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Emily R.M. Sydnor Spivak, M.H.S., M.D.

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Bio

Dr. Sydnor joined the Division of Infectious Diseases as an Assistant Professor in the fall of 2011. She cares for general infectious diseases patients as a member of the Clinic 1A staff at the University of Utah Hospital and attends on the inpatient Infectious Diseases consult service at both the University and VA Hospitals.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Infectious Diseases
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Infec Disease)

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Infectious Diseases
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Infec Disease)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 585-7447 Department of Internal Medicine
30 North 1900 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Dr. Emily Sydnor moved from Baltimore, Maryland to Salt Lake City to join the faculty in 2011. Dr. Sydnor is charged with developing and directing an inpatient Antimicrobial Stewardship Program in conjunction with the Department of Pharmacy. Dr. Sydnor’s research interests include development of methods and programs to promote rational use of antimicrobials, antimicrobial resistance, and prevention of hospital-acquired infections.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Graduate Training Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Clinical Investigation
M.H.S.
Fellowship Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Infectious Diseases
Fellow
Chief Resident Osler Medical Service, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Internal Medicine
Chief Resident
Residency Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Internal Medicine
Resident
Internship Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Intern
Professional Medical University of Virginia School of Medicine
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate The College of William and Mary
Biology
B.S.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Emily RM Sydnor MD, MHS, Amy Greer PhD, Alicia P Budd MPH, Miriana Pehar RN, Supriya Munshaw PhD, Dionissios Neofytos MD, Trish M Perl MD, MSc, Alexandra Valsamakis MD, PhD (2012). An outbreak of human parainfluenza virus 3 infection in an outpatient hematopoietic stem cell transplantation clinic. Am J Infect Control, 40(7), 601-5.
  2. Sydnor ER, Bova G, Gimburg A, Cosgrove SE, Perl TM, Maragakis LL (2012). Electronic Eye Faucets: Legionella spp.Contamination in Healthcare Settings. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 33(3), 235-40.
  3. Ventilator-associated tracheitis in children: does antibiotic duration matter?Tamma PD, Turnbull AE, Milstone AM, Lehmann CU, Sydnor ER, Cosgrove SE (2011). Ventilator-associated tracheitis in children: does antibiotic duration matter? Clin Infect Dis, 52(11), 1324-31.
  4. Sydnor ER, Lenhart A, Trollinger B, Avdic E, Maragakis LL, Carroll KC, Cosgrove SE (2011). Antimicrobial Prescribing Practices in Response to Different Clostridium difficile Diagnostic Methodologies. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 32(11), 1133-6.

Review

  1. Hospital epidemiology and infection control in acute-care settings.Sydnor ER, Perl TM (2011). Hospital epidemiology and infection control in acute-care settings. [Review]. Clin Microbiol Rev, 24(1), 141-73.
  2. Seronegative HIV-1 infection: a review of the literature.Spivak AM, Sydnor ER, Blankson JN, Gallant JE (2010). Seronegative HIV-1 infection: a review of the literature. [Review]. AIDS, 24(10), 1407-14.

Case Report

  1. The tissue's the issue.Zeidner JF, Ostrin EJ, Sydnor E, Fine D, Sperati CJ (2010). The tissue's the issue. Am J Med, 123(5), 420-2.
  2. Painless jaundice.Zeidner JF, Sydnor E (2010). Painless jaundice. Am J Med, 123(7), 601-3.

Abstract

  1. Sydnor E, Bova G, Bord J, Gimburg A, Cosgrove SE, Perl TM, Maragakis LL (2011). Electronic-eye Faucets: Help or Hindrance to Infection Control and Prevention? Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX, USA [Abstract].

Poster

  1. Sydnor E, Greer A, Budd AP, Pehar M, Munshaw S, Perl TM, Valsamakis A (2011). An Outbreak of Human Parainfluenza Virus 3 Infection in an Outpatient Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Clinic: Implications for Surveillance and Infection Control. Poster session presented at Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX.

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