Dawn J. Caster, M.D.

Dawn J. Caster, M.D.

Dawn J. Caster, M.D.

Dawn J. Caster, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 690
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-5757 - Academic Office
502-588-4710 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Lupus Nephritis; Glomerular Diseases

 

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Nephrology

 

Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Louisville
  • Residency: University of Louisville Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville

 

Featured Publications

  • Korte EA, Caster DJ, Barati MT, Tan M, Zheng S, Berthier CC, Brosius FC 3rd, Vieyra MB, Sheehan RM, Kosiewicz M, Wysoczynski M, Gaffney PM, Salant DJ, McLeish KR, Powell DW. ABIN1 Determines Severity of Glomerulonephritis via Activation of Intrinsic Glomerular Inflammation. Am J Pathol. 2017 Dec;187(12):2799-2810. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2017.08.018. Epub 2017 Sep 19. PubMed PMID: 28935578; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5718094.
  • Caster DJ, Powell DW, Miralda I, Ward RA, McLeish KR. Re-Examining Neutrophil Participation in GN. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Aug;28(8):2275-2289. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2016121271. Epub 2017 Jun 15. Review. Erratum in: J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Oct;28(10 ):3129. PubMed PMID: 28620081; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5533240.
  • Hobeika L, Barati MT, Caster DJ, McLeish KR, Merchant ML. Characterization of glomerular extracellular matrix by proteomic analysis of laser-captured microdissected glomeruli. Kidney Int. 2017 Feb;91(2):501-511. doi: 10.1016/j.kint.2016.09.044. Epub 2016 Dec 15. PubMed PMID: 27988214; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5237413.
  • Caster DJ, Hobeika L, Klein JB, Powell DW, McLeish KR. Changing the concepts of immune-mediated glomerular diseases through proteomics. Proteomics Clin Appl. 2015 Dec;9(11-12):967-71. doi: 10.1002/prca.201400159. Epub 2015 Jun 17. Review. PubMed PMID: 25907758; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4618780.
  • Caster DJ, Korte EA, Merchant ML, Klein JB, Wilkey DW, Rovin BH, Birmingham DJ, Harley JB, Cobb BL, Namjou B, McLeish KR, Powell DW. Autoantibodies targeting glomerular annexin A2 identify patients with proliferative lupus nephritis. Proteomics Clin Appl. 2015 Dec;9(11-12):1012-20. doi: 10.1002/prca.201400175. Epub 2015 Jun 12. PubMed PMID: 25824007; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4690797.
  • Caster DJ, Summersgill JT, Paueksakon P, Massung RF, Shieh WJ, McLeish KR. Mixed cryoglobulinemia and secondary membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis associated with ehrlichiosis. CEN Case Rep. 2014 Nov;3(2):178-182. doi: 10.1007/s13730-014-0113-6. Epub 2014 Mar 8. PubMed PMID: 28509195; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5413663.
  • Caster DJ, Korte EA, Nanda SK, McLeish KR, Oliver RK, G'sell RT, Sheehan RM, Freeman DW, Coventry SC, Kelly JA, Guthridge JM, James JA, Sivils KL, Alarcon-Riquelme ME, Scofield RH, Adrianto I, Gaffney PM, Stevens AM, Freedman BI, Langefeld CD, Tsao BP, Pons-Estel BA, Jacob CO, Kamen DL, Gilkeson GS, Brown EE, Alarcon GS, Edberg JC, Kimberly RP, Martin J, Merrill JT, Harley JB, Kaufman KM, Reveille JD, Anaya JM, Criswell LA, Vila LM, Petri M, Ramsey-Goldman R, Bae SC, Boackle SA, Vyse TJ, Niewold TB, Cohen P, Powell DW. ABIN1 dysfunction as a genetic basis for lupus nephritis. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Nov;24(11):1743-54. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2013020148. Epub 2013 Aug 22. PubMed PMID: 23970121; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3810087.