J. Abram McBride, MD

PGY3 Resident

Abram was born in Richmond, VA, but grew up in Forest, Virginia near the Blue Ridge Mountains.  After high school, he served several years in the Virginia Army National Guard during which time he was sent overseas twice as part of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.  In between these tours, he earned a degree in Biology at the University of Virginia.  He later continued his education and obtained a M.D. degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, VA.  Upon completion, he was accepted for surgical internship at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, NC.  There he continued with specialty residency training in Urology.  He enjoys spending time with his wife and dog, hiking outside and traveling.

Education

MD Degree: Eastern Virginia Medical School

Honors

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2012
Gold Humanism Honor Society, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2012
Robert Campe Goodman and Augusta S. Goodman Award, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2012

Presentations

McBride JA, Vukina J, McKibben MJ, Matthews J, Pruthi R, Raynor M, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M,  Smith A.  Predictors of 30-day Readmission following Partial and Radical Nephrectomy for Kidney Cancer. Podium:  American Urologic Association National Meeting, 2014.

McBride JA, McKibben MJ, Vukina J, Fifer GL, Nielsen M, Woods M, Wallen E, Raynor M. Renal Function Outcomes After Robotic Partial Nephrectomy with at least 6 Month Follow-up: Analysis of Predictive Factors. Poster:  Southeast Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting 2014.

McBride JA, Selph PS, Fifer GL, Raynor MC. Early Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Repair of Ureterovaginal Fistula after Gynecologic Surgery. Video: American College of Surgeons Annual Clinical Congress 2014.

Pruthi A, Vukina J, McBride JA, McKibben MJ, Raynor M, Woods M, Nielsen M, Wallen E, Smith A.  Readability of Online Urologic Oncology Patient Education Materials. Poster:  Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, 2013. Poster:  Southeast Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting 2014.

McKibben MJ, Vukina J, McBride JA, Matthews J, Pruthi R, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M, Smith A.  Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE among Radical Prostatectomy Patients for Prostate Cancer. Poster:  Southeast Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting 2014.

McKibben MJ, Vukina J, McBride JA, Matthews J, Pruthi R, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M, Smith A.  Predictors of 30-day Readmissions following Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. Poster:  Southeast Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting 2014.

McKibben MJ, Vukina J, McBride JA, Matthews J, Pruthi R, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M, Smith A.  Sarcopenia as a Predictor for Complications and Survival Following Radical Cystectomy among Women. Poster:  Southeast Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting 2014

McBride JA, McKibben MJ, Vukina J, Matthews J, Pruthi R, Raynor M, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M,  Smith A.  Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE among Partial and Radical Nephrectomy Patients. Podium: American College of Surgeons Annual Clinical Congress, 2014 Poster:  Southeast Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting 2014. Poster:  Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, 2013. 

McBride JA, McKibben MJ, Vukina J, Matthews J, Pruthi R, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M, Smith A.  Longer Operative Times Predict Increased Length of Stay Following Cystectomy. Podium: Southeast Section American Urologic Association Annual Meeting 2014. Poster: Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, 2013. 

Vukina J, McBride JA, McKibben MJ, Matthews J, Pruthi R, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M, Smith A.  Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE among Cystectomy Patients for Bladder Cancer. Poster:  Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, 2013.

Peer-Reviewed Publications

McBride JA, Carson CC, Coward RM. Diagnosis and management of testosterone deficiency. Asian J Androl 2015;17:177-86

Coward RM, McBride JA.  Controversies in Testosterone Replacement Therapy: Diagnosis and Management of Testosterone Deficiency.  Asian J Androl 2014. (in press)