Lindsay Anne Montoya, MPH

  • Senior Infection Preventionist, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Education & Training

  • BS, Microbiology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2012
  • MPH, Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 2014

Selected Publications

Walker, L., Montoya, L., Chochua, S., Beall, B., and Green, M. “Increase in Invasive Group A Streptococcal Disease and Emergence of Mucoid Strains in a Pediatric Population: February-June 2017”, Open Forum Infectious Diseases, Volume 6, Issue 7, July 2019, ofz275,

Kulkarni, P. A., Chew, D., Youssef-Bessler, M., Hamdi, H. A., Montoya, L. A., Cervantes, K. B., … Semple, S. (2018). Case Report: Imported Case of Lassa Fever - New Jersey, May 2015. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene, 99(4), 1062–1065. doi:10.4269/ajtmh.17-0316

Glowicz, J., Crist, M., Gould, C., et. al. A multistate investigation of health care-associated Burkholderia cepacia complex infections related to liquid docusate sodium contamination, January-October 2016. Am J Infect Control 2018; 46:649-55.

Ross, K. M., Mehr, J. S., Greeley, R. D., Montoya, L. A., Kulkarni, P. A., Frontin, S., … Montana, B. E. (2018). Outbreak of bacterial endocarditis associated with an oral surgery practice: New Jersey public health surveillance, 2013 to 2014. Journal of the American Dental Association (1939), 149(3), 191–201. doi:10.1016/j.adaj.2017.10.002

Walker, L., Montoya, L., and Green, M. “Increase in Systemic and Locally Invasive Group A Streptococcal Disease in a Pediatric Population: Feb-March 2017” Poster Presentation, ID Week; October 2017, San Diego, CA.

Hamilton, L. “Surveying for Superbugs: A Survey on Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) Rates and Laboratory Practices in New Jersey, 2014”. Oral presentation, Northeast Epidemiology Conference; October 2015, New Brunswick, NJ.

Hamilton, L. and Semple, S. “Lassa fever in New Jersey, 2015”. Oral presentation, Northeast Epidemiology Conference; October 2015, New Brunswick, NJ.

Semple, S., Hamilton, L., Cervantes, K., Mazur, N.L., Theriault, D.B., Wells, J.W., and Tan, C. “Lassa Fever and Contact Tracing in a Large Population”. Poster presentation, International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases; August 2015, Atlanta, GA.

Hamilton, L. “Evaluation of Legionellosis Surveillance in New Jersey, 2006-2013”. Poster presentation, CSTE Annual Meeting; June 2015, Boston, MA.

Hamilton, L. “Missed Opportunities: an assessment of legionellosis surveillance in Allegheny County”. Master Thesis, April 2014, University of Pittsburgh.

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