, Martinez FD
JAMA. 2015 Nov 17; 314(19)2034-2044. doi: 10.1001/jama.2015.13896.

PMID:
    26575060
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prevalence of nasopharyngeal pneumococcal colonization in children and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of carriage isolates.
Zhou JY, Isaacson-Schmid M, Utterson EC, Todd EM, McFarland M, Sivapalan J, Niehoff JM, Burnham CD, Morley SC
Int J Infect Dis. 2015 Oct; 3950-52. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2015.08.010.

PMID:
    26327122
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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HACEK organisms exhibit low minimum inhibitory concentrations to ertapenem.
Pence MA, Burnham CD
J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2015 Jun; 3(2)149-150. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2015.03.004.

PMID:
    27873667
    [PubMed - in process]
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