Carol Ann Sulis, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine

Carol Sulis


Expertise includes: Healthcare Associated Infections; Hospital Infection Control; Pandemic Preparedness; Needlestick Injuries; Infections in Pregnancy; Infectious Diseases Related to Alcohol and Other Drug Use.


  • Columbia University, MD
  • Wellesley College, BA


  • Published on 5/1/2018

    Jinno S, Sulis CA, Dubreuil MD. Causative Pathogens, Antibiotic Susceptibility, and Characteristics of Patients with Bacterial Septic Arthritis over Time. J Rheumatol. 2018 May; 45(5):725-726. PMID: 29717095.

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  • Published on 4/5/2017

    O'Hara LM, Morgan DJ, Pineles L, Li S, Sulis C, Bowling J, Drees M, Jacob JT, Anderson DJ, Warren DK, Harris AD. Is There a Correlation Between Infection Control Performance and Other Hospital Quality Measures? Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 Jun; 38(6):736-739. PMID: 28376943.

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  • Published on 2/24/2015

    Morgan DJ, Pineles L, Shardell M, Sulis C, Kett DH, Bowling J, Belton BM, Harris AD. Effect of chlorhexidine bathing and other infection control practices on the Benefits of Universal Glove and Gown (BUGG) trial: a subgroup analysis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Jun; 36(6):734-7. PMID: 25707404.

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  • Published on 1/29/2015

    Morgan DJ, Deloney VM, Bartlett A, Boruchoff SE, Camagros Couto R, Oji M, Poojary A, Rogers G, Sulis C, Milstone AM. The expanding role of the hospital epidemiologist in 2014: a survey of the Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Research Network. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 May; 36(5):605-8. PMID: 25630919.

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  • Published on 5/1/2014

    Sulis CA, Walkey AJ, Abadi Y, Campbell Reardon C, Joyce-Brady M. Outcomes of a ventilator-associated pneumonia bundle on rates of ventilator-associated pneumonia and other health care-associated infections in a long-term acute care hospital setting. Am J Infect Control. 2014 May; 42(5):536-8. PMID: 24773791.

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  • Published on 2/20/2014

    Thakarar K, Collins M, Kwong L, Sulis C, Korn C, Bhadelia N. The role of tissue plasminogen activator use and systemic hypercoagulability in central line-associated bloodstream infections. Am J Infect Control. 2014 Apr; 42(4):417-20. PMID: 24559598.

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  • Published on 11/1/2013

    Leung J, Burke B, Ford D, Garvin G, Korn C, Sulis C, Bhadelia N. Possible association between obesity and Clostridium difficile infection. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Nov; 19(11):1791-8. PMID: 24188730.

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  • Published on 10/16/2013

    Harris AD, Pineles L, Belton B, Johnson JK, Shardell M, Loeb M, Newhouse R, Dembry L, Braun B, Perencevich EN, Hall KK, Morgan DJ, Shahryar SK, Price CS, Gadbaw JJ, Drees M, Kett DH, Muñoz-Price LS, Jacob JT, Herwaldt LA, Sulis CA, Yokoe DS, Maragakis L, Lissauer ME, Zervos MJ, Warren DK, Carver RL, Anderson DJ, Calfee DP, Bowling JE, Safdar N. Universal glove and gown use and acquisition of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the ICU: a randomized trial. JAMA. 2013 Oct 16; 310(15):1571-80. PMID: 24097234.

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  • Published on 2/1/2013

    Iroh Tam PY, Bettano A, Wangu Z, Ford D, Sulis C. A rapid-cycle quality improvement initiative to increase compliance with infection control precautions in a pediatric ward. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2013 Feb; 34(2):213-4. PMID: 23295571.

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  • Published on 6/1/2012

    Orkaby AR, Chen B, Iliaki EF, Sulis CA, Oates DJ. A curious case of Lactobacillus casei in a prosthetic joint: was it the yogurt? J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Jun; 60(6):1177-8. PMID: 22690992.

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