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Contact Info
phone: 6048754588
fax: 6048754013
Position(s)
Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases
Education
University of British Columbia, B.Sc.
University of Toronto, MD
University of Toronto, Internal Medicine Residency
University of British Columbia, Infectious Disease Residency
Massachusetts General Hospital, Transplant Infectious Disease Subspeciality Training
Harvard University, M.Sc.
Research interests

Infections in immunocompromised hosts

-Solid organ transplant recipients

-Bone marrow transplant recipients

-Leukemia & lymphoma patients

Publications

Wright AJ, Fishman JA. Helminthic diseases of the lungs. In: Grippi M, Elias J, Fishman J, et al. Fishman’s Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders, 5th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, in press.

Wright AJ, Fishman JA. Central nervous system syndromes in solid organ transplant recipients. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Oct 1;59(7):1001-11.

Wright AJ, Fishman  JA, Chung RT. Lamivudine compared with newer antivirals for prophylaxis of hepatitis B core antibody positive livers: a cost-effectiveness analysis. Am J Transplant. 2014 Mar;14(3):629-34.

Wright AJ, Marra F, Chong M, Chambers C, Bowie WR, Patrick DM. Increased moxifloxacin utilization associated with an unrestricted addition to a drug reimbursement formulary: A population-based analysis. Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol.2014 Spring;25(1):27-31.

Wright AJ, Steiner T, Bilawich AM, English JC, Ryan CF. Pulmonary mucormycosis in a patient with Crohn disease on immunosuppressive medications including infliximab. Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol. 2013 Summer;24(2):67-8.

Kwong JC, Ratnasingham S, Campitelli MA, Daneman N, Deeks SL, Manuel DG, Allen VG, Bayoumi AM, Fazil A, Fisman DN, Gershon AS,  Gournis E, Heathcote EJ, Jamieson FB, Jha P, Khan KM, Majowicz SE, Mazzulli T, McGeer AJ, Muller MP, Raut A, Rea E, Remis RS, Shahin R, Wright AJ, Zagorski B, Crowcroft NS. The impact of infection on population health: results of the Ontario burden of infectious diseases study. PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e44103.

Wright AJ, Unger S, Coleman BL, Lam PP, McGreer AJ. Maternal antibiotic exposure and risk of antibiotic resistance in neonatal early-onset sepsis: a case-cohort study. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012 Nov;31(11):1206-8.

Wright AJ, Gomes T, Mamdani MM, Horn JR, Juurlink DN. The risk of hypotension followingco-prescription of macrolide antibiotics and calcium-channel blockers. CMAJ.2011 Feb 22;183(3):303-7.