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Alan A. Harris, MD

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certification:
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency: Rush University Medical Center - Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center - Infectious Disease
Clinical Expertise:
  • Foodborne illness
  • Meningitis
  • Nosocomial infections
  • Tuberculosis
Research Interests:
  • Hospital acquired infections
  • Outbreak investigations
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. RASP (Reconstruct Ancestral State in Phylogenies): a tool for historical biogeography.
    Yu Y, Harris AJ, Blair C, He X
    Mol. Phylogenet. Evol.
    2015 Jun
  2. Infection prevention and control guidance for Ronald McDonald Houses: a needs assessment.
    Guzman-Cottrill JA, Bryant KA, Zerr DM, Harris AA, Alexander ER, Boone Z, Siegel JD.
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2012
    2012 Mar
    33(3):299-301. doi: 10.1086/664054. Epub 2012 Jan 6.
  3. Maternal tobacco use modestly alters correlated epigenome-wide placental DNA methylation and gene expression.
    Suter M, Ma J, Harris A, Patterson L, Brown KA, Shope C, Showalter L, Abramovici A, Aagaard-Tillery KM
    2011 Nov
  4. Microbiologic and clinical epidemiologic characteristics of the Chicago subset of a multistate outbreak of Serratia marcescens bacteremia.
    Sikka MK, Hayden MK, Pur S, Segreti J, Harris AA, Weinstein RA, Trenholme G.
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010
    2010 Nov
    31(11):1191-3. doi: 10.1086/657074.
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