Megan Elizabeth Reller

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Research Professor of Global Health
Campus mail 178 Hanes Hse, Box 102359, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-6996
Email address megan.reller@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Adult and Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship, Medicine And Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2002 - 2004
  • Research Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Emory University, 2000 - 2002
  • Resident, Medicine And Pediatrics, University of Rochester, 1996 - 2000
  • M.D.C.M., McGill University (Canada), 1996

Publications

Tillekeratne, L Gayani, Champica K. Bodinayake, Ryan Simmons, Ajith Nagahawatte, Vasantha Devasiri, Wasantha Kodikara Arachchi, Bradly P. Nicholson, et al. “Respiratory Viral Infection: An Underappreciated Cause of Acute Febrile Illness Admissions in Southern Sri Lanka..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 100, no. 3 (March 2019): 672–80. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.18-0699.

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30594268
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McCollum, Eric D., Salahuddin Ahmed, Nabidul H. Chowdhury, Syed J. R. Rizvi, Ahad M. Khan, Arun D. Roy, Abu Am Hanif, et al. “Chest radiograph reading panel performance in a Bangladesh pneumococcal vaccine effectiveness study..” Bmj Open Respir Res 6, no. 1 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjresp-2018-000393.

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31179000
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Bodinayake, Champica K., L Gayani Tillekeratne, Ajith Nagahawatte, Vasantha Devasiri, Wasantha Kodikara Arachchi, John J. Strouse, October M. Sessions, et al. “Evaluation of the WHO 2009 classification for diagnosis of acute dengue in a large cohort of adults and children in Sri Lanka during a dengue-1 epidemic..” Plos Negl Trop Dis 12, no. 2 (February 2018). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006258.

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29425194
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Reller, Megan E., and J Stephen Dumler. “Development and Clinical Validation of a Multiplex Real-Time Quantitative PCR Assay for Human Infection by Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Ehrlichia chaffeensis..” Trop Med Infect Dis 3, no. 1 (January 29, 2018). https://doi.org/10.3390/tropicalmed3010014.

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30274412
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Fricken, Michael E. von, Sukhbaatar Lkhagvatseren, Bazartseren Boldbaatar, Pagbajab Nymadawa, Thomas A. Weppelmann, Bekh-Ochir Baigalmaa, Benjamin D. Anderson, Megan E. Reller, Paul M. Lantos, and Gregory C. Gray. “Estimated seroprevalence of Anaplasma spp. and spotted fever group Rickettsia exposure among herders and livestock in Mongolia..” Acta Trop 177 (January 2018): 179–85. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actatropica.2017.10.015.

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29054570
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Shapiro, David, Champica K. Bodinayake, Ajith Nagahawatte, Vasantha Devasiri, Ruvini Kurukulasooriya, Jeremy Hsiang, Bradley Nicholson, et al. “Burden and Seasonality of Viral Acute Respiratory Tract Infections among Outpatients in Southern Sri Lanka..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 97, no. 1 (July 2017): 88–96. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0032.

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28719323
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Uehara, Anna, Hasitha Aravinda Tissera, Champica K. Bodinayake, Ananda Amarasinghe, Ajith Nagahawatte, L Gayani Tillekeratne, Jie Cui, et al. “Analysis of Dengue Serotype 4 in Sri Lanka during the 2012-2013 Dengue Epidemic..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 97, no. 1 (July 2017): 130–36. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.16-0540.

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28719296
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Reller, Megan E., Ijeuru Chikeka, Jeremy J. Miles, J Stephen Dumler, Christopher W. Woods, Orlando Mayorga, and Armando J. Matute. “First Identification and Description of Rickettsioses and Q Fever as Causes of Acute Febrile Illness in Nicaragua..” Plos Negl Trop Dis 10, no. 12 (December 2016). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005185.

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28036394
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Bodinayake, Champica K., L Gayani Tillekeratne, Ajith Nagahawatte, Vasantha Devasiri, Wasantha Kodikara Arachichi, John J. Strouse, October M. Sessions, et al. “Emergence of Epidemic Dengue-1 Virus in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka..” Plos Negl Trop Dis 10, no. 10 (October 2016). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004995.

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27711206
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