Valerie Haley

Valerie B. Haley, PhD, MS

Healthcare-associated infections, methodological issues in disease surveillance and provider profiling.

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Valerie B. Haley, PhD, MS
Research Assistant Professor
 

School of Public Health
Department: Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Research Scientist, NYSDOH Bureau of Healthcare-Associated Infections
Phone:
518-474-3343

 

Education

PhD, Biostatistics, University at Albany, SUNY - 2013
MS, Biostatistics, University at Albany, SUNY - 1997

Research Interests

 Healthcare-associated infections, methodological issues in disease surveillance and provider profiling.

Publications

  • Mayer CL, Haley VB, Giardina R, Hazamy PA, Tsivitis MT, Knab R, Lutterloh E. Lessons learned from initial reporting of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) in New York State hospitals 2013-2014. Am J Infect Control 2016, 44:131-3.
  • Hazamy PA, Haley VB, Tserenpuntsag B, Tsivitis M, Giardina R, Knab R, Lutterloh E.
    Effect of 2013 National Healthcare Safety Network definition changes on central line bloodstream infection rates: Audit results from the New York State Department of Health. Am J Infect Control. 2015;43:280-2.
  • Tserenpuntsag B, Haley V, Van Antwerpen C, Doughty D, Gase KA, Ann Hazamy P, Tsivitis M. Surgical site infection risk factors identified for patients undergoing colon procedures, New York State 2009-2010. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014;35:1006-12.
  • Haley VB, DiRienzo AG, Lutterloh EC, Stricof RL. Quantifying sources of bias in National Healthcare Safety Network Laboratory-Identified Clostridium difficile infection rates. Infect Control and Hosp Epidem. 2014; 35:1-7.
  • Haley VB, Van Antwerpen C, Tserenpuntsag B, Gase K, Hazamy P, Doughty D, Tsivitis M, Stricof RL. Use of administrative data in efficient auditing of hospital-acquired surgical site infections, NYS 2009-2010. Infect Control and Hosp Epidem. 2012; 33:565-571.
  • Haley VB, Van Antwerpen C, Tsivitis M, Doughty D, Gase K, Hazamy P, Tserenpuntsag B, Racz M, Yucel MR, McNutt LA, Stricof RL. Surveillance of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgical Site Infections in New York State, 2008. Am J Infection Control. 2012; 40:22-8.
  • Haley VB, Talbot TO, Felton HD. Surveillance of the short-term impact of fine particle air pollution on cardiovascular disease hospitalizations in NYS. Environ Health. 2009; 8:42.
  • Haley VB, Talbot TO. Geographic analysis of blood lead levels in New York State children born 1994-1997. Environ Health Perspect. 2004;112:1577-1582.