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

Reller, Megan E., Aravinda M. de Silva, Jeremy J. Miles, Ramesh S. Jadi, Anne Broadwater, Katie Walker, Christopher Woods, Orlando Mayorga, and Armando Matute. “Unsuspected Dengue as a Cause of Acute Febrile Illness in Children and Adults in Western Nicaragua..” Plos Negl Trop Dis 10, no. 10 (October 2016). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005026.

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27792777
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Chikeka, Ijeuru, Armando J. Matute, J Stephen Dumler, Christopher W. Woods, Orlando Mayorga, and Megan E. Reller. “Use of Peptide-Based Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay followed by Immunofluorescence Assay To Document Ehrlichia chaffeensis as a Cause of Febrile Illness in Nicaragua..” J Clin Microbiol 54, no. 6 (June 2016): 1581–85. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.03331-15.

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27053675
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Shakoor, Sadia, Megan E. Reller, Amnesty LeFevre, Aneeta Hotwani, Shahida M. Qureshi, Farheen Yousuf, Mohammad Shahidul Islam, et al. “Diagnostic methods to determine microbiology of postpartum endometritis in South Asia: laboratory methods protocol used in the Postpartum Sepsis Study: a prospective cohort study..” Reprod Health 13 (February 25, 2016). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12978-016-0121-4.

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26916013
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Bartlett, L. A., A. E. LeFevre, F. Mir, S. Soofi, S. Arif, D. K. Mitra, M. A. Quaiyum, et al. “The development and evaluation of a community-based clinical diagnosis tool and treatment regimen for postpartum sepsis in Bangladesh and Pakistan..” Reprod Health 13 (February 25, 2016). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12978-016-0124-1.

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26916141
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Tillekeratne, L Gayani, Champica K. Bodinayake, Ajith Nagahawatte, Dhammika Vidanagama, Vasantha Devasiri, Wasantha Kodikara Arachchi, Ruvini Kurukulasooriya, et al. “Use of Rapid Influenza Testing to Reduce Antibiotic Prescriptions Among Outpatients with Influenza-Like Illness in Southern Sri Lanka..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 93, no. 5 (November 2015): 1031–37. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0269.

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26283748
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Tillekeratne, L Gayani, Champica K. Bodinayake, Ajith Nagahawatte, Dhammika Vidanagama, Vasantha Devasiri, Wasantha Kodikara Arachchi, Ruvini Kurukulasooriya, et al. “An under-recognized influenza epidemic identified by rapid influenza testing, southern Sri Lanka, 2013..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 92, no. 5 (May 2015): 1023–29. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.14-0708.

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25732679
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Burbulis, Ian E., Kumiko Yamaguchi, Olga V. Nikolskaia, Sean T. Prigge, Stefan Magez, Sylvie Bisser, Megan E. Reller, and Dennis J. Grab. “Detection of pathogen-specific antibodies by loop-mediated isothermal amplification..” Clin Vaccine Immunol 22, no. 4 (April 2015): 374–80. https://doi.org/10.1128/CVI.00811-14.

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25651920
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Reller, Megan E., Elsio A. Wunder, Jeremy J. Miles, Judith E. Flom, Orlando Mayorga, Christopher W. Woods, Albert I. Ko, J Stephen Dumler, and Armando J. Matute. “Unsuspected leptospirosis is a cause of acute febrile illness in Nicaragua..” Plos Negl Trop Dis 8, no. 7 (July 2014). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002941.

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25058149
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Sadreameli, Sara Christina, Megan E. Reller, David G. Bundy, James F. Casella, and John J. Strouse. “Respiratory syncytial virus and seasonal influenza cause similar illnesses in children with sickle cell disease..” Pediatr Blood Cancer 61, no. 5 (May 2014): 875–78. https://doi.org/10.1002/pbc.24887.

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24481883
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Reller, Megan E., Wan Hsin Chen, Justin Dalton, Marguerite A. Lichay, and J Stephen Dumler. “Multiplex 5' nuclease quantitative real-time PCR for clinical diagnosis of malaria and species-level identification and epidemiologic evaluation of malaria-causing parasites, including Plasmodium knowlesi..” J Clin Microbiol 51, no. 9 (September 2013): 2931–38. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00958-13.

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23804387
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