Cathleen McCabe, M.D. – Curriculum Vitae

The Eye Associates
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Education
Residency - Ophthalmology
The Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine
Miami, Florida

Internship
St. Luke’s Medical Center
Milwaukee, WI

Doctorate of Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Undergraduate
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Florida Institute of Technology; Magna Cum Laude, BS Marine Biology
Melbourne, FL

Honors & Awards
. Named a LASERVISION Top 100 Surgeon
. Named on the PS250 Premier Surgeon List of Innovators in Cataract Surgery
. Lifelong Education for the Ophthalmologist Continuing Education Recognition Award
. Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology
. Physician's Recognition Award
. Frankow Award for Outstanding Scholarship Achievement
. AMWA Scholarship Achievement Citation
. Armand J. Quick Award in Biochemistry
. Hiram Benjamin Award in Anatomy
. American Cancer Society Fellowship
. National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship Honorable Mention
. First place, student presentation, FL Society for Electron Microscopy
. Association of University Women's Award for Academic Excellence
. Explorer Club Award for Best Undergraduate/Graduate Presentation
. Faculty Research Award, Department of Biological Sciences, FIT
. Blue Key Honor Society
. Distinguished Scholar at FIT
. Outstanding Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior in Biology


Professional Experience
. Cataract and LASIK Surgeon, October 2010-Present
    The Eye Associates
    Bradenton FL
. Cataract and LASIK Surgeon, August 2000-January 2011
    Midwest Eye Consultants
    Fort Wayne, IN
. Senior Research Technologist, November 1990-June 1995
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Pediatrics, MACC Fund
    Milwaukee, WI
. Biological Scientist II, June 1998-November 1990
    OPS, Florida Department of Natural Resources
. Research Assistant, August 1984-January 1990
    University of Florida, Department of Zoology
    Gainesville, FL
. Teaching Assistant, August 1988-August 1989
    University of Florida, Department of Zoology
    Gainesville, FL

Certifications & Licensure
. Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology
. Diplomate of USMLE Steps 1,2 & 3
. Florida Medical License
. Indiana Medical License

Professional Associations
. American Medical Association
. American Academy of Ophthalmology
. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
. American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
. Society for Excellence in Eyecare
. Manatee County Medical Society
. Sarasota County Medical Society

Hospital & Surgery Center Affiliations
. The Eye Associates' Surgery Center, Bradenton, FL

Publications
Book Chapters
. McCabe CM: Choroiditis. IN: Ophthalmology Review: A Case Study Approach (K Singh, WE Smiddy, and AG Lee, eds.), Thieme, 2002.
. Wirostko WJ, Mieler WF, and McCabe CM: Intraocular foreign bodies. IN: Vitreoretinal Surgical Techniques (GA Peyman, S Meffert, MD Conway, and F Chou, eds.), Martin Dunitz, London, 2001.
. Wirostko WJ, Mieler WF, McCabe CM and Dieckert P: Intraocular foreign bodies. IN: Principles and Practice of Ophthalmology, 2nd Edition (DM Albert and FA Jacobiec, eds.), WB Saunders Company, Philadelphia, 2000.
. McCabe CM, Mieler WF, and Postel EA: Surgical management of intraocular foreign bodies. IN: Vitreoretinal Surgery of the Injured Eye (DV Alfaro III and P Liggett, eds.), Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, 1999.
. Truitt RL, Johnson BD, McCabe CM, and Weiler MB: Graft-vs-leukemia. IN: Graft-Versus-Host Disease, Second Edition (S Burakoff and JLM Ferrara, eds.), Marcel-Dekker, NY, October 1995.
Peer-reviewed Articles
. Scott IU, McCabe CM, Murray TG, Rosa RH Jr, Toledano S, Markoe, AM. Eyelid and scleral necrosis following bare iridium-192 seed for retinoblastoma. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 34:324-6, 2003.
. Scott IU, McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr., Lemus DR, Schiffman JC, Reynolds DS, Pereira MB, Belfort A, Gayer S. Local anesthesia with intravenous sedation for repair of selected open-globe injuries. Am J Ophthalmol 134:707-711, 2002.
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr., Shields CL, Shields JA, Regillo CD, McDonald HR, Berrocal MH, Gass JD, Mieler WF. Juxtapapillary capillary hemangiomas. Clinical features and visual acuity outcomes. Ophthalmology 107:2240-2248, 2000.
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr., McLean WC, Brod RD, McDonald HR, Johnson MW, Williams GA, Mieler WF. Non-surgical management of macular hemorrhage secondary to retinal artery macroaneurysms. Arch Ophthalmol 118:780-785, 2000.
. Roth DB, McCabe CM, and Davis JL: HIV-related occlusive vasculitis. Arch Ophthalmol 117:696-698, 1999.
. Murray TG, Cicciarelli N, McCabe CM, Ksander B, Feuer W, Schiffman MS, Mieler WF, and O'Brian JM: In vitro efficacy of carboplatin and hyperthermia in a murine retinoblastoma cell line. Invest Ophthal Vis Sci 38:2516-2522, 1997.
. McCabe CM, Mieler WF, and Postel EA: Idiopathic sclerochoroidal calcification in a 41-year-old female. Arch Ophthalmol 115:1082-1083, 1997.
. McCabe CM and Mieler WF: Six-year follow-up of an idiopathic retinal vasoproliferative tumor. Arch Ophthalmol 114:617, 1996.
. Johnson BD, McCabe C, Hanke CA, and Truitt RL: Use of anti-CD3 epsilon F(ab')2 fragments in vivo to modulate graft-vs-host disease without loss of graft-vs-leukemia reactivity in MHC-matched bone marrow transplantation. J Immunol 154(10):5542-54, 1995.
Published Abstracts
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr., Reynolds DS, and Gayer S. Repair of open-globe injuries using local anesthesia in selected patients. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41 (Suppl): S350, 2000.
. Flynn HW, Jr Eifrig CW, and McCabe CM: Survey of nosocomial acute-onset postoperative endophthalmitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41 (Suppl): S353, 2000.
. McCabe CM, Berrocal MH, Gass JD, Flynn HW, Jr., and McDonald HR: Peripapillary capillary angiomas: visual acuity on long-term follow-up. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 40 (Suppl): S766, 1999.
. Eifrig CW, McCabe CM, and Flynn HW, Jr: Survey of nosocomial acute-onset postoperative endophthalmitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 40 (Suppl): S117, 1999.
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr., and The Macroaneurysm Study Group: Non-surgical management of submacular hemorrhage secondary to retinal artery macroaneurysms. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 39 (Suppl): S654, 1998.
. McCabe CM, Mieler WF, Han DP, Pulido JS, and Connor TB: Retinal detachment after macular hole surgery. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 38 (Suppl): S737, 1997.
. McCabe C, Murray TG, Cicciarelli N, Hernandez E, Windle J, Smith B, Schoenike S, Ksander B and O'Brien J: In vitro efficacy of focal etoposide, vincristine, or cyclophosphamide in murine retinoblastoma. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 37 (Suppl): S247, 1996.
. Cicciarelli N, Murray TG, Smith B, Hernandez E, McCabe C, Schoenike S, Windle J, Ksander B and O'Brien J: Murine transgenic retinoblastoma: tumor control as a function of total dose and cycle number for locally delivered carboplatin. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 37(Suppl): S1132, 1996.
. Truitt RL, Jackson M, Hanke C, McCabe C, and Johnson B: GVL and GVH effector mechanisms: regulation and manipulation. Proceedings 1st Annual Meeting American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation 40, 1995.
. Truitt RL, Johnson BD, and McCabe CM: Effect of anti-CD3 F(ab')2 MoAb on GVH and GVL reactivity when given in vivo after MHC-matched BMT. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 18B:78, 1994.
. Truitt RL, Johnson BD, Eisenberg N, and McCabe CM: Use of T-cell specific MoAbs to manipulate GVH and GVL reactions after BMT in mice. Journal of Immunotherapy 14(4):369, 1994.
. Truitt RL, McCabe CM, Weiler MB, and Johnson BD: Contribution of CD4, CD8, and NK-1.1 cells to GVL and GVH reactions after allogeneic BMT. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 17D:133, 1993.

Presentations
Oral Presentations
. Invited panel participant, Alcon: Live Surgery: Advancements in Surgical Techniques and Technologies. American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chicago, IL - November 10, 2012.
. Invited lecturer: The Eye. University of St. Francis, Fort Wayne, IN, August 7, 2010.
. Invited panel participant, The Academy Café: The Business of Premium IOLs. American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, October, 2009.
. Numerous OD CME presentations 2000 to present, Indiana and Ohio.
. McCabe CM: Giant cell arteritis, overview and case studies. Invited lecturer, Indiana Optometric Society 2002 Ocular Pharmacology Seminar, Carmel, IN, February 2002.
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr., Shields CL, Mieler WF, and McDonald HR: Peripapillary capillary angiomas: clinical features and visual acuity outcomes. American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, October 1999.
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr, Gass JD, Mieler WF, and Shields CA: Peripapillary capillary angiomas: clinical features and visual acuity outcomes. Bascom Palmer Eye Institute 35th Annual Residents' Days, Coral Gables, FL, June 1999.
. McCabe CM and Flynn HW, Jr.: Submacular hemorrhage. Invited lecturer, Indiana Optometric Society Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, June 1999.
. McCabe CM, Berrocal MH, Gass JD, Flynn HW, Jr., and McDonald HR: Peripapillary capillary angiomas: visual acuity on long-term follow-up. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 1999.
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr.: Nonsurgical management of submacular hemorrhage secondary to retinal artery macroaneurysms. American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, November 1998.
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr., McDonald HR, and Brod RD: Non-surgical management of submacular hemorrhage secondary to retinal artery macroaneurysms. The Retina Society 31st Annual Scientific Meeting, Washington, DC, September 1998.
. McCabe CM, and Flynn HW, Jr.: Non-surgical management of submacular hemorrhage secondary to retinal artery macroaneurysms. Bascom Palmer Eye Institute 34th Annual Residents' Days, Coral Gables, FL, June 1998.
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr., and The Macroaneurysm Study Group: Non-surgical management of submacular hemorrhage secondary to retinal artery macroaneurysms. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 1998.
. McCabe CM, Mieler WF, Han DP, Pulido JS, and Connor TB: Retinal detachment after macular hole surgery. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 1997.
. McCabe CM and Mieler WF: Idiopathic Vasoproliferative Tumor: Case presentation. Seventh Annual Midwest Flourescein Conference, Lake Geneva, WI, August 1995.
Poster Presentations
. McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Jr., Reynolds DS, and Gayer S. Repair of open-globe injuries using local anesthesia in selected patients. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 2000.
. Eifrig C, McCabe CM, and Flynn HW, Jr.: Survey of Nosocomial Acute-onset Postoperative Endophthalmitis. The Vitreous Society Annual Meeting, Rome, Italy, September 1999.
. McCabe C, Murray TG, Cicciarelli N, Hernandez E, Windle J, Smith B, Schoenike S, Ksander B and O'Brien J: In vitro efficacy of focal etoposide, vincristine, or cyclophosphamide in murine retinoblastoma. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 1996.
. McCabe CM and Truitt RL: Manipulation of CD4 T-cell subsets to avoid GVH disease without loss of antileukemic reactivity. Midwest Autumn Immunology Conference, Chicago, IL, November 1993.

Volunteer Service
. Chairperson, Visionwalk fundraising event for Foundation Fighting Blindness Fort Wayne, IN chapter
. Volunteer Northeast Indiana Radio Reading Service
. Volunteer Matthew 25 clinic, Fort Wayne, IN
. Mission trip to St. Vincent, Grenadines, November 2003 & May 2010
. Mission trip to Paraguay, November 2002
. Mission trip to Honduras, January 2002
. Mission trip to Guatemala, May 2001
. Mission trip to Santa Cruz, Bolivia, February, 2000
. Mission trip to the La Romana, Dominican Republic, February, 1999
. Mission trip to San Pedro Columbia, Belize, March 1997
. Member, Alumni Association Board of Directors, Florida Institute of Technology, 1997-1999
. Applicant-Host Program Co-Director, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1995-1996
. Volunteer, Isaac Coggs Clinic
. Volunteer, MCW CARES-AIDS Project

Languages
. English
. Conversational/Medical Spanish



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