Ana Kelly, PhD, BSN, RN, FAAN

  • Associate Professor of Nursing at CUMC
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Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Nursing at CUMC

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • BS, 2001 Human Biology, Michigan State University
  • BSN, 2007 Nursing, Michigan State University
  • PhD, 2015 Nursing, Michigan State University
  • Fellowship: 2017 Columbia University School of Nursing

Committees, Societies, Councils

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing - Alpha Zeta Chapter

International Union of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease

Association of Nurses in AIDS Care

Honors & Awards

Sigma Theta Tau International Global Nursing Research Grant, 2013

American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)/Johnson & Johnson Minority Nurse Faculty Scholar Award, 2011-2012


Selected Publications

Farley, J. E., Ndjeka, N., Kelly, A. M., Whitehouse, E., Lachman, S., Budhathoki, C., Bergren, E., Lowensen, K., Mlandu, N., & Van der Walt, M. Evaluation of a nurse practitioner-physician task-sharing model for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in South Africa. (2017). PLoS ONE, [accepted for publication 7/28/17].

Kelly, A. M., D'Agostino, J. F., Andrada, L. V., & Larson, E. L. (2017). Delayed tuberculosis diagnosis and costs of contact investigations for exposure: New York City 2010 - 2014. American Journal of Infection Control, 45(5), 483-486. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.12.017

Carter, E. J., Mancino, D., Hessels, A. J., Kelly, A. M., & Larson, E. L. (2017). Reported hours of infection education received positively associated with student nurses' ability to comply with infection prevention practices: Results from a nationwide survey. Nurse Education Today, 53, 19-25. doi: 10.1016/j.nedt.2017.02.021

Kelly, A. M., Mathema, B., & Larson, E. (2017). Carbapenem resistance among gram-negative bacteria in the community: A scoping review. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents,50(2), 127-134. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2017.03.012

Wilmont, S., Hessels, A. J., Kelly, A. M., & Larson, E. L. (2017). Family experiences and perspectives on infection prevention in pediatric long-term care. Rehabilitation Nursing, [Epub ahead of print]. doi: 10.1097/rnj.0000000000000013

Kelly, A. M., Smith, B., Luo, Z., Given, B., Wehrwein, T., Master, I., & Farley, J. E. (2016). Discordance between patient and clinician report of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis adverse drug reactions. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 20(4), 442-447. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.15.0318

Farley, J. E., Kelly, A. M., Reiser, K., Brown, M., Kub, J., Davis, J. G., Walshe, L., & Van der Walt, M. (2014). Development and evaluation of a pilot nurse case management model to address multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and HIV in South Africa. PLoS ONE, 9(11), e111702. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0111702

Global Health Activities

Fulbright Scholar - Kamuzu College of Nursing, University of Malawi - Lilongwe, Malawi 2019

Ongoing research and education collaboration in drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) and HIV - KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa since 2013

Peace Corps Secondary Science and Health Education Volunteer - Namibia 2001-2003