Renuga Vivekanandan, MD
Renuga Vivekanandan, MD

Renuga Vivekanandan, MD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Medicine

Position

  • Assistant Professor

Education

  • University of Waterloo,Science,1998-2002
  • Medical University of Americas,M.D.,

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Mahfood Haddad, Toufik; Vallabhajosyula, Saraschandra; Sundaragiri, Pranathi; Vivekanandan, Renuga. Mycotic pseudoaneurysm by vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcal aureus: A rare cause of persistent bacteremia. BMJ Care Report 2015. Apr 1, 2015., BMJ Case Report, Apri 1, 2015, 2015
  • Destache C, Vivekanandan R et al, Hepatitis C Therapy: Looking Toward Interferon-Sparing Regimens. Journal of American Pharmacist Association 2015., Journal of American Pharmacist Association, March 2015, 2015
  • Case Report, BMJ Case Report -in the review process for submission 2014, Kandasamy. V, Vivekanandan. R et al 2014, Multidrug resistant Nocardia pseudobrasiliensis presenting as multiple muscle abscesses: A case report and a brief review
  • Case Report, Vallabhojosyula S, Vivekanandan R et al. BMJ Case Report. 2014, False-Positive tuberculous meningitis due to laboratory contamination: importance of holistic clinical evaluation.
  • Destache C, Vivekanandan R., et al. Hepatitis C Therapy: Looking Toward Interferon-Sparing Regimens. Review in process and expected publication in Journal of American Pharmacist Association 2015.
  • Abstract submitted to ACP Unusual Presentation of a Genital Lesion
  • Abstract submitted to Society of Hospital Medicine, Mycotic Pseudoaneusysm by Vancomycin Intermediate Staphylococcal Aureus
  • Submitted abstract to ATS, Meta Analysis for Early Surgical Intervention with Improved Outcome for Endocarditis
  • Submitted to ACP, Pseudomonas Osteomyelitis of Skull Base Presenting as Intractable Headache and Nasopharyngeal Abscess
  • Submitted to ATS, Bivalvular Endocarditis due to MRSA Managed with Daptomycin and Ceftaroine

Publications

  • Bhatty O, Waters D, Wilka N, Samuel S, Horne J and Vivekanandan R. Case Rep Infect Dis. 2016;2016:8216040. doi: 0.1155/2016/8216040. Epub , Case Reposrts in Infectious Diseases, 2016
  • Foral P, Anthone J, Destache C, Vivekanandan R, Preheim L, Gorby G, Horne J, Dobronski L, Syed J, Mindru C, Ali M, Ali K, Neeman K & Bittner M. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2016 Sep 1;116(9):588-93. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2016.116, Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, 116 (9), 588-93, 2016
  • Ashry H, Mansour G, Kalil A, Walters R & Vivekanandan R. Burns. 2016 Sep;42(6):1193-200. doi: 10.1016/j.burns.2016.02.024. Epub 2016 Mar 26.
     , Burns, 42(6), 1193-200, 2016
  • Narayanan M, Kukreja R, Bell B,Barak V,Baskaran J and Renuga Vivekanandan, Aspergillosis Carries Hight Mortality in Heart Transplant Patients. Presented at ATS Annual Meeting, Denver CO, May 15-20, 2015., American Thoracic Society, Abstract, 2015
  • Narayanan M, Kukreja R, Baskaran J and Vivekanandan R, Pseudomonas Osteomyelitis of Skull Base Presenting as Intractable Headache and Nasopharyngeal Abscess. Presented at ATS Annual Meeting, Denver CO, May 15-20, 2015., American Thoracic Society, Abstract, 2015
  • Narayanan M, Haddad M, Mansour G, Destache C and Vivekanandan R, Evidence of Lower Mortality in Early Surgical Intervention for Infective Endocarditis: Meta-Analysis. Presented at ATS Annual Meeting, Denver CO. May 15-20, 2015., American Thoracic Society, Abstract, 2015
  • Vallabhajosyula S, Sundaragiri P,Vincent G, Vivekanandan R and Esterbrooks D. Bivalvular Endocardidit due to Methicillin-Resistant Stapylococcus aureus Mananged with Daptomycin and Ceftaroline. Presented at 2015 Meeting of American Thoracic Society. Denver CO. May 15-20, 2015., American Thoracic Society, Abstract, 2015
  • Thimmisetty R, Syed J and Vivekanandan R, Does Bisphosphonates causes Osteomyelitis in addition to Osteonecrosis of Jaw? Presented at SGIM Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada. April 22-25, 2015., Society of General Internal Medicine, Abstract, 2015
  • Goyal Gaurav, Kendric K and Vivekanandan R, A Peculiar case of Multicentric Castleman Disease. Presented at 2015 Society of General Internal Medicine SGIM. Toronto, Canada. April 22-25, 2015., Society of Hospital Medicine, Abstract, 2015
  • Haddad T, Sundaragiri P, Vallabhajosyula S, Alsuwaidan A and Vivekanandan R, Mycotic pseudo aneurysm by vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus: a rare cause of persistent bacteremia. presented at Society of Hospital Medicine 2015 Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD. March 29-April 1, 2015., Society of Hospital Medicine, Abstract, 2015
  • Kukreja R, Narayanan M, Barak V, Bell B and Vivekanandan R, An Uncommon Case of Genital Ulcer. presented at Society of Hospital Medicine 2015 Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD. March 29-April 1, 2015., Society of Hospital Medicine, Abstract, 2015
  • Thimmisetty R, Vivekanandan R. Descending Necrotizing Mediastinitis. Abstract presented at 2014 Annual American Medical Association, November 2014. Dallas TX. Nov 2014., American Medical Association, Abstract, 2014
  • Foral P, Jamieson E, Bittner M, Gorby G, Horowitz E, Ali K , Neeman K, Vivekanandan R., et al. Provider acceptance and impact of a consultative, non-coercive antimicrobial stewardship program at Veterans Affairs Medical center. (Abstract accepted to be presented at 2014 Annual Meeting of the American College of¬†Clinical Pharmacy, October 15, 2014), American College of Clinical Pharmacy, Abstract, 2014
  • Anthone J, Vivekanandan R., et al. Evaluation of Antimicrobial Stewardship in an Academic Medical Center Emergency Department. Abstract accepted and presented at 2014 IDSA meeting. Philadelphia, PA. Oct 8-12, 2014., Infectious Diseases Society of America, Abstract, 2014
  • Mourya R, Vivekanandan R et al. SGIM 2014, Brain Abscess: An Unusual Complication of Odontogenic Infection, Society of General Internal Medicine, Abstract, 2014

Presentations

  • R. Vivekanandan. Tuberculosis. Internal Medicine Grand Rounds given Jan 21, 2015, 2015
  • R. Vivekanandan. Tuberculosis. CUMC Pulmonary Grand Rounds given Jan 9 2015, 2015

Awards and Honors

  • Best Doctor 2016, Best Doctors of America, 2016
  • James F. Sullivan Award, Creighton University Department of Medicine, 2015
  • Best Doctor 2015, Best Doctors of America, 2015