Maryza Graham

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Maryza Graham
tel                 +61 3 9594 3769

MBBS (U Melb) FRACP FRCPA Grad Cert Clin Trials (Monash)

Infectious Diseases physician
Medical Microbiologist

Professional Roles
2010-           Member, Microbiology Discipline Advisory Committee, RCPA
2011-           Member, Laboratory Liaison Committee, Department of Health, Victoria
2012-           Member, Tuberculosis Advisory Committee, Department of Health, Victoria


Underdiagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis and Chlamydia psittaci revealed by introduction of respiratory multiplex PCR assay with Chlamydiaceae family primers.
Rane V, Khailin K, Williams J, Francis M, Kotsanas D, Korman TM, Graham M.
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 Nov 26. pii: S0732-8893(17)30376-0. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2017.11.013. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 29258707

Teicoplanin non-susceptible coagulase-negative staphylococci in a large Australian healthcare network: Implications for treatment with vancomycin.
Wijesooriya WRPLI, Kotsanas D, Korman TM, Graham M.
Sri Lankan J Infect Dis 2017;7(1):10-17.

Bacteroides pyogenes causing serious human wound infection from animal bites.
Lau JS, Korman TM, Yeung A, Streitberg R, Francis MJ, Graham M.
Anaerobe. 2016 Oct 19. pii: S1075-9964(16)30127-5. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2016.10.008.
PMID: 27771394

Improved standardization and potential for shortened time to results with BD KiestraTM total laboratory automation of early urine cultures: a prospective comparison with manual processing.
Graham M, Tilson L, Streitberg R, Hamblin J, Korman TM.
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2016 Sep;86(1):1-4. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2016.06.020. Epub 2016 Jul 2.
PMID: 27422083

Cryptococcemia in primary HIV infection.
Yeung VA, Azzam R, Dendle C, Graham M, Woolley IJ, Korman TM.
Int J STD AIDS. 2016 Feb 10. pii: 0956462416632139. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 26868159

Human wound infection with Mannheimia glucosida following lamb bite.
Lau JS, Omeleki L, Turni C, Barber SR, Browning GF, Francis MJ, Graham M, Korman TM.
J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Jul 22. pii: JCM.01249-15. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 26202121

Azzam R, Francis MJ, Fernandez C, Badenoch P, Adamson P, Dendle C, Woolley IJ, Robson J, Korman TM, Graham M
J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Dec 10. pii: JCM.02887-14. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 25502534 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]
Lee LY, Korman TM, Graham M.
J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Nov;52(11):4023-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01682-14. Epub 2014 Aug 20.
PMID: 25143572 [PubMed – in process]

Prospective comparison of the clinical impacts of heterogeneous vancomycin-intermediate methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and vancomycin-susceptible MRSA.
Horne KC, Howden BP, Grabsch EA, Graham M, Ward PB, Xie S, Mayall BC, Johnson PD, Grayson ML.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2009 Aug;53(8):3447-52. Epub 2009 Jun 8.
PMID: 19506056 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article Free text

An Australian case of Streptococcus suis toxic shock syndrome associated with occupational exposure to animal carcasses.
Tramontana AR, Graham M, Sinickas V, Bak N.
Med J Aust. 2008 May 5;188(9):538-9.
PMID: 18459929 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article

High rates of fecal carriage of nonenterococcal vanB in both children and adults.
Graham M, Ballard SA, Grabsch EA, Johnson PD, Grayson ML.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2008 Mar;52(3):1195-7. Epub 2008 Jan 7.
PMID: 18180361 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article

Should medical students be routinely offered BCG vaccination?
Graham M, Howley TM, Pierce RJ, Johnson PD.
Med J Aust. 2006 Sep 18;185(6):324-6.
PMID: 16999674 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article

Community and health-care associated non-multiresistant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Victoria.
Howden BP, Grabsch EA, King H, Graham M, Johnson PD, Korman TM, Grayson ML, Mayall BC.
Med J Aust. 2005 Nov 21;183(10):548. No abstract available.
PMID: 16296982 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article

Low rates of cutaneous adverse reactions to alcohol-based hand hygiene solution during prolonged use in a large teaching hospital.

Graham M, Nixon R, Burrell LJ, Bolger C, Johnson PD, Grayson ML.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2005 Oct;49(10):4404-5.
PMID: 16189134 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article