Resident Publications and Presentations

Peer-Reviewed Publications

2016

McKibben, MJ, Kirby EW, Langston J, Raynor MC, Nielsen ME, Smith AB, Wallen, EM, Woods, ME, Pruthi RS. Urology. 2016 Aug 1. Projecting the Urology Workforce Over the Next 20 Years. 2016.07.028

McBride, JA, Carson CC 3rd, Coward M. The Availability and Acquisition aof Illicit Anabolic Androgenic Steroids and Testosterone Preparations on the Internet. 2016 May 11

Lyons MD, Lentz AC, Coward RM. Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate (Vyvanse) for the Treatment of Neurogenic Anejaculation. 2016 Jul 11.
Lomboy JR, Coward RM. The Varicocele: Clinical Presentation, Evaluation, and Surgical Management. 2016 Sep;.

Macey MR, Raynor MC. Medical and Surgical Treatment Modalities for Lower Urinary Tracy Symptoms in the Male Patient Secondary to Benign Prostatic Hyperpalasia: A Review. 2016 Sep.

McBride JA, Coward RM. Recovery of spermatogenesis following testosterone replacement therapy of anabolic-androgenic steroid use. 2016 May-June.

2015

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

Malhotra I, McKibben MJ, Mungai P, et al. Effect of antenatal parasitic infections on anti-vaccine IgG levels in children: A prospective birth cohort study in KenyaPLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015;9(1)

McKibben MJ, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Getting Out - Closure, Prevention, and Management of Hernias. Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy: Beyond the Learning Curve. Elsevier 2015 (Submitted)

McKibben MJ, Ross SS, Borawski KM. UTI and Neurogenic Bladder. Urologic Clinics of North America. 2015 (in process)

Ferguson JE, McKibben MJ, Wallen EM, Rathmell WK, et al. Enrichment for driver mutations after treatment with pazopanib for clear cell renal cell carcinoma. 2015 (Submitted)

McKibben MJ, Woods ME. Preoperative imaging for staging bladder cancer.Current urology reports. 2015;16(4): 1-7.

2014

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

Langston JP, Kirby EW, Smith AB, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS. Economic Impact of Training and Career Decisions in Urologic Surgery.The Journal of Urology. March 2014. Epub ahead of print.

Townley-Tilson WH, Wu Y, Ferguson JE 3rd, Patterson C. The ubiquitin ligase ASB4 promotes trophoblast differentiation through the degradation of ID2. PLoS One. 2014 Feb 21; 9(2):e89451.

McKibben MJ, Smith AB. Evaluation and management of the geriatric urologic oncology patientCurrent Geriatrics Reports. 2014:1-9.

2013

Bluemn EG, Spencer ES, Mecham B, Gordon RR, Coleman I, Lewinshtein D, Mostaghel E, Zhang J, Grandori C, Porter CR, Nelson PS. PPP2R2C Loss Promotes Castration-Resistance and Is Associated with Increased Prostate Cancer-Specific Mortality. Molecular Cancer Research. 2013 Jun ; 11(6):568-78

Johnson, DC, Nielsen ME, Matthews J, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS, Milowski MI, Smith AB. Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Bladder Cancer Does Not Increase Risk of Perioperative MorbidityBJUI Int. Nov 26, 2013 [Epub ahead of print]

Achim Lusch, Michael A. Liss, Peter Greene, et al. Comparison of Optics and Performance of a Distal Sensor High Definition Cystoscope, a Distal Sensor Standard Definition Cystoscope, and a Fiberoptic CystoscopeUrology, December 2013 (Vol. 82, Issue 6, Pages 1226-1230

Spencer ES, Johnston RB, Gordon RR, Lucas JM, Ussakli CH, Hurtado-Coll A, Srivastava S, Nelson PS, Porter CR. Prognostic value of ERG oncoprotein in prostate cancer recurrence and cause-specific mortalityThe Prostate. 2013 Jan (Online Publication Ahead of Print).

Johnson DC, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Perioperative Chemotherapy: When to Use It, What to Use, and WhyUrol Clin North Am. 2013 May;40(2):183-95.

2012

Harper JD, Spencer ES, Porter MP, Gore JL. Adoption of laparoscopic radical nephrectomy in the state of Washington. Journal of Urology. 2012 Feb; 79(2):326-31.

2011

Hsi RS, Hotaling JM, Spencer ES, Bollyky PL, Walsh TJ. Isolated Infection of a Decommissioned Penile Prosthesis Reservoir with Actinomyces neuiiThe Journal of Sexual Medicine. 2011 Mar; 8(3):923–6.

Johnson DC, Castle E, Pruthi RS, Woods ME. Robotic intracorproeal urinary diversion: Ileal conduitJ Endourol. 2012 Dec;26(12):1566-9.

Patel T, Kirby W, Hruby G, Benson MC, McKiernan JM, Badani K. Heparin prophylaxis and the risk of venous thromboembolism after robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomyBJU Int. 2011 Sep;108(5):729-32.

2010

Johnson DC. Cancer control in Cuba: The national cancer control unit. Lancet Oncol. 2010 Nov;11(11):1024-5.

Smith A, Kurpad R, Lal A, Coward M, Nielsen M, Wallen E, and Pruthi RS. Cost analysis of robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy for the treatment of bladder cancerJournal of Urology. Feb 2010.

2009

Kurpad R, Kim WY, Rathmell K, Godley PA, Whang YE, Rosenman J, Smith L, Pettiford A, Schultz H, Wallen E, and Pruthi R. The impact of a multidisciplinary approach in the management of urologic malignancies: does it influence diagnostic and treatment decisions? Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations. 2009.

Pruthi RS, Belsante J, Kurpad R, Nielsen M, and Wallen EM. Robotic cystectomy and the internet: separating fact from fictionUrologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations. 2009. 

Nix J, Smith A, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Prospective, randomized controlled trial of robotic versus open radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: peri-operative and pathologic results. European Urology. 2009.

Ferguson JE 3rd, Carson CC. Phosphodiesterase Type 5 Inhibitors as a Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction: Current Information and New Horizons.Arab Journal of Urology. In press.

Manvar AM, Rathmell WK, Ferguson JE 3rd, Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Nolan N, Raynor MC. Carcinoma in a Cadaveric Transplant Kidney. Urology79(4) 758-760

Pi X, Wu Y, Ferguson JE 3rd, Portbury AL, Patterson C. 2009. SDF-1alpha stimulates JNK3 activity via eNOS-dependent nitrosylation of MKP7 to enhance endothelial migrationProc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 106(14):5675-80.

2008

Wu Y, Ferguson J. E. 3rd, Wang H, Kelley R, Ren R, McDonough H, Meeker J, Charles PC, Wang H, Patterson C. 2008. PRDM6 is enriched in vascular precursors during development and inhibits endothelial cell proliferation, survival, and differentiationJ Mol Cell Cardiol. 44:47-58.

Kirby, E. Will, Borawski, Kristy M., Smith, Angela B., Levels of Evidence and Clinical Guidelines —Considerations for the Practicing Urologist, Sexual Medicine Reviews; 1, 1, 2050-0521

Kirby EW, Verges D, Matthews J, Carson C, Coward RM. Low Testosterone has a similar prevalence among men with Sexual Dysfunction due to either Peyronie’s disease or Erectile Dysfunction and does not correlate with Peyronie’s disease severity, Journal of Sexual Medicine; In Publication

Kirby EW, Carson CC, Coward RM. Tramadol for the Management of Premature Ejaculation: A Timely Systematic Review, International Journal of Impotence Research; In Submission

Kirby EW, Udell I, Smith A, Pruthi R, Woods M, Myers E, Pignone MP, Nielsen ME. Surveillance Guidelines for Low Grade Non-Invasive Bladder Cancer: A Budget Impact Analysis, In Progress

2007

Barshes NR, Udell IW, Joyce DL, Southard RE, O'mahony CA, Goss JA. A Pooled Analysis of Posttransplant Survival Following Combined Heart-Liver TransplantationTransplantation. 2007 Jan; 15(83): 95-98. 

2006

Udell IW, Barshes NR, Finegold MJ, Lee TC, Scott JD, Carter B, Karpen S, Goss JA. Hepatitis C viral recurrence in a pediatric patient following liver transplantationPediatric Transplantation. 2006 Aug; 10(5): 617-22. 

Barshes NR, Udell IW, Lee TC, O'Mahony CA, Karpen SJ, Carter BA, Goss JA.The Natural History of hepatitis C virus in pediatric liver transplant recipients.Liver Transplantation. 2006 Jul; 12(7): 1119-1123.

Barshes NR, Lee TC, Udell IW, O'Mahoney CA, Karpen SJ, Carter BA, Goss JA.The Pediatric End-Stage Liver Disease (PELD) Model as a Predictor of Survival Benefit and Posttransplant Mortality in Pediatric Transplant Recipients. Liver Transplantation. 2006 Mar; 12(3): 475-480.

2005

Udell IW, Barshes NR, Voloyiannis T, Lee TC, Karpen SJ, Carter BA, Finegold M, O'Mahoney CA, Goss JA. Neonatal hemochromatosis; histological and radiographical signsLiver Transplantation. 2005 Aug; 11(8): 998-1000. Barshes NR, Lee TC,

Udell IW, O'Mahony CA, Carter BA, Karpen SJ, Goss JA. Adult Liver Transplant Candidate Attitudes Toward Split-Liver Transplantation are not an Obstacle to Graft SharingAmerican Journal of Transplantation. 2005 Aug; 5(8): 2047-2051.

 

Book Chapters

Ferguson JE 3rd, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Radical cystectomy: laparoscopic, open & partial. In Hitendra R. H. Patel ed, Pelvic Cancer Surgery: Modern Breakthroughs and future advances. Springer-Verlag New York. 2014 

Ferguson JE 3rd, Nielsen M, Pruthi R, Wallen EM. Racial disparities and the global picture. In Tewari A, ed., Prostate Cancer: a comprehensive perspective.New York: Springer 2013, Chapter 24. 301-310.

Johnson, DC, Pruthi, RS, Woods, ME. (2013) Perioperative Chemotherapy When to Use it, What to Use and Why. in S. S. Chang (Ed.). Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (pp. 183-195). Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Elsevier.

Raynor MC, Udell IW, Kurpad R, Carson CC. Urological Infections. In Donald E. Fry, Surgical Infections (207-212). Robotic Surgery of the Bladder. Springer Publishing. 2012.

Raynor MC, Udell IW, Kurpad R, Carson CC (2012) Urological Infections. In Donald E. Fry, Surgical Infections (207-212). London, UK: JP Medical Publishers.

Ferguson JE 3rd, Rathmell WK, Wallen EM. Kidney Cancer. Manual of Clinical Oncology, 9th Edition. Chapter 27. In press.

 

Presentations

2015

Rose TJ, McKibben MJ, Deal AM, Lyons M, Spencer ES, Greene P, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Milowsky MI, Smith AB. Trends and Predictors of Palliative Care Services and Mortality in the Treatment of Advanced Bladder Cancer Poster: Southeast Section of AUA, 2015.

2014

McKibben MJ, McBride JA, Vukina J, Matthews J,  Pruthi R, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M,  Smith A. Operative Times Predict Length of Stay Following Radical Cystectomy and Nephrectomy Podium: American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, 2014

Peter Greene, Matthew Lyons, E. Sophie Spencer, Anne-Marie Meyer, Ke Meng, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith, Investigating Patterns of Care for Treatment of Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer in a Multi-Payer State Database Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO), Bethesda, Maryland. November 2014

Matthew Lyons, Peter Greene,E. Sophie Spencer, Anne Marie Meyer, Ke Meng, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Angela Smith,Understanding the Relationship Between 30- and 90-Day Emergency Room Visits and Readmissions Following Radical Cystectomy Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO), Bethesda, Maryland. November 2014

Matthew Lyons; Angela B. Smith; Karen Crowell; E. Sophie Spencer; Peter Greene; Michael E. Woods; Eric M. Wallen; Raj S. Pruthi; Matthew E. Nielsen; Cheryl T. Lee, Functional Outcomes Following Radical Cystectomy in Women with Bladder Cancer: a Systematic Review Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO), Bethesda, Maryland. November 2014

A. Lusch, P. Greene, C. Abdelshehid, J.A. Graversen, R. Alipanah, E. McDougall, J. Landman, Comparison of Optics and Performance of a Distal Sensor High Definition cystoscope, a Distal Sensor Standard Definition Cystoscope and a Fiberoptic Cystoscope World Congress of Endourology, Istanbul, Turkey. September 2014

Peter Greene, Matthew Lyons, E. Sophie Spencer, Anne Marie Meyer, Ke Meng, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen and Angela Smith. Investigating Patterns of Care for Treatment of Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer in a Multi-Player State Database. 2014 Society of Urologic Oncology Conference: December 2014

Matthew Lyons, Angela Smith, Karen Crowell, E. Sophie Spencer, Peter Greene, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Raj Pruthi, Matthew Nielsen and Cheryl Lee. Functional Outcomes Following Radical Cystectomy in Women with Bladder Cancer: A Systematic Review. 2014 Society of Urologic Oncology Conference: December 2014

E. Sophie Spencer, Matthew Lyons, Peter Greene, Anne Marie Meyer, Ke Meng, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen and Angela Smith. Understanding the Relationship between 30- and 90-Day Emergency Room Visits and Readmissions Following Radical Cystectomy. 2014 Society of Urologic Oncology Conference: December 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. Podium: American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, 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 Session.  Southeast Section American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, March 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 Session. Southeast Section American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, March 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 Session.  Southeast Section American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, March 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. Poster Session  Southeast Section American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, March 2014.

McBride JA, Vukina J, McKibben MJ, Matthews J, Pruthi R, Raynor M, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M,  Smith A.  Predictors of 30-day Readmissions following Partial and Radical Nephrectomy for Kidney Cancer. Podium Presentation. Southeast Section American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, March 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 Session. Southeast Section American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, March 2014.

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.

David Johnson, Angela Smith, Jonathan Matthews, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Mathew Raynor, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen. "Utilization of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Associated Outcomes After Radical Cystectomy: Analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program.” Podium Presentation. Inaugural George F. Sheldon Resident Research Symposium, Chapel Hill, NC. May 2014.

Will Kirby, Saneal Rajanahally, Jonathan Matthews, Karen Crowell, R. Matthew Coward. “Varicocele Repair Positively Impacts Assisted Reproductive Technology Outcomes.” Podium Presentation. American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, May 2014.

McBride JA, Vukina J, McKibben MJ, Matthews J, Pruthi R, Raynor M, Wallen E, Woods M, Nielsen M,  Smith A.  Predictors of 30-day Readmissions 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

2013

Will Kirby, David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Ankur Manvar, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi and Angela Smith. The short-term impact of prostate biopsy on patients’ erectile function. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Will Kirby, Joshua Langston, David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Raj Pruthi. Economic impact of training and career choices in urologic surgery. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, October 2013.

Will Kirby, David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Kim Chantala, Davis Viprakasit. Underutilization of 24-hour urine testing in kidney stone patients. American Urological Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 2013.

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 Session.  Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD, December 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 Session.  Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD, December 2013.

Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Angela Smith, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods. Metabolic Syndrome as a useful predictor of complications following GU oncologic surgery. American Urological Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 2013.

Will Kirby, David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen and Raj Pruthi. Projection models evaluating the future supply of urologists in the United States. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Ankur Manvar, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Raj Pruthi and Matthew Nielsen. Use and perceptions of information obtained from the internet: Analysis of urologic oncology patients. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods and Angela Smith. Resident experience as a predictive factor for peri-operative outcomes following radical prostatectomy. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Will Kirby, Joshua Langston, David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Raj Pruthi. “Economic impact of training and career choices in urologic surgery.” Podium Presentation. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, October 2013.

Will Kirby, David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Ankur Manvar, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi and Angela Smith. “The short-term impact of prostate biopsy on patients’ erectile function.” Podium Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

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.

Will Kirby, David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Kim Chantala, Davis Viprakasit. Underutilization of 24-hour urine testing in kidney stone patients. American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 2013.

Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Angela Smith, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods. “Metabolic Syndrome as a useful predictor of complications following GU oncologic surgery.” Poster Presentation. American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 2013.

Will Kirby, David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen and Raj Pruthi. “Projection models evaluating the future supply of urologists in the United States.” Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Ankur Manvar, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Raj Pruthi and Matthew Nielsen. “Use and perceptions of information obtained from the internet: Analysis of urologic oncology patients.” Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Austin Hester, James Ferguson, David Johnson, Will Kirby, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Eric Wallen, Raj Pruthi and Mathew Raynor. “The effect of hypogonadism on PSA, erectile function, and surgical pathology in patients with prostate cancer.” Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Angela Smith, Eric Wallen and Michael Woods. “Metabolic syndrome as a useful predictor of complications following genitourinary oncologic surgery” Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods and Angela Smith. “Resident experience as a predictive factor for peri-operative outcomes following radical prostatectomy.” Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Joshua Langston, Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Angela Smith, Davis Viprakasit, Mathew Raynor, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Matthew Nielsen and Raj Pruth. “Economic impact of training and career choices in urologic surgery.” Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013. 

Udell IW, Langston JP, Maizels M, Carson C. Computer Enhanced Visual Learning Method to Teach Inflatable Penile Prosthesis Placement. Mens Health World Congress, Washington DC, December 12, 2013

David Johnson, Will Kirby, James Ferguson, Benjamin Calvo, Michael Meyers, Karen Stitzenberg, Hong Kim, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Eric Wallen, Raj Pruthi and Mathew Raynor. “Nephrostomy placement after surgical resection of locally recurrent colorectal cancer: An assessment of risk factors.” Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013. Poster Presentation

David Johnson, Nancy Wang, Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Angela Smith, Eric Wallen and Michael Woods. “Morbidity and mortality following radical cystectomy: An analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program.” Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

David Johnson, James Ferguson, Will Kirby, Benjamin Calvo, Michael Meyers, Karen Stitzenberg, Hong Kim, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Eric Wallen, Raj Pruthi and Mathew Raynor. “Urologic involvement in surgical resection of recurrent colorectal cancer.” Poster Presentation. Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Will Kirby, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods and Angela Smith. “Diffusion of laparoscopy and differences in complications compared to open radical nephrectomy.” Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

David Johnson, Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods and Angela Smith. “Differences in complications and associated risk factors in open versus laparoscopic partial nephrectomy.” Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

David Johnson, Joshua Wallace, Jonathan Matthews, Will Kirby, James Ferguson and Davis Viprakasit. “The current demographic of the kidney stone patient.” Poster Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

David Johnson, Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, Angela Smith, Jonathan Matthews, Michael Woods, Matthew Nielsen, Mathew Raynor, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen. "Nutritional predictors for complications following radical cystectomy: an analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program.” Podium Presentation. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Washington, DC, October 2013.

David Johnson, Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Angela Smith, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods. "Utilization of preoperative chemotherapy and associated outcomes after radical cystectomy: An analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program.” Moderated poster presentation. American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 2013.

David Johnson, Angela Smith, Josip Vukina, Jed Ferguson, Will Kirby, Mathew Raynor, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Raj Pruthi, Matthew Nielsen. "Estimating the burden of preoperatively misclassified, surgically removed benign renal masses in the United States:Implications for the current standard of care.” Moderated poster presentation. American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 2013.

David Johnson, Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Mathew Raynor, Eric Wallen, LukeFifer, Raj Pruthi and Matthew Nielsen. "Estimating the burden of preoperatively misclassified, surgically removed benign renal masses in the United States:Implications for the current standard of care.” Podium Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

David Johnson, Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Angela Smith,Eric Wallen and Michael Woods. "Utilization of preoperative chemotherapy and associated outcomes after radical cystectomy: An analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program.” Podium Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, March 2013.

Jed Ferguson, Will Kirby, David Johnson, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, et al. Who makes the decision regarding treatment for localized prostate cancer, patient or physician? Results from a population-based study. Podium Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association. March 14, 2013. Williamsburg, VA.

Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Will Kirby, Ankur Manvar, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi and Angela Smith. What is the Impact of Prostate Biopsy on LUTS? Podium Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association. March 16, 2013. Williamsburg, VA.

Jed Ferguson, David Johnson; Nancy Wang; Will Kirby; Jonathan Matthews; Matthew Nielsen; Raj Pruthi; Angela Smith; Eric Wallen; Michael Woods. Morbidity and Mortality Following Radical Cystectomy: An Analysis of The American College Of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program. American Urological Association. May 6, 2013. San Diego, California.

Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Will Kirby, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen, and Raj Pruthi. Projection Models Evaluating the Future Supply of Urologists in the United States. Poster Session. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association. March 14, 2013. Williamsburg, VA.

Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Will Kirby, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen, and Raj Pruthi. An Analysis of the Supply of Urologic Surgeons in the United Sates. Poster Session. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association. March 14, 2013. Williamsburg, VA.

Jed Ferguson, Will Kirby, David Johnson, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen and Raj Pruthi. Trends in the Age and Gender of the Urology Workforce in The United States. Poster Session. The Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association. March 14, 2013. Williamsburg, VA.

Jed Ferguson, Will Kirby, David Johnson, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen and Raj Pruthi. Trends in the Geographic Structure of the Urology Workforce in The United States. Poster Session. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association. March 14, 2013, Williamsburg, VA.

Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Will Kirby, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Eric Wallen, Mathew Raynor, Matthew Nielsen and Raj Pruthi. Practice Type and Employment of Urologists in the United States: An Analysis of Changes over the Past Decade. Poster Session. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association. March 14, 2013. Williamsburg, VA.

James Ferguson, Will Kirby, David Johnson, Angela Smith, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods, and Mathew Raynor. Trends in Tumor Complexity and Warm Ischemia time in Patients Undergoing Robot-Assisted Partial Nephrectomy. Poster Session. Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association. March 17, 2013. Williamsburg, VA.

Jed Ferguson, Will Kirby; David Johnson; Simon Neuwahl; Matthew Nielsen; Michael Woods; Eric Wallen; Angela Smith; Mathew Raynor; Raj Pruthi; Erin Fraher. Future supply of urologists: Projected to decrease dramatically between 2009-2025. Moderated Poster. American Urological Association. May 5, 2013. San Diego, California.

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.

2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Ferguson J, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. An Evaluation of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Eligibility Rates Among Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Atlanta, GA. May 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Smith AM, Nix J, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS,. Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of Robotic Versus Open Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer: Median 3-Year Follow Up Results. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Atlanta, GA. May 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Smith AM, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME. Surveillance Guidelines for Low Grade Non-Invasive Bladder Cancer: A Cost Comparison (** Awarded Best Poster**). Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Atlanta, GA. May 2012.

David Johnson, Nancy Wang, Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Angela Smith, Eric Wallen and Michael Woods. “Morbidity and mortality following radical cystectomy: An analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program.” Poster Presentation. Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD. November 2012.

Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Will Kirby, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Angela Smith, Eric Wallen and Michael Woods. “Nutritional predictors for complications following radical cystectomy: An analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program.” Poster Presentation. Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD. November 2012.

Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods and Angela Smith. “Resident experience as a predictive factor for peri-operative outcomes following radical prostatectomy.” Poster Presentation. Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD. November 2012.

Jed Ferguson, Will Kirby, David Johnson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, Michael Woods and Angela Smith. “Differences in complications between open versus laparoscopic prostatectomy.” Poster Presentation. Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD. November 2012.

David Johnson, Nancy Wang, Will Kirby, Jed Ferguson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, Angela Smith, Eric Wallen and Michael Woods. “Morbidity and mortality following radical cystectomy: An analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program.” Poster Presentation. Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD. November 2012.

David Johnson, Jed Ferguson, Will Kirby, Angela Smith, Michael Woods, Kim Rathmell, Mathew Raynor, Eric Wallen, Raj Pruthi and Matthew Nielsen. “Estimating the burden of preoperatively misclassified, surgically removed benign renal masses in theUnited States: Implications for the current standard of care.” Poster Presentation. Society of Urologic Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD. November 2012.

Song L, Kurpad R, Udell IW, Bensen J, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Mohler J. Who Makes The Decision Regarding Treatment for Localized Prostate Cancer, Patient or Physician? Results From A Population-Based Study. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Atlanta, GA. May 2012.

Haake S, Brannon AR, Kurpad R, Udell IW, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Rathmell WK. Clear cell renal cell carcinoma displays differential gene expression based on gender. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Atlanta, GA. May 2012.

Spencer ES, Johnston RB, Porter CR. Volume and PSA Density of the Transition Zone are Significantly Correlated with Risk of Prostate Cancer. Western Section of the American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Big Island, HI, 2012

Johnston RB, Spencer ES, Porter CR. Effect of Age on Prostate Cancer Survival and Continence in Patients Undergoing Prostatectomy. Podium Presentation. Western Section of the American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Big Island, HI, 2012.

Spencer ES, Johnston RB, Porter CR.  Surgi-Session DVD: Management Strategies for Stage I Seminoma: Pros and Cons of the Three Main Options. Podium Presentation. Western Section of the American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Big Island, HI, 2012.

Spencer ES, Bluemn EG, Johnston RB, Zhang X, Gordon RR, Lewinshtein D, Lucas JM, Nelson PS, Porter CR. Association  of decreased expression of protein phosphatase 2A subunit PR55γ (PPP2R2C) with an increased risk of metastases and prostate cancer-specific mortality. Podium Presentation. Canary Foundation Early Detection Symposium: Prostate Group, Palo Alto, CA, 2012.

Spencer ES, Johnston RB, Lewinshtein D, Gordon RR, Koo SJ, Dobi A, McLeod DG, Vakar-Lopez F, Srivastava S, Gleave ME, Nelson PS. Prognostic value of ERG oncoprotein in prostate cancer recurrence and cause-specific mortality. Poster Presentation. Canary Foundation Early Detection Symposium, Palo Alto, CA, 2012,

Spencer ES, Johnston RB, Qu X, Himmetoglu Ussakli C, Gordon RR, Vakar-Lopez F, Lewinshtein D, Lucas JM, Dobi A, McLeod DG, Fang M, Srivastava S, Nelson PS, Porter, CR. Immunohistochemical expression of ERG oncoprotein is associated with development of local recurrence and prostate cancer-specific death in men treated with radical prostatectomy. Poster Presentation. American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 2012.

Spencer ES, Bluemn EG, Johnston RB, Zhang X, Gordon RR, Lewinshtein D, Lucas JM, Nelson PS, Porter CR. Association of decreased expression of protein phosphatase 2A subunit PR55γ (PPP2R2C) with an increased risk of metastases and prostate cancer-specific mortality. Poster Presentation. American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 2012.

Brannon AR, Haake S, Kurpad R, Udell IW, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Rathmell WK. Meta-Analysis of Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma Gene Expression Delineates Subgroups. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Atlanta, GA. May 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Kim W. Defining the Molecular Determinants of Sensitivity to EGFR Inhibition in Urothelial Carcinoma. . Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Atlanta, GA. May 2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Ferguson J, Smith AM, , Nielsen ME, , Wallen EM, , Woods ME, Pruthi RS. An Evaluation of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Eligibility Rates Among Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Nielsen ME, , Raynor MC, , Smith AM, , Wallen EM, , Woods ME, Pruthi RS,. Use and Outcomes of Adjuvant Chemotherapy in PT3-4 or Node Positive Bladder Cancer Analysis of a Modern Surgical Cohort. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Ankur Manvar, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS,. Outcomes with Intravesical Therapy in Patients with Initial T1 Bladder Cancer. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Ferguson J, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. An Evaluation of Adjuvant Chemotherapy Eligibility Rates Among Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

A. Lusch, P. Greene, C. Abdelshehid, J.A. Graversen, , R. Alipanar, E. McDougall, J. Landman, Comparison of Optics and Performance of a Distal Sensor High Definition cystoscope, a Distal Sensor Standard Definition Cystoscope and a Fiberoptic Cystoscope World Congress of Endourology, Istanbul, Turkey. September 2012 

A. Lusch, P. Greene, C. Abdelshehid, J.A. Graversen, , R. Alipanar, E. McDougall, J. Landman, World Congress of Endourology, Istanbul, Turkey.September 2012. Evaluation of Optics and Performance of a HD Distal Sensor Flexible Cystoscope (Olympus CYF-VHX), a SD Distal Sensor Flexible Cystoscope (Olympus CYF-V2) vs. a Standard

A. Lusch, P. Greene, J. Zarraga, C. Abdelshehid, J. Graversen, E. McDougall, J. Landman, World Congress of Endourology, Istanbul, Turkey. September 2012. Evaluation of a Novel Cordless Endoscopic Light Source for Optical Quality and Performance During Cystoscopy

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Kim W, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Defining the Molecular Determinants of Sensitivity to EGFR Inhibition in Urothelial Carcinoma. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Rathmell K. Recurrence and Survival Following Preoperative Sorafenib for Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Delphe S, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Smith AM. Single Institution Evaluation of Patterns of Care for Renal Cell Carcinoma: A 5-Year Analysis. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Brannon R, Haake S, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Rathmell K. Meta-Analysis of Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma Gene Expression Delineates Subgroups. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Pruthi RS, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Nielsen ME. Surveillance Protocols for Localized Kidney Cancer: A Cost Comparison. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Intracorporeal Urinary Diversion: Combined Initial Experience. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Raynor MC. Robotic-Assisted Ureteral Reconstruction: Initial Clinical Experience and Outcomes. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Pruthi RS, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Nielsen ME. The Cost Impact of Addition of NMP22 Bladderchek to Non-Invasive Bladder Cancer Surveillance. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Manvar A, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. The Affect of Age on the Long-Term Emotional and Physical Well-Being of Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Blackburne A, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Robotic Partial Nephrectomy and the Internet: Is the Information Evidence-Based? Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Jed Ferguson, Nielsen ME, , Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Cost Analysis of Robotic-Assisted Radical Cystectomy Versus Open Radical Cystectomy Utilizing a Prospective, Randomized Cohort. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Pruthi RS, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Nielsen ME. The Cost Impact of Addition of Urovysion FISH to Non-Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer Surveillance. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS, and Nielsen ME. Surveillance guidelines for low grade non-invasive bladder cancer: a cost comparison. Podium Presentation. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2012. Chicago, IL. October 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Smith AM, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Nielsen ME, and Pruthi RS. Prospective controlled trial of robotic versus open radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: median 3-year follow-up results. Podium Presentation. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2012. Chicago, IL. October 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Smith AM, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Nielsen ME, and Pruthi RS. Cost analysis of robotic-assisted radical cystectomy versus open radical cystectomy utilizing a prospective randomized cohort. Podium Presentation. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2012. Chicago, IL. October 2012.

Kurpad R, Fraher E, Neuwhal S, Udell IW, Wallen EM, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Woods ME, and Pruthi RS. The evolving role and age structure of international medical graduates on the urology workforce in the United States: 1981-2009. Podium Presentation. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2012. Chicago, IL. October 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Woods ME, and Kim W. Defining the molecular determinants of sensitivity to EGFR inhibition in urothelial carcinoma. Podium Presentation. AUA 2012 National Meeting. Atlanta, GA. May 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Ferguson J, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Cost analysis of robotic-assisted radical cystectomy versus open radical cystectomy utilizing a prospective, randomized cohort. Podium Presentation. AUA 2012 National Meeting. Atlanta, GA. May 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Long-Term Follow-Up of Patients Initially Managed with Active Surveillance for Solid Renal Masses. Podium Presentation. AUA 2012 National Meeting. Atlanta, GA. May 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. The impact of radical cystectomy on renal function: an analysis of variance based on age, gender, race, and diversion technique. Podium Presentation . SESAUA 2012 Regional Meeting. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Nix J, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Smith AM. Prospective randomized controlled trial of robotic versus open radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: median 3-year follow up results. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2012 Regional Meeting. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Kollhoff D, Castle E, Andrews P, Humphreys M, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Quek M, Woods ME. A multicenter review of robotic-assisted laparoscopic partial nephrectomy in obese patients. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2012 Regional Meeting. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell W, Nielsen ME, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, and Raynor MC, Robot-assisted retroperitoneal partial nephrectomy: initial clinical experience and outcomes. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2012 Regional Meeting. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Nielsen M. Surveillance guidelines for low grade non-invasive bladder cancer: a cost comparison. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2012 Regional Meeting. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME. Reported patterns of utilization of intravesical therapy in non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: results from the BCAN / SUO / AUA / LUGPA electronic survey. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2012 Regional Meeting. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Nielsen M. Surveillance Guidelines for Low Grade Non-Invasive Bladder Cancer: A Cost Comparison. Southeaster Section of American Urologic Association, April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME. Reported Patterns of Utilization of Intravesical Therapy in Non-Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer: Results from the BCAN / SUO / AUA / LUGPA Electronic Survey. Southeaster Section of American Urologic Association, April 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, , Ankur Manvar, Nielsen ME, , Smith AM, , Wallen EM, , Woods ME, and Pruthi RS. The Quality of Prostate Cryotherapy Information on the Internet. Southeaster Section of American Urologic Association, April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. The Impact of Radical Cystectomy on Renal Function: An Analysis of Variance Based on Age, Gender, Race, and Diversion Technique. Southeaster Section of American Urologic Association, April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Nix J, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Smith AM. Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of Robotic Versus Open Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer: Median 3-Year Follow Up Results. Southeaster Section of American Urologic Association, April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Kollhoff D, Castle E, Andrews P, Humphreys M, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Quek M, Woods ME. A Multicenter Review of Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy in Obese Patients. Southeaster Section of American Urologic Association, April 2012.

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Nielsen ME, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, and Raynor MC, Robot-Assisted Retroperitoneal Partial Nephrectomy: Initial Clinical Experience and Outcomes. Southeaster Section of American Urologic Association, April 2012

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Smith AM, Woods ME, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME. Surveillance Guidelines for Low Grade Non-Invasive Bladder Cancer: A Cost Comparison (** Awarded Best Poster**). American Urologic Association, Atlanta Georgia, May 2012. Poster Presentations

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Ferguson J, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. An Evaluation of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Eligibility Rates Among Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. American Urologic Association, Atlanta Georgia, May 2012. Poster Presentations

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Smith AM, Nix J, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS,. Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of Robotic Versus Open Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer: Median 3- Year Follow Up Results. American Urologic Association, Atlanta Georgia, May 2012. Poster Presentations

Song L, Kurpad R, Udell IW, Bensen J, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Mohler J. Who Makes The Decision Regarding Treatment for Localized Prostate Cancer, Patient or Physician? Results From A Population-Based Study. American Urologic Association, Atlanta Georgia, May 2012. Poster Presentations

Haake S, Brannon AR, Kurpad R, Udell IW, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Rathmell WK. Clear cell renal cell carcinoma displays differential gene expression based on gender Brannon AR, Haake S, Kurpad R, Udell IW, Smith AM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Rathmell WK. Meta-Analysis of Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma Gene Expression Delineates Subgroups. American Urologic Association, Atlanta Georgia, May 2012. Poster Presentations

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Pruthi RS, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Nielsen ME. Surveillance Protocols for Localized Kidney Cancer: A Cost Comparison. Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Intracorporeal Urinary Diversion: Combined Initial Experience Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Wallen EM, Raynor MC. Robotic-Assisted Ureteral Reconstruction: Initial Clinical Experience and Outcomes Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Pruthi RS, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Nielsen ME. The Cost Impact of Addition of NMP22 Bladderchek to Non-Invasive Bladder Cancer Surveillance Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Manvar A, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. The Affect of Age on the Long-Term Emotional and Physical Well-Being of Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Blackburne A, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Robotic Partial Nephrectomy and the Internet: Is the Information Evidence-Based? Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Jed Ferguson, Nielsen ME, , Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Cost Analysis of Robotic-Assisted Radical Cystectomy Versus Open Radical Cystectomy Utilizing a Prospective, Randomized Cohort Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Pruthi RS, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Nielsen ME. The Cost Impact of Addition of Urovysion FISH to Non-Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer Surveillance Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Ferguson J, Smith AM, , Nielsen ME, , Wallen EM, , Woods ME, Pruthi RS. An Evaluation of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Eligibility Rates Among Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Nielsen ME, , Raynor MC, , Smith AM, , Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS,. Use and Outcomes of Adjuvant Chemotherapy in PT3-4 or Node Positive Bladder Cancer Analysis of a Modern Surgical Cohort Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Ankur Manvar, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS,. Outcomes with Intravesical Therapy in Patients with Initial T1 Bladder Cancer Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Ferguson J, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. An Evaluation of Adjuvant Chemotherapy Eligibility Rates Among Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Kim W, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS. Defining the Molecular Determinants of Sensitivity to EGFR Inhibition in Urothelial Carcinoma Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Smith AM, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Rathmell K. Recurrence and Survival Following Preoperative Sorafenib for Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Delphe S, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Smith AM. Single Institution Evaluation of Patterns of Care for Renal Cell Carcinoma: A 5-Year Analysis Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Kurpad R, Udell IW, Brannon R, Haake S, Nielsen ME, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Woods ME, Pruthi RS, Rathmell K. Meta-Analysis of Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma Gene Expression Delineates Subgroups Southeastern Section of American Urologic Association, Amelia Island FL March 2012

Jed Ferguson, Will Kirby, David Johnson, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, et. al. Differences in Complications between Open versus Laparoscopic Prostatectomy. 13th Annual Meeting of the Society of Urological Oncology, November 30, 2012. Rockville, Maryland.

Jed Ferguson, David Johnson, Will Kirby, Jonathan Matthews, Matthew Nielsen, Raj Pruthi, et, al. Nutritional Predictors for Complications Following Radical Cystectomy: An Analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP). 13th Annual Meeting of the Society of Urological Oncology, November 29, 2012. Rockville, Maryland.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Ankur Manvar, Nielsen ME, , Smith AM, , Wallen EM, , Woods ME, and Pruthi RS. The quality of prostate cryotherapy information on the internet. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2012 Regional Meeting. Amelia Island, FL. April 2012.

2011

Ferguson JE, Pruthi R. Cost Analysis of Robotic-Assisted Radical Cystectomy versus Open Radical Cystectomy utilizing a randomized cohort. Poster presentation. American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, 2011.

Udell IW, Kurpad R, Smith AM, Woods ME, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Pruthi RS, Nielsen ME. Surveillance Protocols for Localized Kidney Cancer: A Cost Comparison Society of Urologic Oncology, Bethesda MD, November 2011

R Kurpad, Udell IW, Blackburne A, Smith AM, Woods ME, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS. Robotic Partial Nephrectomy and the Internet: Evidence Based? Society of Urologic Oncology, Bethesda MD, November 2011

Ferguson J, Kurpad R, Udell IW, Smith AM, Woods ME, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS. Cost Analysis of Robot-Assisted Radical Cystectomy versus Open Radical Cystectomy Utilizing a Randomized Cohort. Society of Urologic Oncology, Bethesda MD, November 2011

Manvar A, Kurpad R, Udell IW, Smith AMA, Woods ME, Raynor MC, Wallen EM, Nielsen ME, Pruthi RS. The Quality of Prostate Cryotherapy Information Available on the Internet. Society of Urologic Oncology, Bethesda MD, November 2011

McKibben MJ. Urinary Tract Infections Among Pregnant Women in Coast Province, Kenya. Podium Presentation. Kenyan Association of Urological Surgeons Annual Scientific Conference, 2011

2010

David Johnson, Angela Smith, Raj Pruthi, Culley Carson, Mathew Nielsen, Eric Wallen, "Predicting urine culture results in afebrile patients with acute stone disease: The utility of laboratory tests in guiding management.” Moderated Poster Presentation. American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, May 2010.

David Johnson, Angela Smith, Raj Pruthi, Culley Carson, Mathew Nielsen, Eric Wallen, “Predicting urine culture results in afebrile patients with acute stone disease: The utility of laboratory tests in guiding management.” Poster Presentation. Student Research Day, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, January 2010.

David Johnson, Douglas Kelly, Angela Smith, Matthew Coward, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen "Impact of hospital type on surgical treatments for kidney cancer: Recent trends.” Podium Presentation. American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, April 2009. Podium presentation by Angela Smith.

David Johnson, Douglas Kelly, Angela Smith, Matthew Coward, Raj Pruthi, Eric Wallen, "Impact of hospital type on surgical treatments for kidney cancer: Recent trends.” Podium Presentation. Southeastern Section of the American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Mobile, AL, March 2009. Podium presentation by Angela Smith.

Coward RM, Smith AM, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Impact of marital status in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. Podium Presentation American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2009. Chicago IL. October 12, 2009.

Coward RM, Smtih AM, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. The impact of a multidisciplinary approach in the management of urologic malignancies: does it influence diagnostic and treatment decisions? Podium Presentation. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2009. Chicago, IL. October 2009.

Smith AM, Coward RM, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy: evaluation of the learning curve. Podium Presentation. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2009. Chicago, IL. October 13, 2009.

Smith AM, Coward RM, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Cost analysis of robot-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. Podium Presentation. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2009. Chicago, IL. October 13, 2009.

Kurpad R. The role of prostate-sparing cystectomy in the treatment of bladder cancer. Department of Urology Grand Rounds at the University of North Carolina, Podium Presentation. Chapel Hill NC. June 17, 2009.

Kurpad R and Pruthi RS. Multidisciplinary Care in the Management of Urologic Malignancies. Podium Presentation. Doris Duke Clinical Fellows Program. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill NC. 2009.

Coward RM, Smith AM, Kelly D, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. An analysis of the impact of race on bladder cancer treatment and mortality. Podium Presentation. AUA 2009 National Meeting. Chicago, IL. April 25, 2009.

Coward RM, Smith AM, Belsante J, Kurpad R, Schultz H, Nix J, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Clinical outcomes of a stapled ileal neobladder after radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. Podium Presentation. AUA 2009 National Meeting. Chicago, IL. April 27. 2009.

Nix J, Coward RM, Smith AM, Kurpad R, Schultz H, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Prospective randomized trial of open versus robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: interim results. Podium Presentation. AUA 2009 National Meeting. Chicago, IL. April 27, 2009.

Smith AM, Coward RM, Doak H, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Outcomes and implications of follow-up biopsies of men on active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2009 Regional Meeting. Mobile AL. March 26. 2009.

Smith AM, Coward RM, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Does the time of day or day of the week affect outcomes after robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatecomty. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2009 Regional Meeting. Mobile, AL. March 26, 2009.

Coward RM, Smith AM, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Impact of obesity on operative, pathologic, and functional outcomes after robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2009 Regional Meeting. Mobile, AL. March 27, 2009.

Wallen EM, Coward RM, Smith AM, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, and Pruthi RS. Robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer experience in 85 patients and comparison to an open cohort. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2009 Regional Meeting. Mobile, AL. March 27, 2009.

Smith AM, Coward RM, Lal A, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Cost analysis of robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2009 Regional Meeting. Mobile, AL. March 27, 2009.

Coward RM, Kelley D, Smith AM, Kurpad R, Nielsen ME, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. An analysis of the impact of race on bladder cancer treatment and mortality. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2009 Regional Meeting. Mobile, AL. March 27. 2009.

Pruthi RS, Smith AM, Coward RM, Kim W, Grigson G, Kurpad R, Wallen EM, and Nielsen ME. A phase II study of neoadjuvant erlotinib (Tarceva) in patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer undergoing radical cystectomy: preliminary results. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2009 Regional Meeting. Mobile, AL. March 27, 2009.

Miller J, Coward RM, Smith AM, Belsante J, Kurpad R, Wallen EM, and Pruthi RS. Preliminary experience with prostate-sparing cystectomy for urothelial carcinoma of the bladder. Podium Presentation. SESAUA 2009 Regional Meeting. Mobile, AL. March 27, 2009.

Nix J, Coward M, Smith A, Kurpad R, Nielsen M, Wallen E, Pruthi R. Poster. Feasibility and outcomes of robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer in the elderly. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Chicago, IL. April 2009.

Coward M, Smith A, Kurpad R, Nix J, Schultz H, Nielsen M, Wallen E, Pruthi R. Poster. Robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: perioperative outcomes in 85 patients and comparison to an open cohort. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Chicago, IL. April 2009.

Smith A, Coward M, Lal A, Kurpad R, Nix J, Nielsen M, Wallen E, Pruthi R. Poster. Analgesic use in open versus robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Chicago, IL. April 2009.

Smith A, Coward M, Lal A, Kurpad R, Nix J, Nielsen J, Wallen E, Pruthi R. Poster. Analgesic use in men undergoing robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy: a detailed analysis of demographic, clinical, and operative influences. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Chicago, IL. April 2009.

Smith A, Coward M, Doak H, Kurpad R, Nix J, Nielsen M, Schultz H, Wallen E, Pruthi R. Poster. Outcomes and implications of follow-up biopsies of men on active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer. Moderated Poster Presentations. AUA. Chicago, IL. April 2009.

Kurpad R, Smith A, Coward M, Nielsen M, Wallen E, and Pruthi RS. Poster. The impact of a multidisciplinary approach in the management of bladder cancer. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Mobile, Alabama. March 29, 2009.

Kurpad R, Coward M, Smith A, Shingleton B, Nielsen M, Wallen E, Pruthi R. Poster. Robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy: evaluation of the learning curve. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Mobile, Alabama. March 29, 2009.

Coward M, Smith A, Kurpad R, Nielsen M, Wallen E, Pruthi R. Impact of obesity and adiposity on outcomes of patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. . Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Mobile, AL. March 2009.

Belsante J, Coward M, Smith A, Kurpad R, Wallen E, Pruthi R. Poster. Clinical outcomes of a stapled ileal neobladder after radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Mobile, AL. March 2009.

Coward M, Smith A, Kurpad R, Nielsen M, Wallen E, Pruthi R. Poster. Achieving complete success after robotic radical prostatectomy: is the trifecta in reach? Moderated Poster Presentations. SESAUA. Mobile, AL. March 2009.

Pruthi R, Kim W, Rathmell K, Whang Y, Godley P, Wallen E, Kurpad R. The impact of a multidisciplinary approach to the management of urologic malignancies: Does it influence diagnostic and treatment decisions? Moderated Poster Presentations. ASCO 2009 genitourinary cancer symposium. Orlando, FL. February 2009.

Pruthi R, Kim W, Kurpad R, Heathcote S, Rathmell K, Whang Y, Godley P, Wallen E. A Phase II study of neoadjuvant erlotinib in patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer undergoing radical cystectomy: preliminary clinical results. Moderated Poster Presentations. ASCO 2009 genitourinary cancer symposium. Orlando, FL. February 2009.

Pruthi R, Kim W, Rathmell K, Wahng Y, Godley P, Wallen E, Kurpad R. The impact of a multidisciplinary approach in the management of bladder cancer. Moderated Poster Presentations. ASCO 2009 genitourinary cancer symposium. Orlando, FL. February 2009.

Doak H, Smith A, Coward M,Kurpad R, Nielsen M, Wallen E, and Pruthi R. Outcomes and Implications of follow-up biopsies of men on active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer. Moderated Poster Presentations. Society of Urologic Oncology. Dec 2008.

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.

Coward M, Smith A, Kurpad R, Nielsen M, Kim W, Wallen E, and Pruthi R. A phase II study of neoadjuvant erlotinib (tarceva) in patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer undergoing radical cystectomy: updated results and correlative molecular results. Moderated Poster Presentations. Society of Urologic Oncology. Dec 2008.

Smith A, Coward M, Kelley D, Kurpad R, Nielsen M, Wallen E, and Pruthi R. An analysis of the impact of race on bladder cancer treatment and mortality. Society of Urologic Oncology. Moderated Poster Presentations. Dec 2008.

Coward M, Smith A, Kurpad R, Nielsen M, Wallen E, and Pruthi R. Robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy: medium-term clinical and oncologic follow-up. Moderated Poster Presentations. Society of Urologic Oncology. Dec 2008.

Coward M, Smith A, Kurpad R, Nielsen M, Wallen E, and Pruthi R. Robotic-assisted laparoscopic anterior pelvic exenteration for bladder cancer in the female. Moderated Poster Presentations. Society of Urologic Oncology. Dec 2008.

Coward M, Smith A, Kurpad R, Nielsen M, Wallen W, and Pruthi R. Impact of obesity and adiposity on outcomes of patients undergoing cystectomy for bladder cancer. Moderated Poster Presentations. Society of Urologic Oncology. Dec 2008.

Kurpad R, Smith A, Coward M, Nielsen M, Wallen E, and Pruthi RS. The impact of a multidisciplinary approach in the management of urologic malignancies: does it influence diagnostic and treatment decisions? Moderated Poster Presentations. Society of Urologic Oncology. Dec 2008.

Kurpad R, Wax D, Young L, and Deal BJ. Poster. “Right Atrial Size and Morphology: An important predictor for the development of atrial fibrillation.” Moderated Poster Presentations Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University Summer Research Poster Presentations. September, 2006.