EDUCATION

Medical School

  • Yale University School of Medicine , New Haven , CT

Internship

  • New York University , New York , NY

Graduate Degree

  • Columbia University – New York Presbyterian , New York , NY

Fellowship

  • Boston Children's Hospital , Boston , MA

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Dr. Whitman serves as an expert for the Department of Ophthalmology for Boston Children's Hospital Precision Medicine Service. For more information about the Precision Medicine Service please visit bostonchildrens.org/precisionmed.

 

This clinician offers Virtual Visits (video consultation)s for follow-up care in clinically-appropriate cases.

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Whitman MC, Engle EC. Ocular congenital cranial dysinnervation disorders (CCDDs): insights into axon growth and guidance. Hum Mol Genet. 2017 08 01; 26(R1):R37-R44. View abstract
  2. Michalak SM, Whitman MC, Park JG, Tischfield MA, Nguyen EH, Engle EC. Ocular Motor Nerve Development in the Presence and Absence of Extraocular Muscle. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2017 04 01; 58(4):2388-2396. View abstract
  3. Whitman MC, MacNeill K, Hunter DG. Reply. Ophthalmology. 2017 01; 124(1):e11. View abstract
  4. Whitman MC, MacNeill K, Hunter DG. Bifocals Fail to Improve Stereopsis Outcomes in High AC/A Accommodative Esotropia. Ophthalmology. 2016 Apr; 123(4):690-6. View abstract
  5. Whitman MC, Andrews C, Chan WM, Tischfield MA, Stasheff SF, Brancati F, Ortiz-Gonzalez X, Nuovo S, Garaci F, MacKinnon SE, Hunter DG, Grant PE, Engle EC. Two unique TUBB3 mutations cause both CFEOM3 and malformations of cortical development. Am J Med Genet A. 2016 Feb; 170A(2):297-305. View abstract
  6. Whitman MC, Vanderveen DK. Complications of pediatric cataract surgery. Semin Ophthalmol. 2014 Sep-Nov; 29(5-6):414-20. View abstract
  7. Gelman R, Whitman MC, Horowitz J. Retinal vasculature remodeling in a case of systemic lupus erythematosus vaso-occlusive retinopathy. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2014; 8(1):77-82. View abstract
  8. Whitman MC, Kazim M. Dent in the forehead: a rare manifestation of metastatic cancer. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 Oct; 130(10):1349-51. View abstract
  9. Whitman MC, Walker DM. A case of lower extremity venous thrombosis in the pediatric emergency department: associations with May-Thurner syndrome and isotretinoin use. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Feb; 27(2):125-8. View abstract
  10. Nihalani BR, Whitman MC, Salgado CM, Loudon SE, Hunter DG. Short tag noose technique for optional and late suture adjustment in strabismus surgery. Arch Ophthalmol. 2009 Dec; 127(12):1584-90. View abstract
  11. Whitman MC, Fan W, Rela L, Rodriguez-Gil DJ, Greer CA. Blood vessels form a migratory scaffold in the rostral migratory stream. J Comp Neurol. 2009 Sep 10; 516(2):94-104. View abstract
  12. Whitman MC, Greer CA. Adult neurogenesis and the olfactory system. Prog Neurobiol. 2009 Oct; 89(2):162-75. View abstract
  13. Maresh A, Rodriguez Gil D, Whitman MC, Greer CA. Principles of glomerular organization in the human olfactory bulb--implications for odor processing. PLoS One. 2008 Jul 09; 3(7):e2640. View abstract
  14. Lagace DC, Whitman MC, Noonan MA, Ables JL, DeCarolis NA, Arguello AA, Donovan MH, Fischer SJ, Farnbauch LA, Beech RD, DiLeone RJ, Greer CA, Mandyam CD, Eisch AJ. Dynamic contribution of nestin-expressing stem cells to adult neurogenesis. J Neurosci. 2007 Nov 14; 27(46):12623-9. View abstract
  15. Whitman MC, Greer CA. Synaptic integration of adult-generated olfactory bulb granule cells: basal axodendritic centrifugal input precedes apical dendrodendritic local circuits. J Neurosci. 2007 Sep 12; 27(37):9951-61. View abstract
  16. Whitman MC, Greer CA. Adult-generated neurons exhibit diverse developmental fates. Dev Neurobiol. 2007 Jul; 67(8):1079-93. View abstract
  17. Kolk SM, Whitman MC, Yun ME, Shete P, Donoghue MJ. A unique subpopulation of Tbr1-expressing deep layer neurons in the developing cerebral cortex. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2006 May-Jun; 32(1-2):200-14. View abstract
  18. Kolk SM, Whitman MC, Yun ME, Shete P, Donoghue MJ. A unique subpopulation of Tbr1-expressing deep layer neurons in the developing cerebral cortex. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2005 Dec; 30(4):538-51. View abstract
  19. Boyson JE, Erskine R, Whitman MC, Chiu M, Lau JM, Koopman LA, Valter MM, Angelisova P, Horejsi V, Strominger JL. Disulfide bond-mediated dimerization of HLA-G on the cell surface. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2002 Dec 10; 99(25):16180-5. View abstract
  20. Wang J, Whitman MC, Natarajan K, Tormo J, Mariuzza RA, Margulies DH. Binding of the natural killer cell inhibitory receptor Ly49A to its major histocompatibility complex class I ligand. Crucial contacts include both H-2Dd AND beta 2-microglobulin. J Biol Chem. 2002 Jan 11; 277(2):1433-42. View abstract