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

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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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-.

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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-.

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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-.

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27711206
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Chikeka, I, Matute, AJ, Dumler, JS, Woods, CW, Mayorga, O, and Reller, ME. "Use of Peptide-Based Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay followed by Immunofluorescence Assay To Document Ehrlichia chaffeensis as a Cause of Febrile Illness in Nicaragua." Journal of clinical microbiology 54, no. 6 (June 2016): 1581-1585.

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27053675
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Shakoor, S, Reller, ME, LeFevre, A, Hotwani, A, Qureshi, SM, Yousuf, F, Islam, MS, Connor, N, Rafiqullah, I, Mir, F, Arif, S, Soofi, S, Bartlett, LA, Saha, S, and ANISA-Postpartum Sepsis Study Group, . "Diagnostic methods to determine microbiology of postpartum endometritis in South Asia: laboratory methods protocol used in the Postpartum Sepsis Study: a prospective cohort study." Reproductive health 13 (February 25, 2016): 15-.

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26916013
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Bartlett, LA, LeFevre, AE, Mir, F, Soofi, S, Arif, S, Mitra, DK, Quaiyum, MA, Shakoor, S, Islam, MS, Connor, NE, Winch, PJ, Reller, ME, Shah, R, El Arifeen, S, Baqui, AH, Bhutta, ZA, Zaidi, A, Saha, S, Ahmed, SA, and ANISA-Postpartum Sepsis Study Group, . "The development and evaluation of a community-based clinical diagnosis tool and treatment regimen for postpartum sepsis in Bangladesh and Pakistan." Reproductive health 13 (February 25, 2016): 16-.

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26916141
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Tillekeratne, LG, Bodinayake, CK, Nagahawatte, A, Vidanagama, D, Devasiri, V, Arachchi, WK, Kurukulasooriya, R, De Silva, AD, Østbye, T, Reller, ME, and Woods, CW. "Use of Rapid Influenza Testing to Reduce Antibiotic Prescriptions Among Outpatients with Influenza-Like Illness in Southern Sri Lanka." The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene 93, no. 5 (November 2015): 1031-1037.

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26283748
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