130. Partnership with Your Microbiology Lab
Session: Symposium: Diagnostic Stewardship: Partner and Ally of Antimicrobial Stewardship
Thursday, October 4, 2018: 10:55 AM
Room: N 24
Kaede Ota Sullivan, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FAAP, FCCM, D(ABMM), Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Temple University Health System, Philadelphia, PA

Kaede Ota Sullivan is a board-certified pediatric infectious diseases specialist and medical microbiologist. She is also Associate Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine and Associate Director of the Microbiology, Virology & Immunology Laboratories at Temple University Hospital. She was also recently named Director of Faculty Advancement in the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at LKSOM. To date, she has held positions on a number of national committees. These include the SHEA Guidelines Committee, the HICPAC NHSN Surveillance Workgroup, and the College of American Pathologists’ Microbiology Resource Committee. Her research focuses on optimization of microbiology laboratory procedures that impact infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship initiatives. She is currently pursuing a combined MBA and MSc in Enterprise Marketing program at the Fox School of Business and Management at Temple University.


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