- Education and Training
MD, Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
Medical Microbiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Pediatrics, McMaster Children's Hospital, Hamilton, Canada
Pediatric Infectious Diseases, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
American Board of Medical Microbiology, Medical and Public Health MicrobiologyAmerican Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious DiseasesAmerican Board of Pediatrics, General PediatricsRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Infectious DiseasesRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Medical MicrobiologyRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Pediatrics
BArts Sc, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
MSc, Clinical Epidemiology and Healthcare Research, University of Toronto, Canada
- Titles and Academic Titles
Director, Microbiology Laboratory
Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
- Centers and Programs
Ota KV, Dimaras H, Héon E, Gallie BL, Chan HS. Radiologic surveillance for retinoblastoma metastases unexpectedly showed disseminated toxocariasis in liver, lung, and spinal cord. Can J Ophthalmol. 2010 Apr;45(2):185-6. No abstract available.
Ota KV, Fisman DN, Tamari IE, Smieja M, Ng LK, Jones KE, Diprima A, Richardson SE. Incidence and treatment outcomes of pharyngeal Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis infections in men who have sex with men: a 13-year retrospective cohort study. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 May 1;48(9):1237-43.
Ota KV, Dimaras H, Héon E, Babyn PS, Yau YC, Read S, Budning A, Gallie BL, Chan HS. Toxocariasis mimicking liver, lung, and spinal cord metastases from retinoblastoma. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 Mar;28(3):252-4.
Ota KV, Jamieson F, Fisman DN, Jones KE, Tamari IE, Ng LK, Towns L, Rawte P, Di Prima A, Wong T, Richardson SE. Prevalence of and risk factors for quinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection in Ontario. CMAJ. 2009 Feb 3;180(3):287-90.
Ota KV, Tamari IE, Smieja M, Jamieson F, Jones KE, Towns L, Juzkiw J, Richardson SE. Detection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis in pharyngeal and rectal specimens using the BD Probetec ET system, the Gen-Probe Aptima Combo 2 assay and culture. Sex Transm Infect. 2009 Jun;85(3):182-6. Epub 2009 Jan 6.