Carol Ann Rauch, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

carol.a.rauch@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Associate Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Education
Ph.D., Biochemistry, Cellular, and Molecular Biology , Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MarylandM.D., Biochemistry, Cellular, and Molecular Biology , Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MarylandA.B., Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
Office Address
1301 Medical Center Drive
4605 The Vanderbilt Clinic
Nashville, TN 37232-5310
Publications
Johnson DP, Lind C, Parker SE, Beuschel C, VanVliet S, Nichols J, Rauch CA, Lee B, Muething SE. Toward High-Value Care: A Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Unnecessary Repeat Complete Blood Counts and Basic Metabolic Panels on a Pediatric Hospitalist Service. Hosp Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 Jan; 6(1): 1-8. PMID: 26631502, PII: hpeds.2015-0099, DOI: 10.1542/hpeds.2015-0099, ISSN: 2154-1663.

Rhoads DD, Sintchenko V, Rauch CA, Pantanowitz L. Clinical microbiology informatics. Clin. Microbiol. Rev. 2014 Oct; 27(4): 1025-47. PMID: 25278581, PMCID: PMC4187636, PII: 27/4/1025, DOI: 10.1128/CMR.00049-14, ISSN: 1098-6618.

Nichols, JH, Rauch, CA. Clinical Chemistry, Quality in Laboratory Diagnosis; Diagnostic standards of Care series. 2013.

Pettit AC, Kropski JA, Castilho JL, Schmitz JE, Rauch CA, Mobley BC, Wang XJ, Spires SS, Pugh ME. The index case for the fungal meningitis outbreak in the United States. N. Engl. J. Med [print-electronic]. 2012 Nov 11/29/2012; 367(22): 2119-25. PMID: 23083311, DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1212292, ISSN: 1533-4406.

Iarikov DE, Irizarry-Acosta M, Martorell C, Rauch CA, Hoffman RP, Skiest DJ. Use of HIV resistance testing after prolonged treatment interruption. J. Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr. 2010 Mar; 53(3): 333-7. PMID: 20009764, DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181c79ab0, ISSN: 1944-7884.

Kolter, R, Rauch, CA, Baron, EJ. Clinical Microbiology Leaders Identify New Opportunities at ASM. 2010.

Walsh TJ, Rauch CA, Sautter RL, Carey RB. Design and development of a new diagnostic microbiology and epidemiology track in the general meeting of the American Society for Microbiology [editorial]. MBio. 2010; 1(5): PMID: 21151642, PMCID: PMC2999942, DOI: 10.1128/mBio.00294-10, ISSN: 2150-7511.

Nichols, JH, Rajadhyaksha, A, Camelo-Piragua, S, Rauch, CA. American Society for Clinical Pathology Check Sample: Indirect Phlebotomy: Is it Good Practice?. 2008.

Rauch CA, Nichols JH. Laboratory accreditation and inspection. Clin. Lab. Med. 2007 Dec; 27(4): 845-58, vii. PMID: 17950901, PII: S0272-2712(07)00090-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.cll.2007.07.012, ISSN: 0272-2712.

Friedberg RC, Rauch CA. The role of the medical laboratory director. Clin. Lab. Med. 2007 Dec; 27(4): 719-31, v. PMID: 17950894, PII: S0272-2712(07)00096-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.cll.2007.08.001, ISSN: 0272-2712.

Paez, AS, Brown, RB, Wilk, PA, Bourgeault, RG, Rauch, CA. Rapid Loss of Daptomycin Susceptibility in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Blood Culture Isolates from an Infective Endocarditis Patient. 2006.

Galan A, Rauch CA, Otis CN. Fatal BK polyoma viral pneumonia associated with immunosuppression. Hum. Pathol. 2005 Sep; 36(9): 1031-4. PMID: 16153469, PII: S0046-8177(05)00316-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.humpath.2005.07.001, ISSN: 0046-8177.

Rauch, CA. The Role of Home in Homeland Security. Public Health: The Challenge for State and Local Government. 2003.

Mota P, Rauch CA, Edberg SC. Microsporidia and Cyclospora: epidemiology and assessment of risk from the environment. Crit. Rev. Microbiol. 2000; 26(2): 69-90. PMID: 10890351, DOI: 10.1080/10408410091154192, ISSN: 1040-841X.

Parkash V, Morotti RA, Joshi V, Cartun R, Rauch CA, West AB. Immunohistochemical detection of Listeria antigens in the placenta in perinatal listeriosis. Int. J. Gynecol. Pathol. 1998 Oct; 17(4): 343-50. PMID: 9785135, ISSN: 0277-1691.

Chen J, Rauch CA, White JH, Englund PT, Cozzarelli NR. The topology of the kinetoplast DNA network. Cell. 1995 Jan 1/13/1995; 80(1): 61-9. PMID: 7813018, PII: 0092-8674(95)90451-4, ISSN: 0092-8674.

Rauch CA, Perez-Morga D, Cozzarelli NR, Englund PT. The absence of supercoiling in kinetoplast DNA minicircles. EMBO J. 1993 Feb; 12(2): 403-11. PMID: 8382606, PMCID: PMC413223, ISSN: 0261-4189.

Ryan KA, Shapiro TA, Rauch CA, Griffith JD, Englund PT. A knotted free minicircle in kinetoplast DNA. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 1988 Aug; 85(16): 5844-8. PMID: 2842751, PMCID: PMC281861, ISSN: 0027-8424.

Ryan KA, Shapiro TA, Rauch CA, Englund PT. Replication of kinetoplast DNA in trypanosomes. Annu. Rev. Microbiol. 1988; 42: 339-58. PMID: 2849370, DOI: 10.1146/annurev.mi.42.100188.002011, ISSN: 0066-4227.

Griffith J, Bleyman M, Rauch CA, Kitchin PA, Englund PT. Visualization of the bent helix in kinetoplast DNA by electron microscopy. Cell. 1986 Aug 8/29/1986; 46(5): 717-24. PMID: 3742596, PII: 0092-8674(86)90347-8, ISSN: 0092-8674.

Kitchin PA, Klein VA, Ryan KA, Gann KL, Rauch CA, Kang DS, Wells RD, Englund PT. A highly bent fragment of Crithidia fasciculata kinetoplast DNA. J. Biol. Chem. 1986 Aug 8/25/1986; 261(24): 11302-9. PMID: 3015964, ISSN: 0021-9258.

Griffith, J, Bleyman, M, Rauch, CA, Kitchen, PA, Englund, PT. Visualization of the bent helix in kinetoplast DNA by electron microscopy. 1986.

Crabtree GR, Kant JA, Fornace AJ, Rauch CA, Fowlkes DM. Regulation and characterization of the mRNAs for the A alpha, B beta and gamma chains of fibrinogen. Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci. 1983 Jun 6/27/1983; 408: 457-68. PMID: 6575701, ISSN: 0077-8923.