Stephen J. Cavalieri, PhD
Stephen J. Cavalieri, PhD

Stephen J. Cavalieri, PhD

Professor
School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Pathology

Position

  • Professor

Secondary Appointment

  • Med. Microbiology & Immunology

Education

  • California State College,B.S.
  • West Virginia University, M.S., 8/77-12/79
  • West Virginia University, Ph.D., 1/80-8/81

Certifications

American Board of Medical Microbiology (ABMM) #813

 

Publications and Presentations

Articles


  • Ased S, Rayes H, Dhami J, Amosson N, Fordjour A, Macaraeg J, Vivekanandan R, Wilson, J, Cabri A, Davids M, Anthone J, Cavalieri S, Destache, CJ.  Evaluation of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia:   Academic and Community-based Management Within the same Health System. PMID: 28294090
     , Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, 15, 1-3, 2017
  • Fowler RC, Scharn C, Cavalieri SJ, Goering R, Hanson ND. Whole Genome Mapping of the First Reported Case of KPC-2 positive Klebsiella pneumoniae in Nebraska. PMID: 24813687, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, 79(3), 384-386, 2014
  • Knaak E, Cavalieri SJ, Elsasser GN, Preheim LC, Gonitzke A, Destache CJ. Does Antibiotic De-escalation for Nosocomial Pneumonia Impact Intensive Care Unit Length of Stay?, Infectious Disease in Clinical Practice, 21(3), 172-176, 2013
  • Cavalieri, SJ. Coccidioidomycosis. Submitted to Tech Sample, ASCP Press. Status - in-press.

Publications

  • Gross J, Cavalieri S, Tubre T, Rouse J. Central Nervous System Nocardia Granulomas: A Rare But Classic Presentation. CAP’16 Abstracts, Las Vegas, Nevada
     , College of American Pathologist (CAP), 2016
  • Presented poster at American Society of Microbiology General Meeting - Use of Czapek Agar for the Differentiation of Candida dubliniensis from Candida albicans, New Orleans, LA, American Society for Microbiology, 2015
  • Reisbig, M.D. S.J. Cavalieri, H.A. Hashish, R.V. Goering, and N.D. Hanson. 2004. Survey of Cefoxitin (FOX) Non-Susceptible (NS) E. coli Urine Isolates (UIs) Reveals a High Incidence of Plasmid-Encoded AmpC (pAmpC) ß-Lactamase (ßL) Producers. Abstr. 104th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology.

Presentations

  • Evaluation of the Management of ESßL Producing Enterobacteriaceae Infections: CHI Health Omaha.  Infectious Disease Society of America, IDWeek. San Diego, California, October 2017., 2017
  • Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing - Antimicrobial Agens & Chemotherapy Mini-Course, Omaha, NE, 2017
  • Quiz Busters - Annual Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, New Orleans, LA, 2017
  • MRSA - Taming a Super Bug - Antimicrobial Agens & Chemotherapy Mini-Course, Omaha, NE, 2017
  • Clinical Impact of Rapid Identification of Microorganisms Causing Respiratory Infections 1/10/17 (CUMC-OMA), 2017
  • A Comparison of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia (SAB) Diagnosis and Management-ifferences Between Academic and Community Hospital Settings.  Infectious Disease Society of America, IDWeek. New Orleans, Louisiana, October 2016, 2016
  • Central Nervous System Nocardia Granulomas: A Rare but Classic Presentation.  College of American Pathologists CAP16 Abstracts, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 2016, 2016
  • HIV Update, Omaha, NE, 2016
  • CP Lecture - Lab Diagnosis of Upper Respiratory Infections (CUMC-OMA), 2016
  • CP Lecture Microbiology Pearls (CUMC-OMA), 2016
  • Sleep Deprivation (CUMC-OMA), 2016
  • Antimicrobial Agents & Chemotherapy Course, 1 hr lecture; MRSA, 2016
  • Antimicrobial Agents & Chemotherapy Course, 1 hr lecture; AST, 2016
  • Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing, 2016
  • GR by Dr. Cavalieri: Rapid Diagnosis of Infectious Meningitis & Encephalitis (CUMC-OMA)
     , 2016
  • Seminar for Infectious Disease Symposium: Laboratory Diagnosis of HIV Infection – An Update; BMH
     , 2016
  • Path Residents: CP Lecture - Chapters H55,57,63;C3/Lab DX-CNS Infections  (CUMC-OMA), 2015
  • Journal Club presentation with Dr. Xu: Over diagnosis of Clostridium difficile Infection in the Molecular Test Era (CUMC-OMA), 2015
  • Laboratory Diagnosis of HIV Infections - An Update, Shreveport, LA, 2015
  • Abstract for American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, Use of Czapek Agar for the Differentiation of Candida dubliniensis from Candida albicans, 2015
  • Clinical Impact of Rapid Identification of Microorganisms Causing Infectious Diarrhea - Creighton University Department of Pathology Grand Rounds, 2015
  • Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing - Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy Symposium, Center for Research in Antiinfectives and Biotechnology, Creighton University, 2015
  • MRSA Issues - Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy Symposium, Center for Research in Antiinfectives and Biotechnology, Creighton University, 2015
  • MRSA Issues, Omaha, NE, 2015
  • Clinical Impact of Rapid Identification of Microogranims Causing Infectious Diarrhea, Omaha, NE, 2015
  • Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing - Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy Symposium, Center for Research in Antiinfectives and Biotechnology, Creighton University, 2014
  • Clinical Impact of Rapid Identification of Microorganisms Causing Sepsis - Collaborative Antimicrobial Stewardship Education Symposia (CASES), Omaha, NE, 2014
  • Sleep Deprivation, 2014
  • Laboratory Diagnosis of HIV Infections - An Update - BioRad Continuing Education Series, invited presentation: Nashville, Tennessee., 2014
  • Laboratory Diagnosis of HIV Infections - An Update, Nashville, TN, 2014
  • Clinical Impact of Rapid Idetnification of Microorganisms Causing Sepsis, Omaha, NE, 2014
  • MRSA - Taming a Superbug BioRad Scientific Exchange Program, Hercules, CA, 2013
  • Laboratory Diagnosis of HIV Infections - An Update, Syracuse, NY, 2013
  • Laboratory Diagnosis of HIV Infection - An Update, Omaha, NE, 2013
  • Laboratory  Diagnosis of Viral Hepatitis - An Update, Anaheim, CA, 2013
  • Laboratory Diagnosis of HIV Infections - An Update, Anaheim, CA, 2013
  • Microbial Identification - An Update, Omaha, NE, 2012

Awards and Honors

  • 30 year service award, Creighton University, 2017
  • Creighton University - SOM - Graduate Medical Education Committee, 2014
  • Creighton University - SOM - Department of Pathology, 2014
  • Creighton University - SOM - Department of Pathology, 2012