J. Abram McBride, MD

PGY2 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 Readmissions following Partial and Radical Nephrectomy for Kidney Cancer. Podium Presentation. American Urological Association National Meeting, Orlando, FL, May 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, Hollywood, FL, March 2014.

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 Cyctectomy. Podium Presentation. Southeast Section American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Hollywood, 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, Hollywood, 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, Hollywood, 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, Hollywood, FL, March 2014.

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 Cyctectomy. Poster Session. Society of Urological Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD, December 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 Urological Oncology Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD, December 2013.

Peer-Reviewed Publications

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