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., Romina C. Alcabasa, Clara A. Lema, and Karen C. Carroll. “Comparison of two rapid assays for Clostridium difficile Common antigen and a C difficile toxin A/B assay with the cell culture neutralization assay..” Am J Clin Pathol 133, no. 1 (January 2010): 107–9. https://doi.org/10.1309/AJCPO3QWOU8CYGEU.

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20023265
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Prakash, J. A. J., M. E. Reller, N. Barat, and J. S. Dumler. “Assessment of a quantitative multiplex 5' nuclease real-time PCR for spotted fever and typhus group rickettsioses and Orientia tsutsugamushi..” Clin Microbiol Infect 15 Suppl 2 (December 2009): 292–93. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-0691.2008.02242.x.

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19438655
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Reller, Megan E., Anita K. M. Zaidi, Shazia Sultana, Shazia Azeem, Beenish Hanif, Shahida Qureshi, Rumina Hasan, Zulfiqar Bhutta, Rehana Akhter, and Donald A. Goldmann. “Controlled evaluation of Bactec Peds Plus/F and Bactec lytic/10 anaerobic/F media for isolation of Salmonella enterica serovars typhi and paratyphi A from blood..” J Clin Microbiol 47, no. 1 (January 2009): 245–46. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.01452-08.

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19005140
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Reller, M. E., R. V. Tauxe, L. A. Kalish, and K. Mølbak. “Excess salmonellosis in women in the United States: 1968-2000..” Epidemiol Infect 136, no. 8 (August 2008): 1109–17. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0950268807009594.

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17961280
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Chang, Larry W., Megan E. Reller, Justin A. Bishop, Kawsar Talaat, Thomas B. Nutman, and Paul G. Auwaerter. “A 41-year-old woman from Cameroon with infertility..” Clin Infect Dis 47, no. 1 (July 1, 2008): 141–109. https://doi.org/10.1086/588787.

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18522508
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Chang, L. W., M. E. Reller, J. A. Bishop, K. Talaat, T. B. Nutman, and P. G. Auwaerter. “A 41-year-old woman from Cameroon with infertility.” Clinical Infectious Diseases 47, no. 1 (July 1, 2008). https://doi.org/10.1086/588786.

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Reller, Megan E., Amanda B. Mallonee, Nicole P. Kwiatkowski, and William G. Merz. “Use of peptide nucleic acid-fluorescence in situ hybridization for definitive, rapid identification of five common Candida species..” J Clin Microbiol 45, no. 11 (November 2007): 3802–3. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.01127-07.

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17804657
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Reller, Megan E., Clara A. Lema, Trish M. Perl, Mian Cai, Tracy L. Ross, Kathleen A. Speck, and Karen C. Carroll. “Yield of stool culture with isolate toxin testing versus a two-step algorithm including stool toxin testing for detection of toxigenic Clostridium difficile..” J Clin Microbiol 45, no. 11 (November 2007): 3601–5. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.01305-07.

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17804652
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Reller, Megan E., Richard W. Douce, Susan E. Maslanka, Darwin S. Torres, Stephen R. Manock, and Jeremy Sobel. “Wound botulism acquired in the Amazonian rain forest of Ecuador..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 74, no. 4 (April 2006): 628–31.

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16606997
Scholars@Duke

Reller, Megan E., Jennifer M. Nelson, Kåre Mølbak, David M. Ackman, Dianna J. Schoonmaker-Bopp, Timothy P. Root, and Eric D. Mintz. “A large, multiple-restaurant outbreak of infection with Shigella flexneri serotype 2a traced to tomatoes..” Clin Infect Dis 42, no. 2 (January 15, 2006): 163–69. https://doi.org/10.1086/498900.

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16355324
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