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, LG, Bodinayake, CK, Simmons, R, Nagahawatte, A, Devasiri, V, Kodikara Arachchi, W, Nicholson, BP, Park, LP, Vanderburg, S, Kurukulasooriya, R, De Silva, AD, Østybe, T, Reller, ME, and Woods, CW. "Respiratory Viral Infection: An Underappreciated Cause of Acute Febrile Illness Admissions in Southern Sri Lanka." The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 100, no. 3 (March 2019): 672-680.

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30594268
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Bodinayake, CK, Tillekeratne, LG, Nagahawatte, A, Devasiri, V, Kodikara Arachchi, W, Strouse, JJ, Sessions, OM, Kurukulasooriya, R, Uehara, A, Howe, S, Ong, XM, Tan, S, Chow, A, Tummalapalli, P, De Silva, AD, Østbye, T, Woods, CW, Gubler, DJ, and Reller, ME. "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 Neglected Tropical Diseases 12, no. 2 (February 9, 2018): e0006258-null.

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29425194
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Reller, ME, and Dumler, JS. "Development and Clinical Validation of a Multiplex Real-Time Quantitative PCR Assay for Human Infection by Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Ehrlichia chaffeensis." Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease 3, no. 1 (January 29, 2018).

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30274412
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von Fricken, ME, Lkhagvatseren, S, Boldbaatar, B, Nymadawa, P, Weppelmann, TA, Baigalmaa, B-O, Anderson, BD, Reller, ME, Lantos, PM, and Gray, GC. "Estimated seroprevalence of Anaplasma spp. and spotted fever group Rickettsia exposure among herders and livestock in Mongolia." Acta Tropica 177 (January 2018): 179-185.

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29054570
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Reller, ME. "Salmonella Species." In Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 837-842.e2.: Elsevier, 2018.

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Shapiro, D, Bodinayake, CK, Nagahawatte, A, Devasiri, V, Kurukulasooriya, R, Hsiang, J, Nicholson, B, De Silva, AD, Østbye, T, Reller, ME, Woods, CW, and Tillekeratne, LG. "Burden and Seasonality of Viral Acute Respiratory Tract Infections among Outpatients in Southern Sri Lanka." The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 97, no. 1 (July 2017): 88-96.

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28719323
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Uehara, A, Tissera, HA, Bodinayake, CK, Amarasinghe, A, Nagahawatte, A, Tillekeratne, LG, Cui, J, Reller, ME, Palihawadana, P, Gunasena, S, Desilva, AD, Wilder-Smith, A, Gubler, DJ, Woods, CW, and Sessions, OM. "Analysis of Dengue Serotype 4 in Sri Lanka during the 2012-2013 Dengue Epidemic." The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene 97, no. 1 (July 2017): 130-136.

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28719296
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Reller, ME, Chikeka, I, Miles, JJ, Dumler, JS, Woods, CW, Mayorga, O, and Matute, AJ. "First Identification and Description of Rickettsioses and Q Fever as Causes of Acute Febrile Illness in Nicaragua." Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases 10, no. 12 (December 30, 2016): e0005185-null.

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28036394
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Reller, ME, de Silva, AM, Miles, JJ, Jadi, RS, Broadwater, A, Walker, K, Woods, C, Mayorga, O, and Matute, A. "Unsuspected Dengue as a Cause of Acute Febrile Illness in Children and Adults in Western Nicaragua." Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases 10, no. 10 (October 28, 2016): e0005026-null.

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27792777
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Bodinayake, CK, Tillekeratne, LG, Nagahawatte, A, Devasiri, V, Kodikara Arachichi, W, Strouse, JJ, Sessions, OM, Kurukulasooriya, R, Uehara, A, Howe, S, Ong, XM, Tan, S, Chow, A, Tummalapalli, P, De Silva, AD, Østbye, T, Woods, CW, Gubler, DJ, and Reller, ME. "Emergence of Epidemic Dengue-1 Virus in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka." Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases 10, no. 10 (October 6, 2016): e0004995-null.

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27711206
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