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Dwight J. Hardy, Ph.D.

Dwight J. Hardy, Ph.D.

About Me

Faculty Appointments

Professor - Department of Microbiology and Immunology (SMD)



PhD | La St Univ Med Ctr-New Orleans. Microbiology, All Other. 1983

MS | La St Univ Med Ctr-New Orleans. Microbiology, All Other. 1979

BS | Univ of Southwestern Louisiana. Biology. 1973


Journal Articles

The clinical impact of pneumocystis and viral PCR testing on bronchoalveolar lavage in immunosuppressed patients.

Lachant DJ, Croft DP, McGrane Minton H, Hardy DJ, Prasad P, Kottmann RM

Respiratory medicine.. 2018 December 145 :35-40. Epub 10/22/2018.

Semen-derived enhancer of viral infection (SEVI) binds bacteria, enhances bacterial phagocytosis by macrophages, and can protect against vaginal infection by a sexually transmitted bacterial pathogen.

Easterhoff D, Ontiveros F, Brooks LR, Kim Y, Ross B, Silva JN, Olsen JS, Feng C, Hardy DJ, Dunman PM, Dewhurst S

Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy.. 2013 June 57 (6):2443-50. Epub 03/18/2013.

The effect of intrapartum penicillin on vaginal group B streptococcus colony counts.

McNanley AR, Glantz JC, Hardy DJ, Vicino D

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology.. 2007 December 197 (6):583.e1-4. Epub 1900 01 01.

High incidence of penicillin resistance among alpha-hemolytic streptococci isolated from the blood of children with cancer.

Bruckner LB, Korones DN, Karnauchow T, Hardy DJ, Gigliotti F

The Journal of pediatrics.. 2002 January 140 (1):20-6. Epub 1900 01 01.

Mycobacterium szulgai osteomyelitis in an AIDS patient.

Luque AE, Kaminski D, Reichman R, Hardy D

Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases.. 1998 30 (1):88-91. Epub 1900 01 01.

Failure of cefotaxime treatment in an adult with Streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis.

Pacheco TR, Cooper CK, Hardy DJ, Betts RF, Bonnez W

The American journal of medicine.. 1997 March 102 (3):303-5. Epub 1900 01 01.

Low-dose enteral feeding is beneficial during total parenteral nutrition.

Sax HC, Illig KA, Ryan CK, Hardy DJ

American journal of surgery.. 1996 June 171 (6):587-90. Epub 1900 01 01.

Neisseria elongata subsp. elongata, a case of human endocarditis complicated by pseudoaneurysm.

Nawaz T, Hardy DJ, Bonnez W

Journal of clinical microbiology.. 1996 March 34 (3):756-8. Epub 1900 01 01.

Selective utilization of DNA probes for identification of Mycobacterium species on the basis of cord formation in primary BACTEC 12B cultures.

Kaminski DA, Hardy DJ

Journal of clinical microbiology.. 1995 June 33 (6):1548-50. Epub 1900 01 01.

Liver abscess in Crohn's disease.

Vakil N, Hayne G, Sharma A, Hardy DJ, Slutsky A

The American journal of gastroenterology.. 1994 July 89 (7):1090-5. Epub 1900 01 01.

Extent and spectrum of the antimicrobial activity of clarithromycin.

Hardy DJ

The Pediatric infectious disease journal.. 1993 December 12 (12 Suppl 3):S99-105. Epub 1900 01 01.

Neonatal Trichosporon beigelii infection: report of a cluster of cases in a neonatal intensive care unit.

Fisher DJ, Christy C, Spafford P, Maniscalco WM, Hardy DJ, Graman PS

The Pediatric infectious disease journal.. 1993 February 12 (2):149-55. Epub 1900 01 01.

Time to detection of positive BacT/Alert blood cultures and lack of need for routine subculture of 5- to 7-day negative cultures.

Hardy DJ, Hulbert BB, Migneault PC

Journal of clinical microbiology.. 1992 October 30 (10):2743-5. Epub 1900 01 01.

Total parenteral nutrition-induced changes in gut mucosal function: atrophy alone is not the issue.

Illig KA, Ryan CK, Hardy DJ, Rhodes J, Locke W, Sax HC

Surgery.. 1992 October 112 (4):631-7. Epub 1900 01 01.

Error rates in cefoperazone and cefoperazone-sulbactam disk tests with Enterobacteriaceae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

Hardy DJ, Barry AL, Fuchs PC, Gerlach EH, McLaughlin JC, Pfaller MA

European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases : official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology.. 1992 October 11 (10):926-30. Epub 1900 01 01.

Clarithromycin, a unique macrolide. A pharmacokinetic, microbiological, and clinical overview.

Hardy DJ, Guay DR, Jones RN

Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease.. 1992 January 15 (1):39-53. Epub 1900 01 01.

Activity of temafloxacin and other fluoroquinolones against typical and atypical community-acquired respiratory tract pathogens.

Hardy DJ

The American journal of medicine.. 1991 December 3091 (6A):12S-14S. Epub 1900 01 01.

In vitro activity of temafloxacin against gram-negative bacteria: an overview.

Hardy DJ

The American journal of medicine.. 1991 December 3091 (6A):19S-23S. Epub 1900 01 01.