Dr. Perl has extensive research experience in the field of health care-associated infections and resistant and epidemiologically significant organisms. She is recognized globally for her innovation and research in the field and the use of research knowledge in the health care setting.
She has served as a principal and co-principal investigator on multiple studies funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Veteran’s Affairs Administration during her career.
Pada S, Perl TM. "Operating room myths: what is the evidence for common practices." Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2015 Aug;28(4):369-74. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000177.
Al-Tawfiq JA, Perl TM. "Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus in healthcare settings." Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2015 Aug;28(4):392-6. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000178.
Perl TM, Price CS. "Orchestrated scientific collaboration: critical to the control of MERS-CoV." Ann Intern Med. 2015 Aug 18;163(4):313-4. doi: 10.7326/M15-1395.
Branch-Elliman W, Savor Price C, McGeer A, Perl TM. "Protecting the frontline: designing an infection prevention platform for preventing emerging respiratory viral illnesses in healthcare personnel." Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Mar;36(3):336-45. doi: 10.1017/ice.2014.52.
Reich NG, Cummings DA, Lauer SA, Zorn M, Robinson C, Nyquist AC, Price CS, Simberkoff M, Radonovich LJ, Perl TM. "Triggering interventions for influenza: the ALERT algorithm." Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Feb 15;60(4):499-504. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu749. Epub 2014 Nov 19.