Josip Vukina, MD, MPH

PGY3 Resident

Josip was born in Zagreb, Croatia and moved to the United States at the age of three years old. He completed undergraduate, medical school, and a Masters degree in public health at the University of North Carolina. Fluent in Croatian and Spanish, he enjoys playing soccer, guitar, traveling, and cooking in his spare time.

Education

MD Degree: University of North Carolina School of Medicine
MPH Degree: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Honors

John B. Graham Medical Student Research Travel Award, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008

Presentations

Josip Vukina, John Patrick Selph, Gordon L. Fifer, and Michael E. Woods. Robotic-Assisted Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection. Meeting of the American College of Surgeons. Video Presentation. October 2014.

Josip Vukina, Maxim McKibben, J. Abram McBride, Jonathan Matthews, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith. Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE Among Radical Prostatectomy Patients for Prostate Cancer. Meeting of the American College of Surgeons. Podium Presentation. October 2014.

Josip Vukina, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Jonathan Matthews, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith. Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE Among Patients Undergoing Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. Meeting of the American Urologic Association. Poster Presentation. May 2014.

Josip Vukina, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Jonathan Matthews, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith. Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE Among Patients Undergoing Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. Meeting of the Southeast Section of the American Urologic Association. Podium Presentation. March 2014.

Josip Vukina, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Jonathan Matthews, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith. Longer Operative Times Predict Increased Length of Stay Following Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer. Meeting of the Southeast Section of the American Urologic Association. Podium Presentation. March 2014.

Josip Vukina, Amanda Pruthi, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Jonathan Matthews, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith. Readability of Online Urologic Oncology Patient Education Materials. Meeting of the Southeast Section of the American Urologic Association. Poster Presentation. March 2014.

Josip Vukina, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Jonathan Matthews,  Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen,  Angela Smith. Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE Among Patients Undergoing Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. Poster Presentation. Meeting of the American Urological Association, Orlando, FL, May 2014.

Josip Vukina, Abram McBride, Max McKibben, Jonathan Matthews, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith. Longer Operative Times Predict Length of Stay Following Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer. Podium Presentation. Meeting of the Southeast Section of the American Urological Association, Hollywood, FL, March 2014.

Josip Vukina, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Jonathan Matthews,  Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen,  Angela Smith. Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE Among Patients Undergoing Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. Podium Presentation. Meeting of the Southeast Section of the American Urological Association, Hollywood, FL, March 2014.

Josip Vukina, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Jonathan Matthews, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith. Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE Among Patients Undergoing Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer.  Society of Urologic Oncology Meeting. Poster Presentation. December 2013.

Josip Vukina, Amanda Pruthi, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Jonathan Matthews, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith. Readability of Online Urologic Oncology Patient Education Materials. Society of Urologic Oncology Meeting. Poster Presentation. December 2013.

Josip Vukina, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Jonathan Matthews,  Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen,  Angela Smith. Identifying Incidence and Risk Factors for VTE Among Patients Undergoing Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer.  Poster Presentation. Society of Urologic Oncology Meeting, Bethesda, MD, December 2013.

Amanda Pruthi, Josip Vukina, J. Abram McBride, Maxim McKibben, Mathew Raynor, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Eric Wallen, Angela Smith. Readability of Online Urologic Oncology Patient Education Materials. Poster Presentation. Society of Urologic Oncology Meeting, Bethesda, MD, December 2013.

Josip Vukina. Effect of Universal Vaccination on Rotavirus Incidence in Leon, Nicaragua. Poster presentation. University of North Carolina School of Medicine Student Research Day, Chapel Hill, NC,  January 2008.