Megan Elizabeth McCabe MD, FAAP

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Critical Care); Director, Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship Program; Assistant Program Director, Pediatric Residency Program; Director, Resident Education in Critical Care Medicine

Research Interests

Pediatric palliative and end-of-life care; Medical education; Physician-patient communication


Research Summary


Megan McCabe, M.D., has primary academic interests in the areas of medical education and physician-patient communication. She is currently director of the pediatric critical care fellowship program and assistant director of the pediatric residency program as well as a member of the pediatric ethics committee. Her clinical interests include extra-corporeal support and pediatric palliative and end-of-life care.


Selected Publications

  • Polikoff LA, McCabe ME. End-of-life care in the pediatric ICU. Curr Opin Pediat.. 25(3)285-289, June 2013.
  • McCabe ME, Hunt EA, Serwint JR (Apr 2008) Pediatric residents' clinical and educational experiences with end-of-life care., Pediatrics, 121(4)e731-7
  • McCabe ME, Hunt EA, Education and Experience of Pediatric Residents with Discussing Limitation or Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapy, PAS 2007, Pediatric Academic Societies
  • McCabe ME, Hunt EA, Serwint JR (2006) Current Experiences of Pediatric Residents with End-of-Life Care, PAS 2006, Pediatric Academic Societies

Edit Profile