Dr Cabana graduated medicine from the University of Sherbrooke in 1978 , and McGill University in Obstetrics gynecology in 1981. She settled in Lasalle and Châteauguay after her graduation. She contributed to the concept of the Birthing Pavilion at Anna Laberge Hospital. Dr. Cabana was the first Chair of the CMDP at Anna Laberge Hospital and the Head of the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics from 2009-2012. Together with Dr. Einagel they founded the Mercier Medical Clinic. She remains as director of the clinic after her retirement from gynecology and obstetrics in December 2019.