Katherine K. Perez, PharmD, BCPS-AQ ID

  • 688 Citations
  • 7 h-Index

Research output per year

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Personal profile

Personal profile

Dr. Katherine Perez received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2010 from the University of Texas College of Pharmacy, Austin, TX. She completed a postdoctoral pharmacy practice residency in a combined program at University Health System Hospital and Pharmacotherapy Education and Research Center at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, TX. She also completed a specialty residency in infectious diseases pharmacotherapy at Houston Methodist Hospital in Houston, TX. Dr. Perez is board certified in pharmacotherapy by the Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties.

Research interests

Dr. Perez is studying the impact of rapid molecular diagnostics and antimicrobial stewardship on clinical outcomes for bacterial bloodstream infections.

Education/Academic qualification

Pharmacy, PharmD, The University of Texas College of Pharmacy, Austin, TX

Free-text keywords

  • Bloodstream infections
  • Antimicrobial stewardship
  • Drug resistance
  • Rapid diagnostics

Research Area Keywords

  • Infectious Disease & Pathology

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Research Output

  • 688 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
  • 16 Article
  • 4 Review article
  • 1 Letter

Impact of Chlorhexidine Bathing on Antimicrobial Utilization in Surgical Intensive Care Unit

Bui, L. N., Swan, J. T., Perez, K. K., Johnson, M. L., Chen, H., Colavecchia, A. C., Rizk, E. & Graviss, E. A., Jun 2020, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 250, p. 161-171 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Incorporation of rapid diagnostic tests to improve time to antimicrobial therapy for gram-positive bacteremia and candidemia

    Koh, L., Shah, P. J., Korulla, A., Jasmak, G., Fasoranti, O., Janak, C. & Perez, K., Apr 1 2020, In : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 77, 8, p. 622-631 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Role of Rapid Diagnostics in Diagnosis and Management of Patients With Sepsis

    Eubank, T. A., Long, S. W. & Perez, K. K., Jul 21 2020, In : The Journal of infectious diseases. 222, Supplement_2, p. S103-S109

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Multicentre derivation and validation of a simple predictive index for healthcare-associated Clostridium difficile infection

    Davis, M. L., Sparrow, H. G., Ikwuagwu, J. O., Musick, W. L., Garey, K. W. & Perez, K. K., Nov 2018, In : Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 24, 11, p. 1190-1194 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 3 Scopus citations
  • Prizes

    Award for Innovation in Pharmacy Practice

    Perez, Katherine K. (Recipient), 2013

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)