Katherine P Cabral, Pharm.D., BCPS, CACP



Cardiology Specialty Residency, Boston Medical Center, Boston MA
Pharmacy Practice Residency, Boston Medical Center, Boston MA
Pharm.D., Northeastern University, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Boston MA

Courses Taught at ACPHS

Integrated Problem Solving (IPS) Workshop 5
Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience - Inpatient cardiology
PTPM Cardiovascular module

Research Interests

Novel anticoagulants
Prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism disease
Heparin induced thrombocytopenia
Acute coronary syndromes pharmacotherapy
Antithrombotic reversal

Selected Publications

Cabral KP, Ansell JA. Oral Direct Factor Xa Inhibitors for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation. Nat Rev Cardiol 2012; advance online publication 2.28.12; doi:10.1038/nrcardio.2012.19.

Runyan CL, Cabral KP, Riker RR, et al. “Bivalirudin Doses Correlate with Creatinine Clearance During Treatment of Heparin- Induced Thrombocytopenia: A Retrospective Chart Review.” Pharmacotherapy 2011: Pharmacotherapy 2011;31(9):850-856. 

Cabral KP, Ansell JA, Hylek EM. “Future Directions of Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: The Potential Impact of Novel Anticoagulants.” J Thromb Haemost 2011; 9 (3): 441-449. 

Rolfe S, Papadopoulos S, Cabral KP. “Controversies of Anticoagulation Reversal in Life Threatening Bleeds.” J Pharm Pract 2010; 23: 217-225. 

Phillips KW, Ansell JA. “The Clinical Implications of New Oral Anticoagulants: Will the Potential Advantages be Achieved?” Thromb Haemost 2010;103:34-39. Cabral, KP. "How to meet national quality initiatives: best practices.” J Thromb Thrombolysis2009; 29(2): 105. 

Phillips KW, Dobesh PP, Haines ST. “Considerations in Using Anticoagulant Therapy in Special Patient Populations” AJHP 2008; 65 (suppl 7):S13-21. 

Phillips KW, Merli G.  “Chapter 10: Developing an Inpatient Anticoagulation Service”Managing Oral Anticoagulation Therapy: Clinical and Operational Guidelines. 3rdedition. Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.: 2009.

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice