Abstracts

OTHER SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES

ABSTRACTS, POSTERS & PAPERS PRESENTED AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS

Caruana, L., Redwine, G. Russian, C., *Limmer, S. & Rohde, R.E. A Prospective Study of Patients Diagnosed with Sarcoidosis: Nutrition, Health Assessment and Environmental Exposures – Poster, ASCLS Annual Conference, San Diego, CA August 3rd, 2017

  • *CLS Undergraduate Student (R. Rohde PI on grant project)

Rohde, R.E. Don’t Touch that Bat! – A Rabies Case Study. ASCLS Conference, San Diego, CA August 1st, 2017

Rohde, R.E. Success Tips for Earning ASCLS Scholarships and Grants. ASCLS Conference, San Diego, CA July 31st, 2017

Milholland Matthew T., Rohde, R.E. Castro, Ivan. Rodents, Hantaviruses, and the Long Road Ahead. Diseases in Nature Conference, Irving, TX, May 26th, 2017

Rohde, R.E. Career Panel, TACLS Annual Conference, Allen, TX, March 31st, 2017

Rohde, R.E. Globalization and Infectious Disease, TACLS Annual Conference, Allen, TX, March 31st, 2017

Caruana, L., Redwine, G. Russian, C., *Limmer, S. & Rohde, R.E. A Prospective Study of Patients Diagnosed with Sarcoidosis: Nutrition, Health Assessment and Environmental Exposures (1st Place Poster Award), TACLS Annual Conference, Allen, TX, March 31st, 2017

  • *CLS Undergraduate Student (R. Rohde PI on grant project)

Rohde, R.E. & Smith, Linda. Faculty…Going, Going, Gone. How to Find Another? 33rd Annual CLEC, Boston, MA Invited, February 24, 2017

Rohde, R.E. TEDx talkHidden Professions that Save Lives! TEDxTexasStateUniversity, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, November 5, 2016

Rohde, R.E. The Future of Medical Laboratory Science. INVITED KEYNOTE, Sekisui Global Laboratory Diagnostics Meeting, Tucson, AZ, May 12, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Don’t Touch that Bat! – A Rabies Case Study. TACLS Conference, San Antonio, TX, April 8, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Career Panel. TACLS Conference, San Antonio, TX, April 7, 2016

Ng JS, Harter RA, Mettler J, Rohde RE. The Reliability of Instrumented Knee and Ankle Orthopedic Special Tests Performed With a LigMaster™ Multijoint Arthrometer. 2016 NATA Annual Meeting Abstract, Baltimore, Maryland – June 22-25, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Social Media Promotion of the Profession – Please Like! INVITED KEYNOTE, ASCLS – Michigan Conference, Lansing Michigan, March 30- April 1st, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Public Health and IC/IP Careers for MLS. ASCLS – Michigan Conference, Lansing Michigan, March 30th, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Don’t Touch that Bat – A Rabies Educational Case Study. ASCLS – Michigan Conference, Lansing Michigan, March 30th, 2016

Rohde, R.E. How to keep your students and alumni engaged in the profession and their organizations – TACLS and ASCLS. 32nd CLEC, Minneapolis, MN Feb 25th, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Going Back to Graduate School? Annual Conference of the American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science, Atlanta, GA July 30th, 2015

Rohde, R.E. The Career Options for MLS Panel Annual Conference of the American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science, Atlanta, GA July 29th, 2015

Gibbs K, Rohde R.E., Dhagat P. Raising Awareness of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) In Health Professions Classrooms: A Physical Therapy Perspective.” World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress, Singapore, 2015, Peer Reviewed Poster submitted October 2014.

Dhagat, P., Gibbs, K., and Rohde, R.E. Prevalence of Staphylococci, including Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, in a Physical Therapy Education Facility. Poster Session, Honors College Research Forum, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, April, 2014

Rohde, R.E. Patterson, T., Redwine, G., Vásquez, B., Covington, B., & Carranco, E. Staphylococcus, Not MRSA?: A Final Report of Carriage and Conversion Rates in Nursing Students, TACLS Conference, Corpus Christi, TX, March 21st, 2014

Dhagat, P., Gibbs, K., and Rohde, R.E. Prevalence of Staphylococci, including Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, in a Physical Therapy Education Facility. Poster Session, TACLS Conference, Corpus Christi, TX, March 20-22nd, 2014

Singh, B, Crippen, T.L., Tarone, A.M., Pechal, J.L., Benbow, M.E., *Burke, M., Rohde, R.E., Tomberlin, J.K. G74: Utility of Bacteria Associated with Human Cadavers in Estimation of Postmortem Interval (PMI), pp. 360-61. 66th Annual American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS), Seattle, February 17 – 22nd, 2014.

  • CLS Undergraduate Research, Multi-institutional project – USDA, University of Dayton, Texas A&M University, Mr. DNA (company) & Texas State University, R.E. Rohde, Advisor

Crippen, T.L., Benbow, M.E., Pechal, J.L., Singh, B., Tomberlin, J.K., Tarone, A.M., Dowd, S.E., Rohde, R.E., and *Burke, M. G76: Swine as a Model for Decomposition: A Comparison of Postmortem Microbiomes, pp. 362-63. 66th Annual American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS), Seattle, February 17 – 22nd, 2014.

  • CLS Undergraduate Research, Multi-institutional project – USDA, University of Dayton, Texas A&M University, Mr. DNA (company) & Texas State University, R.E. Rohde, Advisor

Benbow, M.E., Pechal, J.L., Singh, B., Tomberlin, J.K., Tarone, A.M., *Burke, M., Rohde, R.E., and Crippen, T.L.  G73: An Initial Assessment of the Structure and Function of the Postmortem Human Microbiome: Forensic Applications, p. 360. 66th Annual American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS), Seattle, February 17 – 22nd, 2014.

  • CLS Undergraduate Research, Multi-institutional project – USDA, University of Dayton, Texas A&M University, Mr. DNA (company) & Texas State University, R.E. Rohde, Advisor

Dhagat, P., Gibbs, K., and Rohde, R.E. Prevalence of Staphylococci, including Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, in a Physical Therapy Education Facility. Poster Session, Women in Science & Engineering (WISE) Conference, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, November 22, 2013

Dhagat, P., Gibbs, K., and Rohde, R.E. Prevalence of Staphylococci, including Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, in a Physical Therapy Education Facility. Texas Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference, Poster Session, Arlington, TX, October 24-26th, 2013

Patterson, T. L., Redwine, G.D., Rohde, R.E., Covington, B. Vasquez, B.E. and Carranco, E. A Final Report of Carriage Rates of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Nursing Students. Abstract Clin Lab Sci, Summer 2013, 26(3): 139. (The 81st Annual Meeting of the ASCLS, Houston, TX)

Rohde, R.E. and Felkner, M. Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI): A Review and Current National Reporting Rules. 81st Annual Conference of the American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science, Houston, TX, August 1st, 2013

  • National General Session

Dhagat, P., Gibbs, K., and Rohde, R.E. Prevalence of Staphylococci, including Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, in a Physical Therapy Education Facility. Poster. July 29-30th, 2013, 81st Annual Conference of the American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science, Houston, TX

Patterson, T. L., Redwine, G.D., Rohde, R.E., Covington, B. Vasquez, B.E. and Carranco, E. A Final Report of Carriage Rates of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Nursing Students. July 29-30th, 2013, Poster, 81st Annual Conference of the American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science, Houston, TX

Mitchell A., Rohde R.E., Mallow P., & Buskirk D. P067: Economic burden of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Clostridium difficile, and vancomycin resistant enterococci in hospitals. Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control 2013 2(Suppl 1):P67. doi:10.1186/2047-2994-2-Poster, S1-P67. (2nd International Conference on Prevention & Infection Control (ICPIC), Geneva, Switzerland, June 25-28, 2013)

Riggs, J.M., McLean, R., Rohde, R.E. and Aron, G.M. Resistance of Staphylococcus epidermidis to teicoplanin in mixed culture methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus biofilms. April 5th 2013. Poster, Texas Branch American Society of Microbiology Conference, T-Bar M Conference Center, New Braunfels, TX.

Rohde, R.E. April 5th 2013. Careers in Public Health & Clinical Microbiology. Texas Branch American Society of Microbiology Conference, T-Bar M Conference Center, New Braunfels, TX.

Felkner, M. & Rohde, R.E. Roundtable (R09): The Role of the MLS Curriculum in Infection Prevention Education. 29th Annual Clinical Laboratory Educator’s Conference (CLEC), Kansas City, Missouri, February 15th, 2013.

Rohde, R.E. Invited, MRSA: A Review of the Animal – Human intersection. Northeast Laboratory Conference, Portland, ME, October 18th, 2012

Rohde, R.E. Invited, MRSA Prevalence and Risk Factor Analysis: Jail, University, and Nursing. Northeast Laboratory Conference, Portland, ME, October 18th, 2012

Mallow, P., Bursick, D. Mitchell, A. & Rohde, R.E. Economic Burden of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Clostridium difficile, and Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci in Hospitals. Poster Session, IDWeek 2012, San Diego, CA, October 17-21, 2012

Ellis, J., Snow, S., Davis, J., Garcia, S.,  Burke, M., Falleur, D., & Rohde, R.E. Building a Successful Student Organization at your College/University/Hospital. 80th Annual ASCLS Conference Program, Los Angeles, CA, July 19th, 2012.

Rohde, R.E. Invited Roundtable, Update on Zoonotic Agents & Diagnostics. 80th Annual ASCLS Conference Program, Los Angeles, CA, July 19th, 2012.

Mayes, Bonny, Ernest Oertli, Pam Wilson, Pat Hunt, *Rodney E. Rohde.  Epidemiology of Rabies in Bats in Texas, 2001-2010. Poster Session, Annual Diseases in Nature Conference, San Antonio, TX, June 20-22, 2012

McKenzie, J.F., Garcia, S.A., & Patterson, T, Rohde, R.E. Prevalence and Characterization of Staphylococci, including MRSA, in a Student Athletic Facility. April 10th, 2012. CHP Research Forum POSTER, Texas State University CHP, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.E. September 29th, 2011. MRSA: A Review of the Animal – Human Intersection, AAVLD/USAHA Annual Meeting, MRSA Mini-Symposium, AAVLD Bacteriology/Mycology Committee, Buffalo, NY (Subject Matter Expert invitation)

Rohde, R.E. September 15th, 2011. MRSA: Carriage and Conversion Rates in Nursing Students – A Longitudinal Study Interim Report, 34th TSAHP Annual Conference, Dallas, TX (TSAHP Research Grant Awardee, invited)

Jacella McKenzie, Stephen Garcia, Rodney E. Rohde, & Tom Patterson. July 26- July 30, 2011. Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus: A Study of the Prevalence and Risk of MRSA Found on Exercise Equipment in a University Recreational Center in Central Texas. 79th Annual ASCLS Conference Program, Atlanta, GA. (Undergraduate Research Poster)

Rohde, R.E. Summer, 2011. Invited Roundtable per Education and Research Grant, Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): Knowledge, Learning & Adaptation in the General Public. 79th Annual ASCLS Conference Program, Atlanta, GA.

Rohde, R.E. June 16th, 2011. MRSA: A Review of the Human-Animal Intersection. Annual James Steele Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man (DIN), Corpus Christi, Texas

Rohde, R.E. October 29th, 2010. Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): Carriage and Conversion Rates in Nursing Students, TX Branch American Society of Microbiology Conference, Texas State University – San Marcos, San Marcos , TX.

Rohde, R. April 8th, 2010. Human Rabies in the Past Decade: A Review. TACLS, El Paso, TX

Rohde, R.E., Brannon, A, & Denham, R.M.  July 24, 2009. MRSA in a University Student Population: Risk Factors and Characterization, Abstract: Journal of Clinical Laboratory Science, 22(3): 162., The 77th Annual Meeting of the ASCLS, Chicago, Illinois

Rohde, R. Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome: 1993-2006. 13th Annual CHP Faculty Student Research Forum, Texas State University, April 24, 2009

Denham, R., Brannon, A., & Rohde, R. March 27th, 2009. MRSA in a University Student Population: Risk Factors and Characterization. 13th Annual CHP Faculty Student Research Forum, Poster, Texas State University, April 24, 2009

Rohde, R.  March 26, 2009.  Hantavirus: Characterization, Epidemiology, Identification, and a “Typical” Case Study.  Texas Association of Clinical Laboratory Science Conference (Invited), Galveston, TX

Rohde, R.  October 6, 2008.  MRSA in a University Student Population: Risk Factors and Characterization. Invited speaker for Texas State University Microbiology Society.  San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.E. & Falleur, D.  July 31, 2008. Platforms for Undergraduate Research, Abstract; Clinical Laboratory Science, Summer 2008 The 75th Annual Meeting of the ASCLS, Washington, DC

Rohde, R.E. March 28, 2008. MRSA: A growing community problem. Texas American Society of Microbiology (Keynote). T-Bar M Conference Center, New Braunfels, TX.

Rohde, R.E. & Falleur, D.  September 27, 2007. Platforms for Undergraduate Research, Texas Society of Allied Health Professions (TSAHP) Conference: Policy and Diversity in Texas: Allied Health’s Response. The TSAHP Chronicle 29(2) 2007. Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.  July 18, 2007.  Rabies Transmission Through Solid Organ Transplantation: A Review.  Abstract: Clinical Laboratory Science 20, No 3 Summer 2007: p. 138.  The 75th Annual Meeting of the ASCLS, San Diego, CA

Felkner, Marilyn, Rohde, R.E., et al.  June 12th, 2007.  Skill Sets Sometimes Forgotten for Epidemiological Response, The 57th James Steele Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man (DIN), Sheraton Hotel, Austin, TX

Pierce, JR Jr., Rohde, R.E., Alexander, J.A., & M.N. Rivers.  June 12th, 2007.  Two Clusters of Hantavirus Infection in Texas, The 57th James Steele Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man (DIN), Sheraton Hotel, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.  March 22, 2007.  Rabies Molecular Diagnostics: From Wildlife Vaccination to Human Clinical Perspectives.  Texas Association of Clinical Laboratory Science Conference, Westlake, TX

Rohde, R., et al.  September 28th, 2006. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a Texas County Jail.  Texas Society of Allied Health Professions (TSAHP) Conference: Allied Health in Texas: Developing a Vision.  TSAHP Research Grant Recipient.  Texas Women’s University, Denton, TX

Rohde, R., et al.  July 26th, 2006. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a Texas County Jail. Abstract: Clinical Laboratory Science 19, No 3 Summer 2006: p. 154.  The 74th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science and ASCLS/AACC Clinical Laboratory Exposition, Chicago, Illinois

Felkner, Marilyn, R. E. Rohde, Ana Maria Valle-Rivera, Tamara Baldwin, and L.P. (Sky) Newsome.  2006 MRSA EDUCATIONAL SUMMIT  *Regional Perspectives on a National Healthcare Concern*  Friday, June 23, 2006 8:00 AM TO 4:30 PM The Westin Bonaventure Hotel, Catalina Ballroom  404 South Figueroa Street – Los Angeles, California 90071

Felkner, Marilyn, R. E. Rohde, Ana Maria Valle-Rivera, Tamara Baldwin, and L.P. (Sky) Newsome.  2006 MRSA EDUCATIONAL SUMMIT  *Regional Perspectives on a National Healthcare Concern*  Friday, June 9, 2006 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM The Westin Galleria Houston, Plaza Ballroom 5060 West Alabama – Houston, Texas 77056

Timothy Wright, BS-CLS, Comanche County Medical Center, Rodney E. Rohde, MS, SV (ASCP), Texas State University, CLS Program.  April 28th, 2006.  IEF versus HPLC for Newborn Hemoglobinopathies.  10th Annual College of Health Professions Research Forum, Texas State, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R. et al.  April 28, 2006.  MRSA Study-Ongoing.  10th Annual College of Health Professions Research Forum, Texas State, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.  March 31, 2006.  MRSA in a Texas Prison.  Texas Association of Clinical Laboratory Science Conference, San Antonio, TX

Marilyn Felkner, DrPH, Rodney Rohde, Dr. Anna Maria-Valle, and Tamara Baldwin.  February 23, 2006.  MRSA Study.  Fifth Bi-Annual Conference of Public Health Laboratory Directors of Texas, Courtyard Marriott, Austin, TX

Rohde, R. et al.  April 29, 2005.  Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Prevalence in a Texas Correctional Facility.  Annual College of Health Professions Research Forum, Texas State, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.  March 31, 2005.  Invited speaker, Rabies Transmission Through Solid Organ Transplantation.  Texas Association of Clinical Laboratory Science Conference, Corpus Christi, TX

Rohde, R., et al.  October 26, 2004.  Invited speaker, Bat Rabies in Texas (1996-2000).  National USAHA Public Health and Rabies, North Carolina
*see pg. 490 on the weblink*

Rohde, R. Pam Wilson, Bonny Mayes, Ernest Oertli, and Jean Smith.  April 29, 2004.  Clinical Guidelines and Aspects of a Clinical Rarity: Rabies.  8th Annual College of Health Professions Research Forum, Texas State, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R. Marilyn Felkner, Lynne Hamilton, and Neil Pascoe.  April 29, 2004.  Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Prevalence in Two Texas Correctional Facilities.  8th Annual College of Health Professions Research Forum, Texas State, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.  April 1, 2004.  Diagnostic Virology: Old and New.  Texas Association of Clinical Laboratory Science Annual Convention.  Houston, TX

Rohde, R. Pam Wilson, Bonny Mayes, Ernest Oertli, and Jean Smith.  June 25-27, 2003.  Clinical Guidelines and Aspects of a Clinical Rarity: Rabies.  53rd Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, Amarillo, TX (invited talk)

Rohde, R. Pam Wilson, Bonny Mayes, Ernest Oertli, and Jean Smith.  April 3-5, 2003.  Clinical Guidelines and Aspects of a Clinical Rarity: Rabies.  Texas Association of Clinical Laboratory Science Annual Meeting, Austin, TX

Rohde, R., and TDH-Zoonosis Control Division.  March 28, 2003.  Oral Vaccination of Coyotes in South Texas.  Texas Branch American Society of Microbiology, Junction, TX (invited talk)

Rohde, R., Bonny Mayes, Jean Smith, Mira Leslie, et al.  March 27, 2003.  A Novel Epizootic of Skunk Rabies in Arizona.  7th Annual College of Health Professions Research Forum, Texas State, San Marcos, TX

Mira J.Leslie, Jean Smith, Cathleen Hanlon, Rodney Rohde, Ron Cheshier and Charles E. Rupprecht.  July 28 – August 1, 2002.  A Novel Epizootic of Insectivorous Bat Variant Rabies Virus in Skunks.  51st Annual Wildlife Disease Association Conference, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California.

Leslie, Mira J., Cathleen Hanlon, Jean Smith, Rodney Rohde, Ron Cheshier, and Charles E. Rupprecht  July 13-17, 2002.  Emerging Zoonoses: A novel epizootic of skunks infected with a bat variant of rabies.  139th American Veterinary Medical Association Conference, Nashville, TN

Rohde, R., Bonny Mayes, Jean Smith, Mira Leslie, Ron Cheshier, Cathleen Hanlon, and Charles Rupprecht.  June 6-7, 2002.  Bat Strain Rabies Infections in Arizona Skunks.  52nd Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, Houston, TX  (invited talk)

Leslie, Mira J., Cathleen Hanlon, Jean Smith, Rodney Rohde, Ron Cheshier, and Charles E. Rupprecht.  April 9-11, 2002.  Rabies in Northern Arizona.  Joint Meeting- 26th Annual Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases Conference & 2nd Annual Arizona Bioterrorism and Health Threats Conference, Phoenix, AZ

Rohde, R., & TDH-Zoonosis Control Division.  March 28, 2002.  A Summary of the Texas Oral Rabies Vaccination Program (ORVP) for Canine Rabies, 1995-2001.  College of Health Professions Research Forum, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R., Bonny Mayes, and Letha Zuckero.  March 28, 2002.  Bat Rabies in Texas (1996-2000).  College of Health Professions Research Forum, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Leslie, Mira J., Cathleen Hanlon, Jean Smith, Rodney Rohde, Ron Cheshier, and Charles E. Rupprecht.  March 2002.  Emerging Zoonoses: A novel epizootic of skunks infected with a bat variant of rabies.  International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA

Oertli, E., R. Rohde, B. Hicks and G. Moore.  November 12 – 16, 2001.  Retrospective Review of Skunk Variant Rabies in Texas.  12th annual International Rabies in the Americas Meeting, Peterbourough, Ontario, Canada

Smith, J.S., R. Rohde, B. Mayes, C. Parmely and M. Leslie.  November 12 – 16, 2001.  Molecular evidence for sustained transmission of a bat variant of rabies virus in skunks in Arizona.  12th annual International Rabies in the Americas Meeting, Peterbourough, Ontario, Canada

Zuckero, L., B. Mayes, R. Rohde, C. Parmely, M. D’anton, W. Ewing, P. Raj and M. Patterson.  June, 2001.  DFA Testing of Previously Not Tested Destroyed and/or Decomposed Rabies Specimens Exhibit.  51st Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, Austin, TX

Mayes, B., R. Rohde, and L. Zuckero.  June, 2001.  Bat Rabies in Texas (1994 – 2000) Exhibit.  51st Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.  October, 2000.  Rabies in Texas: A Laboratory Perspective.  IV Binational Meeting on Prevention and Control of Rabies at the Mexico-US Border, Laredo, TX  (invited talk)

Mayes, B., R. Rohde, et al.  March, 2000.  Bat Rabies in Texas (1994-1999) Exhibit.  50th Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, San Antonio, TX

Rohde, R., S.U. Neill, M.G. Fearneyhough and J.S. Smith. October, 1999.   Establishing a Regional Reference Laboratory for Rabies Virus Typing at the Texas DSHS: A Work in Progress.  The 10th Annual Rabies in the Americas Meeting, San Diego, CA

Mayes, B., R. Rohde, et al.  October, 1999.  Bat Rabies in Texas (1994-1998) Exhibit.  The 10th Annual Rabies in the Americas Meeting, San Diego, CA

Rohde, R., S.U. Neill, M.G. Fearneyhough and J.S. Smith. October, 1999.   Establishing a Regional Reference Laboratory for Rabies Virus Typing at the Texas DSHS: A Work in Progress.  Rabies Committee Meeting, United States Animal Health Association Meeting, San Diego, CA (invited talk)

Mayes, B. and R. Rohde.  1999.  Bat Rabies:  No Contact Necessary?  49th Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, Tyler, TX

Wilson, P. and R. Rohde.  1999.  Overview of DSHS-Zoonosis Control Division Exhibit.  49th Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, Tyler, TX

Raj, P., S.U. Neill, B. Mayes, R. Rohde and C. Parmely.  1999.   Distribution of Animal Rabies in Texas, 1994-1998 Exhibit.  American Society of Microbiology Meeting, Chicago. IL

Wilson, P. and R. Rohde. 1998.  Oral Rabies Vaccination Program Exhibit.  48th Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, College Station, TX

Rohde, R.  1998.  Straight from the Horse’s Mouth: Rabies Translocation.  Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, College Station, TX

Rohde, R.  August, 1998.  GIS in Public Health.  3rd National Conference, San Diego, CA

Rohde, R.  October, 1998.  Molecular Epidemiology of Texas Rabies Virus Variants.  Binational Rabies Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ (invited talk)

Wilson, P. and R. Rohde.  1997.  Overview of DSHS Zoonosis Control Division.  Texas Veterinary Medical Association, Austin, TX

Davis, C. S.U. Neill, and P. Raj.  1997.  Microwave fixation of rabies specimens for fluorescent antibody testing.  Thirteenth Annual Clinical Virology Symposium, Clearwater, FL

Wilson, P. and R. Rohde.  1997.  DSHS Oral Rabies Vaccination Program.  47th Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, Lubbock, TX

Rohde, R., S.U. Neill, K.A. Clark, and J.S. Smith.  1996.   Molecular epidemiology of Texas fox and urban Mexican dog rabies by RT-PCR specific primers.  Abst. 96th General Meeting American Society of Microbiology, New Orleans, LA

Rohde, R.  1996.  Molecular epidemiology of Texas rabies virus variants.  46th Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, Fort Worth, TX

Wilson, P. and R. Rohde.  September, 1996.  DSHS Oral Rabies Vaccination Program.  American State and Territory Health Organization Meeting, Seattle, WA (invited poster)

Rohde, R., S.U. Neill, K.A. Clark, and J.S. Smith.  1996.   Molecular epidemiology of Texas rabies variants:  tools of the trade.   Abst. VII Ann. International Meeting Research Advances and Rabies Control in the Americas, Atlanta, GA  (invited talk)

Rohde, R.  June, 1995.  Polymerase Chain Reaction Methods.   45th Annual Southwest Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, San Antonio, TX

Rohde, R.  November, 1994.  Coping with Invading Rabies Epizootics.   Fifth Annual International Meeting Rabies in the Americas, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

Rohde, R. and G.M. Aron.  August, 1992.  Effect of Pokeweed Antiviral Protein in Combination with Guanidine on Poliovirus Macromolecular Synthesis.  Texas Branch American Society of Microbiology Meeting, San Antonio, TX

INVITED TALKS AND LECTURES

Rohde, R.E. Bobcat Preview, Fall 2017 incoming Texas State freshmen, Tips for Success in College including a sample lecture, August 24, 2017, LBJSC Teaching Theater, Texas State

Rohde, R.E. Kansas State Graduate EID class discussion / videoconference – Superbugs in Healthcare Systems after viewing Rohde TEDx “Saving Lives in the Shadows of Heathcare.” August 9, 2017

Rohde, R.E. The CLS Program – Major and Career, Texas State Student Society for Microbiology, SUPP 153, April 14, 2017

Rohde, R.E. CTHOLUA, Invited Keynote for luncheon, HAIs, Antibiotic Resistance, and Saving Lives in the Shadows of Healthcare, February 16, 2017, Courtyard Marriott, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.E. Bobcat Preview, Spring 2017 incoming Texas State freshmen, Tips for Success in College including a sample lecture, January 13th, 2017, LBJSC Teaching Theater, Texas State

Rohde, R.E. Globalization and Infectious Disease, Invited Presentation, Austin Community College, International Programs, November 30, 2016 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLKh_WzKwiU

Rohde, R.E. College of Health Professions Majors and Careers, Invited presentation for Lehman High School Health Concentration Students, Kyle, TX September 30, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Tips for Success from a Professor/Dad & Zika Virus Update for Practice Note-taking, Invited Bobcat Preview presenter, Texas State, August 23rd, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Random Thoughts: A CLS Update. Invited presentation for Emerging Acute Infectious Disease, DSHS, July 14th, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Networking and Mentoring. TACLS Leadership Academy, Online Webinar, May 16, 2016

Rohde, R.E. Medical Laboratory Science – We Save Lives Every day! Texas State Family Day, San Marcos, TX Saturday, March 5th, 2016

Rohde, R.E. & Terbush, Todd. Germs and Hand Hygiene Challenges, Central Texas Environmental Health Association Seminar, San Marcos Civic Center, San Marcos, TX Thursday, May 7th, 2015

Rohde, R.E. HAIs in the United States: An Update. Fall 2014 Faculty Speakers Series, Round Rock, TX, October 27, 2014

Rohde, R.E. Invited lecture on Rabies virology, Texas State University, BIO 3442 (Dr. Kelly Woytek), September 29th, 2014

Rohde, R.E. “A CHAIR’S VIEW OF HOW TO MAKE TENURE.” CFF – How to Make Tenure Workshop? Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. LBJ Student Center Room, 3-13.1

Rohde, R.E. Patterson, T., Redwine, G., Vásquez, B., Covington, B. & Carranco, E. November, 25, 2013. MRSA Prevalence and Risk Factor Analysis in Multiple Settings, Texas State University, Biology, SUPP 116, Seminar, San Marcos, TX

Dr. Town Peterson, distinguished Professor, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology of the University of Kansas presents: MAKING YOUR SCHOLARSHIP VISIBLE – Getting the open access strategy right and accompanied by the following Texas State faculty discussion panelists:

  • Dr. Rodney Rohde- College of Health Professions, CLS Program
  • Dr. Agustín Cuadrado – Department of Modern Languages
  • Dr. Nandhini Rangarajan – Department of Political Science

Rohde, R.E. July 16, 2013. Articulation for Texas State CLS Program – CLT to CLS, Austin Community College, EVC

Rohde, R.E. April 4th, 2013. Invited lecture on Oral Rabies Vaccination Program, Texas State University, BIO Graduate Wildlife Ecology (Dr. Ivan Castro-Arellano)

Rohde, R.E. January 29th, 2013. Texas Tech University HSC, School of Allied Health Sciences, Molecular Pathology Program, Molecular Diagnostics – Real World Applications

Rohde, R.E. December 2012. DSHS In-Service, Continuing Education – Diagnostic Virology. DSHS, Emerging & Acute Infectious Diseases Branch, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.E. November 2012. DSHS In-Service, Continuing Education – Molecular Diagnostics. DSHS, Emerging & Acute Infectious Diseases Branch, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.E. November 15th, 2012. ASCLS & the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) Invited Webinar, Update on Zoonotic Agents & Diagnostics.

Rohde, R.E. October 2012. DSHS In-Service, Continuing Education – Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing. DSHS, Emerging & Acute Infectious Diseases Branch, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.E. September, 2012. DSHS In-Service, Continuing Education – Anaerobes. DSHS, Emerging & Acute Infectious Diseases Branch, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.E. June 2012. DSHS In-Service, Continuing Education – Gram Positive & Gram Negative Cocci. DSHS, Emerging & Acute Infectious Diseases Branch, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.E. April, 2012. DSHS In-Service, Continuing Education – Overview of Cell Structure & Microscopic Characteristics. DSHS, Emerging & Acute Infectious Diseases Branch, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.E., Brender, J., Herbold, J., Qualls, R., & Field, Leanne. April 3, 2012. Invited Roundtable panel speaker, Public Health Educational Opportunities – Maintaining an Epidemiology Workforce, ELC Epidemiology Workshop (sponsored by DSHS with funding from CDC), JJ Pickle Research Center, CLS, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.E. March 31st, 2012. HAI practices and review. Invited panel speaker by MedErgy per appointment on Healthcare Environmental Decontamination Advisory Board
Exploration of Standards and Science for Unique Approaches to Practice, Dallas, TX

Rohde, R.E. March 20, 2012. Invited lecture on Oral Rabies Vaccination Program, Texas State University, BIO Graduate Wildlife Ecology (Dr. Ivan Castro-Arellano)

Rohde, R.E. February, 2012. DSHS In-Service, Continuing Education – Overview of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Diagnostics. DSHS, Emerging & Acute Infectious Diseases Branch, Austin, TX

McKenzie, J.F., Garcia, S.A., & Patterson, T, Rohde, R.E. December 2011. Prevalence and Characterization of Staphylococci, including MRSA, in a Student Athletic Facility. Undergraduate Research Conference, Texas State University Honor’s College, LBJSC, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.E. June 24th, 2011. Invited lecture on Diseases of the Skin, Eyes, and Nervous System, Texas State University, BIO 2440 Principles of Microbiology (Dr. Stacie Brown)

Rohde, R.E., Kneeland, D., Felkner, M. & Kohl, Bill. May 3, 2011. Invited Roundtable panel speaker, University and Health Department Collaborations, ELC Epidemiology Workshop (sponsored by DSHS with funding from CDC), JJ Pickle Research Center, CLS, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.E. January 22, 2011. Impact of environment on HAIs. Invited speaker by MedErgy per appointment on Healthcare Environmental Decontamination Advisory Board
Exploration of Standards and Science for Unique Approaches to Practice, Dallas, TX

Rohde, R. March 10, 2010.  Germs, Germs, Germs.  Invited speaker for Susie B. Fuentes Elementary School-5th grade, Kyle, TX

Rohde, R. May 4, 2009. MRSA: What can we do about it? PT 5252 Special Issues in Physical Therapy, Texas State University – San Marcos

Denham, R., Brannon, A., & Rohde, R. December 5th, 2008. MRSA in a University Student Population: Risk Factors and Characterization (Poster).  Undergraduate Research Conference & Honors Thesis Forum. Texas State University – San Marcos, LAMP 407

Denham, R., Brannon, A., & Rohde, R. December 4th, 2008. MRSA in a University Student Population: Risk Factors and Characterization.  Undergraduate Research Conference & Honors Thesis Forum. Texas State University – San Marcos, LAMP 407

Rohde, R.  October 6, 2008.  MRSA in a University Student Population: Risk Factors and Characterization. Invited speaker for Texas State University Microbiology Society.  San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.  January 10, 2008.  MRSA: Implications for Sampling. Invited speaker for American Industrial Hygiene Association, Texas Hill Country Section Luncheon, Austin, TX

Rohde, R., November 27, 2007.  MRSA in a Texas Jail Population.  Invited speaker for University of Texas at Austin, Student Public Health Society, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.  November 26, 2007.  MRSA Overview. Invited speaker for Texas State University Microbiology Society.  San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R. April 25, 2007.  Rabies Control in Wildlife Populations.  Invited speaker for University of Texas at Austin, Student CLS & Public Health Society, Austin, TX

Rohde, R. December 18, 2006.  Germs, Germs, Germs.  Invited speaker for Susie B. Fuentes Elementary School-Kindergarten, Kyle, TX

Rohde, R. November 20, 2006. “From Classroom to Career”. Invited speaker for Texas State University Collaborative Learning Center & HLSAMP. RF Mitte Physics & Technology Bldg 4231, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R. May 15, 2006.  Hands-on Germ lab.  Invited speaker for Tobias International Elementary School-1st & 4th grade, Kyle, TX

Rohde, R. May 10, 2006.  Career Day for Tobias Elementary, Grades 3-5.  Kyle, TX

Rohde, R. April 11, 2006.  CLS Professional Overview.  Guest lecture for Dr. Lloyd Greene’s Texas State University – HP 1310

Rohde, R. January 27, 2006.  Infectious Disease & CLS Career Overview.  Guest lecture for Lori Ayer’s Bowie High School Medical Microbiology class, Austin, TX

Rohde, R. November 29, 2005.  Influenza: From Routine Response to Pandemic Preparedness.  Guest lecture for Dr. George Burke’s Texas State University – HR 5351.

Rohde, R. November 28, 2005.  Molecular Diagnostics: Not Just for Research Anymore.  Brackenridge-Seton Hospital Clinical Laboratory, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.  September 21, 2005.  Clinical Applications in Molecular Diagnostics.  Guest Lecture for Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Allied Health, MS in Molecular Pathology Program, Lubbock, TX

Rohde, R.  September 8, 2005.  Rabies Transmission Via Solid Organ Transplant: A Review.  Clinical Laboratory Science Forum, Texas State University, HSC 231-B.

Rohde, R.  June 24, 2005.  Bioterrorism Overview.  Guest lecture for Dr. Don Shaw’s Texas State University -PT 5310.

Rohde, R. May 19, 2005.  Germs, Germs, Germs.  Invited speaker for Tobias International Elementary School-Kindergarten, Kyle, TX

Rohde, R. May 6, 2005.  Career Day for Tobias Elementary, Grades 3-5.  Kyle, TX

Rohde, R. April 21, 2005.  Community Acquired-Methicilin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus.  In Service CE Presentation for HAYS ISD Nurses, Kyle Performing Arts Center, Kyle, TX

Rohde, R. March 1, 2005.  Molecular Diagnostics: Not Just for Research Anymore.  Laboratory Science Seminar, Spring Series 2005: A program via the Telephone Conference Network, North Dakota State DOH, Division of Microbiology

Rohde, R. February 22, 2005.  West Nile Virus: Serologic Diagnosis & Surveillance.  Texas Tech University Health Science Center-CLS/MP Dept., Lubbock, TX

Rohde, R. November 29, 2004.  Rabies Control in Wildlife Populations.  Biology Seminar, Texas State University-San Marcos, SUPP 116

Rohde, R. August 20, 2004.  The Basics of Microarrays.  Faculty member, Presenter, and Laboratory instructor for National Laboratory Training Network Molecular Diagnostics Workshop.  California Department of Health Services, Richmond, CA

Rohde, R. August 17, 2004.  Molecular Diagnostics: Not just for Research Anymore.  Faculty member, Presenter, and Laboratory instructor for National Laboratory Training Network Molecular Diagnostics Workshop.  California Department of Health Services, Richmond, CA

Rohde, R. July 27, 2004.  Creating a Basic Webpage.  Guest lecture for Mr. Phil Kostroun’s Texas State University -CLS 4322.

Rohde, R.  July 12, 2004.  Bioterrorism Clinical Aspects.  Guest lecture for Dr. Don Shaw’s Texas State University: PT 5310.

Rohde, R.  May 19, 2004.  Germs, Germs, Germs.  Invited speaker for Tobias International Elementary School-2nd Graders, Kyle, TX

Rohde, R.  December 8, 2003.  An Outbreak of Hepatitis A.  Presentation for Dr. Charles Johnson’s “Medical Explorers” Group (Texas State University), Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R. October 19, 2003.  Molecular Methods Overview.  Faculty member, Presenter, and Laboratory instructor for National Laboratory Training Network Molecular Diagnostics Workshop.  California Department of Health Services, Richmond, CA

Rohde, R. July 24, 2003.  Creating a Basic Webpage.  Guest lecture for Mr. Phil Kostroun’s Texas State University-CLS 4322.

Rohde, R.  June 23, 2003.  Bioterrorism Clinical Aspects.  Guest lecture for Dr. Don Shaw’s Texas State University-PT 5310.

Rohde, R.  June 3, 2003.  Bioterrorism Historical Perspectives.  Guest lecture for Dr. Gary Aron’s Texas State University-BIO 5350 Topics in Physiology (Emerging Infectious Diseases).

Rohde, R.  May 30, 2003.  Press Onward.  Smithville High School Commencement Invited Keynote Speaker.

Rohde, R.  April 15, 2003.  Bioterrorism: Overview, Laboratory Perspective, and State/National Perspective.  Guest lecture for Erin M. O’Kelley’s Texas State University-PT 5252: Special Topics Course.

Rohde, R.  February 5, 2003.  Presentation to Texas State University Microbiology Society on Education and Career Opportunities.  San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.  January 22, 2003.  Germs, Germs, Germs.  Invited speaker for Gattis Elementary School-1st Graders, Round Rock, TX

Rohde, R.  October 21, 2002.  Zoonotic Disease: A Public Health Perspective.  Guest Lecture for Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Allied Health, Clinical Laboratory Science Program, Lubbock, TX

Hunt, Patrick, Rodney Rohde, and Jean Smith.  September 25, 2002.  Rabies Virus Variants in Texas.  Texas Laboratory Directors Meeting.  DSHS, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.  September 19, 2002.  Zoonotic Disease:  Rabies Control.  Guest lecture for Dr. McClean’s Texas State University-BIO 4445-5445 Pathogenic Microbiology course.

Rohde, R.  April 15, 2002.  Rabies Control in Texas.  Presentation for Dr. Charles Johnson’s “Medical Explorers” Group (Texas State University), Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.  2000.  Germs are Everywhere.  Invited speaker (Science Fair) for microbiology subject matter.  Georgetown Kindergarten – 5th Grade School, Georgetown, TX

Rohde, R.  June, 1999.  Rabies Testing and Molecular Epidemiology.  Guest lecture for Emerging Infectious Diseases Graduate Course.   Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Rohde, R.  1997.  Polymerase Chain Reaction Methodology.   DSHS, Austin, TX

WORKSHOPS

Rohde, R.E. Cat Camp – Invited faculty to facilitate discussion on how to succeed at Texas State for incoming freshmen, Camp Young Judaea, Wimberley, TX August 17, 2017

Houser, Marian, Ngu, Anne, and Rohde, R.E. Mentoring Faculty / Mentoring Students. October 3rd, 2014. Invited Roundtable panel participant, Texas State Workshop.

Rohde, R.E., Brender, J., Herbold, J., Qualls, R., & Field, Leanne. April 3, 2012. Invited Roundtable panel speaker, Public Health Educational Opportunities – Maintaining an Epidemiology Workforce, ELC Epidemiology Workshop (sponsored by DSHS with funding from CDC), JJ Pickle Research Center, CLS, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.E., Kneeland, D., Felkner, M. & Kohl, Bill. May 3, 2011. Invited Roundtable panel speaker, University and Health Department Collaborations, ELC Epidemiology Workshop (sponsored by DSHS with funding from CDC), JJ Pickle Research Center, CLS, Austin, TX

Rohde, R. February, 2005-2007.  Tenure Process Workshop.  Hosted by Christian Faculty Fellowship (Guest speaker Provost Perry Moore with follow-up Panel Discussion from tenured Texas State faculty).  Texas State University LBJ Student Center 313.1

Felkner, Marilyn, R. E. Rohde, Ana Maria Valle-Rivera, Tamara Baldwin, and L.P. (Sky) Newsome.  2006 MRSA EDUCATIONAL SUMMIT  *Regional Perspectives on a National Healthcare Concern*  Friday, June 9, 2006 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM The Westin Galleria Houston, Plaza Ballroom 5060 West Alabama – Houston, Texas 77056

Rohde, R. August 16-20, 2004.  Molecular Diagnostics Workshop.  Summer 2004 PHS Course, National Laboratory Training Network (Invited faculty member and planner of workshop).  California Department of Health Services Laboratory, Richmond, CA

Rohde, R.  October 20-24, 2003.  Molecular Diagnostics Workshop.  Fall 2003 PHS Course, National Laboratory Training Network (Invited faculty member, presenter, and planner of workshop).  California Department of Health Services Laboratory, Richmond, CA

Rohde, R.  February, 21-22, 2003.  Participant in “Biotechnology Unwrapped workshops”, PCR/sequencing lab, Bioinformatics lab, pGLO Transformation lab, & Protein Fingerprinting lab.  Biotech Gateway & ACC, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.  January, 2002.  Molecular Typing of Rabies Virus Variants.  2002 Rabies PHS Course, National Laboratory Training Network (Faculty member for workshop).  San Antonio, TX  (invited talk)

Rohde, R.  April 26 – May 2, 2001.  Participant in Molecular Virology Workshop.  Seventeenth Annual Clinical Virology Symposium, Clearwater Beach, Florida

Rohde, R.  January, 2000.  Molecular Typing of Rabies Virus Variants.  January, 2000.  Rabies PHS Course, National Laboratory Training Network (Faculty member for workshop).  San Antonio, TX (invited talk)

Rohde, R.  June, 1999.  Texas Healthcare and Bioscience Institute, 1999 Summer Meeting, Austin, TX

Rohde, R.  June, 1999.  Rabies Testing and Molecular Epidemiology.  Genomic Biology (40 hr workshop-Invited speaker): Advanced Instructional Technology for High School and College Biology Faculty.  Sponsored by DNA Learning Center, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and CORD and hosted by ACC at the University of Texas, Austin, TX (invited talk)

Rohde, R.  June, 1999.  Rabies Testing and Molecular Epidemiology.  Workshop for Austin Animal Control Officers.  DSHS, Austin, TX.

Rohde, R. January, 1998.  Molecular Wet-Lab: Rabies PHS Course, National Laboratory Training Network (Faculty member for workshop), San Antonio, TX  (invited talk)

CONSULTANT

Rohde, R.E. Invited Advisory Board Member for Healthcare Surfaces Summit, August 21-23, 2017, Arlington, TX http://www.healthcaresurfacessummit.org/

Rohde, R.E. Invited Faculty/Facilitator for Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE) of the American Hospital Association (AHA), Certificate of Mastery in Infection Prevention Workshops, April 12, June 21, September 18, and November 30, 2017

Rohde, R.E. Overview of Occupational Exposures to Blood and Body Fluids in Healthcare Settings, The Laboratory Safety Institute, Webinar for Z87.1 Biohazard Eyewear Safety Committee, August 18th, 2016 (R. Rohde invited comments)

Rohde, R.E. January 28-30th, 2014. Invited Subject Matter Expert to ASTM Conference by Vestagen, Inc. regarding healthcare worker uniform safety (HAIs, MRSA, etc.), Houston, TX

Rohde, R.E. March 31st, 2012. HAI practices and review. Invited panel speaker by Johnson & Johnson Advanced Sterilization Products per appointment on Healthcare Environmental Decontamination Advisory Board – Exploration of Standards and Science for Unique Approaches to Practice, Dallas, TX

Rohde, R.E. January 22, 2011. Impact of environment on HAIs. Invited panel speaker by Johnson & Johnson Advanced Sterilization Products per appointment on Healthcare Environmental Decontamination Advisory Board – Exploration of Standards and Science for Unique Approaches to Practice, Dallas, TX

Invited Reviewer, Textbook – Koneman’s Color Atlas and Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology, 6th ed., Winn, Allen, Janda, et al., Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, February, 2010

Invited Reviewer, Textbook – Molecular Diagnostics: Fundamentals, Methods, & Clinical Applications, 1st edition, Buckingham & Flaws, FA Davis

Invited Reviewer, Textbook – Essentials of Molecular Pathology, Table of Contents, Coleman and Tsongalis, Elsevier

Invited Reviewer, Textbook – Bailey & Scott’s Diagnostic Microbiology, Forbes, Sahm, & Weissfeld, Summer 2008

Invited Reviewer, Textbook- “Clinical Microbiology”, Prentice Hall Health (Jaquay Felix, Editorial Assistant), April 2005

Subject Matter Expert, writer, and editor, National Laboratory Training Network, Molecular Testing Verification Video, 2004 – 2005

Reviewer, Emerging Infectious Disease, Rabies virus content area: 2004 – present

CD Rom Speaker, National Laboratory Training Network, Molecular Diagnostic Public Health Series Course Lectures, “Molecular Methods Overview” Lecture. Disk 1, April, 2004 & Disk 2, December 2004.

Reviewer, U.S. Civilian Research and Development Foundation (CRDF): 2003 – present

Reviewer, United States Department of Agriculture: Small Business Innovation, Research Proposals: 2002 – present

5. Other Works not in Print:

a. Works “submitted” or “under review”

Milholland, M.T., I. Castro-Arellano*, G. Suzán, G.E. Garcia-Peña, T.E. Lee Jr., R.E. Rohde, A.A. Aguirre and J. N. Mills.  Global Diversity and Distribution of Hantaviruses and their Hosts: The Long Road Ahead.  In review at EcoHealth, 2017.

Gibbs, K.A., Rohde, R.E., et. al. Prevalence of Staphylococcus, including Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), in Physical Therapy Educational Facilities: A National Study. 2015-2016. In review at Journal of Physical Therapy Education

b. Works “in progress”

Marrs, Valerie, Limmer, S. and Rohde, R.E. Prevalence of Antibiotic Resistant Staphylococcus in Selected Health Profession Classrooms at a Texas University: An Undergraduate Research Project.

c. Other works not in print

LABORATORY MANUALS

CLS 4440: Clinical Microbiology Laboratory Manual. Cecile Sanders and Rodney E. Rohde, Fall 2013, Texas State University, Clinical Laboratory Science.

Advanced Molecular Diagnostics Workshop. Summer 2004, Public Health Series Course Manual, National Laboratory Training Network, Texas State (R. Rohde-contributor), and California Department of Health Services Laboratory, Richmond, CA

Molecular Diagnostics Workshop. Fall 2003, Public Health Series Course Manual, National Laboratory Training Network, Texas State (R. Rohde-contributor), and California Department of Health Services Laboratory, Richmond, CA

Laboratory Methods for Detecting Rabies Virus. January 2002. National Laboratory Training Network, Centers for Disease Control & Texas DSHS (R. Rohde-contributor)

Laboratory Methods for Detecting Rabies Virus. January 2000. National Laboratory Training Network, Centers for Disease Control, Texas DSHS (R. Rohde-contributor), and Fort Sam Houston Diagnostic Laboratory.

Laboratory Methods for Detecting Rabies Virus. January 1998. National Laboratory Training Network, Centers for Disease Control, Texas DSHS (R. Rohde-contributor), and Fort Sam Houston Diagnostic Laboratory.

Rabies Procedure Manual. December 28, 1999. Texas DSHS (R. Rohde-contributor).

Rabies Procedure Manual. December 17, 1997. Texas DSHS (R. Rohde-contributor).

 

 


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