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Research interests

I am interested in outcome research. With the complexity and structure of our current health care system transition of care can carry potential risk to patient health and safety. My focus is improving health care delivery to our patients in that transitional period of time.

Areas of Clinical Interest

General infectious diseases, infections in transplant recipients


  • COVID-19

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Research Output

  • 104 Citations
  • 9 Article
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Letter

COVID-19 and Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy: The Need to Protect Vulnerable Medicare Beneficiaries

Hamad, Y., Joynt Maddox, K. E. & Powderly, W. G., Sep 1 2020, In : Annals of internal medicine. 173, 5, p. 383-384 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

A Cluster of Cefepime-induced Neutropenia during Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy

Foong, K. S., Hsueh, K., Bailey, T. C., Luong, L., Iqbal, A., Hoehner, C., Connor, L., Casabar, E., Lane, M., Burnett, Y., Ritchie, D., Krekel, T., Newland, H., Weilmuenster, L., Heuring, B., Durkin, M. J. & Hamad, Y., Jul 18 2019, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 69, 3, p. 534-537 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Outcomes in Lung Transplant Recipients With Mycobacterium abscessus Infection: A 15-Year Experience From a Large Tertiary Care Center

    Hamad, Y., Pilewski, J. M., Morrell, M., D'Cunha, J. & Kwak, E. J., Jul 1 2019, In : Transplantation Proceedings. 51, 6, p. 2035-2042 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Perspectives of United States-Based Infectious Diseases Physicians on Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy Practice

    Hamad, Y., Lane, M. A., Beekmann, S. E., Polgreen, P. M. & Keller, S. C., Sep 30 2019, In : Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 6, 10, ofz363.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
  • 3 Scopus citations

    Prevalence, Underlying Causes, and Preventability of Sepsis-Associated Mortality in US Acute Care Hospitals

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Prevention Epicenters Program, Feb 1 2019, In : JAMA Network Open. 2, 2, p. e187571

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 46 Scopus citations