Division of Infectious Diseases

Controlling CRE

Brian Currie, M.D., Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Vice President of Research, was featured as a leading expert in numerous top-tier national print and broadcast media outlets, including USA Today and NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams. Dr. Currie discusses Montefiore’s efforts to reduce carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) transmission in ICU settings.

Drugs to Fight Deadly Superbugs in Short Supply (Yahoo! Healt, April 13)

Deadly ‘Superbugs’ Invade U.S. Health Care Facilities (USA Today, March 6)

"Nightmare" Superbugs (NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, March 6)

Doctors Struggle to Contain New Bacteria (World News with Diane Sawyer (ABC), March 6)

CDC Warns of ‘Nightmare’ Over Superbug (Today Show (NBC), March 7)

New York Hospital Virtually Eliminates CRE Transmission in ICU Settings (CDC’s Safe Healthcare Blog, March 7)

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