Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Kimberley Cao

Kimberley Cao, MD

Program Director, Pulmonary/Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine

Associate Professor, Pulmonary/Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine

Contact Info Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., MDC 19
Tampa FL 33612

Academic Email: kcao@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 974-3922

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Education

  • MD, Medicine, University of South Florida, 2006

Memberships

  • Florida Thoracic Society - Chapter of American Thoracic Society (Council of Chapter Representative, 2019 - Present)
  • Association of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Program Directors (., 2015 - Present)
  • Southeast Thoracic Associaiton (., 2011 - Present)
  • American College of Chest Physicians (., 2009 - Present)
  • American Thoracic Society (., 2009 - Present)
  • Florida Society of Critical Care Medicine (.President 2015, 2009 - 2010)

Recent Publications

  • • Qureshi MR and Cao . Vaping Associated Lung Injury “A 2019 Surge.” Am J Respir Crit Care Medicine. , 2020.
  • Sabino G and Cao . Blast from the Past: Concern for a Delayed Presentation of Bleomycin Induced Pulmonary Toxicity Am J Respir Crit Care Medicine. , 2020.
  • Todd A and Cao . . Back to Basics: Medication Reconciliation in Idiopathic Pulmonary Hemosiderosis Am J Respir Crit Care Medicine. , 2020.
  • Eisner AE, Sandhu K, Cao K. Rare association: sporadic lymphangioleiomyomatosis and Pi-SZ alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency. BMJ case reports. 13(4) , 2020. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32241758
  • Todd A Cao K, . A Rare Case of Scurvy Presenting as Bilateral Hemorrhagic Pleural Effusions Am J Respir Crit Care Medicine. , 2020.
  • Shuey B Cao . Watching Grass Grow: Case Series on Insidious Pulmonary Nodules CHEST. , 2019.
  • Kanagarajah Prashanth Cao Kimberley Chen Lugen Rumbak Mark, . Malignant Multiple Myeloma of the Pleura. J Bronchology Interv Pulmono. , 2018.
  • Asaad A, Cao K, Rumbak M. Should hut lung be called domestically acquired particulate lung disease or domestically acquired pneumoconiosis? Respiratory medicine case reports. 23: 74-76, 2018. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29487788
  • Wilson M Cao . Minimally Invasive Precision Lung Biopsies: Cryobiopsy Coupled With ElectroMagnetic Navigational Bronchoscopy Am J Respir Crit Care Medicine. , 2018.
  • Restrepo R Alvarez M Schwartz S Cao K Sriaroon C Calero K Clum S Rumbak M, . Comparison of Cardiac Output by Fick formula vs Thermodilution, Following Vasodilator Challenge in Pulmonary Hypertension Pulm Crit Care Med. 2(3) : 3-4, 2017.
  • Kellee Oller, Kimberley Cao, Jim Parkerson, Jose Lezama. Stop, You're Making Me Blush The American Journal of Medicine. 124(4) : 301-302, 2011.
  • • Do N Rumbak M Cao K, . . European Congress for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonary. , 2010.

Positions Held

  • Assoc Pgm Dir., Pulmonary/Critical Care Med (Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida 2012 - 2016)
  • Fellow, Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine (Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida 2009 - 2012)
  • Resident (Internal Medicine, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida 2006 - 2009)

Awards/Honors

  • Outstanding Educator Award (Internal Medicine - 2017)
  • Honors (Barnes Benhnke Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society - 2006)
  • xx (Alpha Epsilon Delta, Premedical Honor Society - 2003)
  • xx (Golden Key Honor Society - 2003)