Cara M. Gatto-Weis, M.D.

Cara M. Gatto-Weiss, MD

Associate Professor
Chief of Anatomic Pathology

University of Toledo, College of Medicine
Health Science Campus
Department of Pathology, MS 1068
3000 Arlington Avenue
Toledo, Ohio 43614-2598
Phone: (419) 383-5232
Fax: (419) 383-6183

Medical Education and Training:

   M.D. UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ
   Resident in Pathology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
   Postdoctoral Fellow in Surgical Pathology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
   Postdoctoral Fellow in Cytopathology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification:

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology
American Board of Pathology, Clinical Pathology
American Board of Pathology, Cytopathology

Primary Clinical and Educational Responsibility:

 General Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology
Teaching - residents, student fellows, medical students

Professional Societies:

College of American Pathologists
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
American Society of Cytopathology
Ohio Society of Pathologists

Recent publications:
Fedorova LV; Sodhi K; Gatto-Weis C; Puri N; Hinds TD Jr; Shapiro JI; Malhotra D.  Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor delta agonist, HPP593, prevents renal necrosis under chronic ischemia.  PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource]. 8(5):e64436, 2013.
  Fedorova L; Gatto-Weis C; Smaili S; Khurshid N; Shapiro JI; Malhotra D; Horrigan T.  Down-regulation of the transcription factor snail in the placentas of patients with preeclampsia and in a rat model of preeclampsia.  Reproductive Biology & Endocrinology. 10:15, 2012.
   Egwuonwu, S., Gatto-Weis, C., Miranda, R., and De Las Casas, L. Gastrointestinal Kaposi Sarcoma with Appendiceal Involvement.  Southern Medical Journal 104(4): 278-281, 2011.  PMID: 21606698
   Lee, S.J., Heinrich, G., Fedorova, L., Al-Share, Q.Y., Ledford, K.J., Fernstrom, M.A., Schroeder-Gloeckler, J.M., McInerney, M.F., Erickson, S.K., Gatto-Weis, C., and Najjar, S.M. Development of Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis in insulin resistant L-SACC1 mice. Gastroenterology, 135: 2084–2095, 2008.  PMID: 18848945
   Burke, A.P., Gatto-Weis, C., Griego, J.E., Ellington, K.S. and Virmani, R.   Adult Cellular Rhabdomyoma of the Heart:   A Report of 3 Cases.   Human Pathology 33: 1092-1097, 2002.  PMID: 12454813
   Gatto-Weis, C. , Topolsky, D., Sloane, B., Hou, J.S., Qu, H. and Fyfe, B.S.   Ulcerative Balanoposthitis of the Foreskin as a Manifestation of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Urology 56: 669i-669iii, 2000. PMID: 11018630

Last Updated: 6/27/22