Sana Arif, MBBS

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail Box 3230, DUMC, Durham, NC 27710
Email address sana.arif@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Transplant Infectious Diseases Fellowship, Medicine, Mayo Medical School, 2013 - 2014
  • Infectious Diseases Felllowship, Medicine, Indiana University at Indianapolis, 2011 - 2013
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Medicine, West Virginia University, 2008 - 2011
  • M.B.B.S., Aga Khan University (Pakistan), 2005

Publications

Permpalung, N., T. Thaniyavarn, J. H. Saullo, S. Arif, R. A. Miller, J. M. Reynolds, and B. D. Alexander. “Impact of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection on Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome in Lung Transplant Recipients.” In The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 38:S312–13. Elsevier BV, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2019.01.788.

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Turner, Nicholas, Andrew Strand, Dilraj S. Grewal, Gary Cox, Sana Arif, Arthur W. Baker, Eileen K. Maziarz, Jennifer H. Saullo, and Cameron R. Wolfe. “Use of Letermovir as Salvage Therapy for Drug-Resistant Cytomegalovirus Retinitis..” Antimicrob Agents Chemother 63, no. 3 (March 2019). https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.02337-18.

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30642941
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Lee, R., G. Haidar, J. Lewis, S. Arif, J. Hand, E. Holaday, H. Clauss, J. Goldman, and A. Nellore. “Daptomycin Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) of Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcal (VRE) Blood Isolates Correlates with Allograft Failure in Orthotopic Liver Transplant (OLT) Recipients..” In American Journal of Transplantation, 18:882–882. WILEY, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Sampath, Rahul, Robin Patel, Scott A. Cunningham, Sana Arif, Richard C. Daly, Andrew D. Badley, and Mark E. Wylam. “Cardiothoracic Transplant Recipient Mycoplasma hominis: An Uncommon Infection with Probable Donor Transmission..” Ebiomedicine 19 (May 2017): 84–90. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2017.04.026.

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28438507
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Bishawi, M., S. Bell, L. Cai, W. Landford, S. Arif, A. McLarty, L. Blue, et al. “Antibiotic Prophylaxis Strategies in LVAD Implantation and LVAD Infections: A Systematic Review of the Literature.” In Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 36:S242–S242. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Livorsi, Daniel J., Sana Arif, Patricia Garry, Madan G. Kundu, Sarah W. Satola, Thomas H. Davis, Byron Batteiger, and Amy B. Kressel. “Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) nasal real-time PCR: a predictive tool for contamination of the hospital environment..” Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36, no. 1 (January 2015): 34–39. https://doi.org/10.1017/ice.2014.16.

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25627759
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Khare, Reeti, Sounak Gupta, Sana Arif, Mark E. Jentoft, Paul J. Deziel, Anja C. Roden, Mark P. Wilhelm, Raymund R. Razonable, and Nancy L. Wengenack. “Misidentification of Neosartorya pseudofischeri as Aspergillus fumigatus in a lung transplant patient..” J Clin Microbiol 52, no. 7 (July 2014): 2722–25. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00216-14.

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24829237
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