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Recent Publications

Efficacy of post-operative radiation in a prostatectomy cohort adjusted for clinical and genomic risk

Decision Support and Shared Decision Making About Active Surveillance Versus Active Treatment Among Men Diagnosed with Low-Risk Prostate Cancer: a Pilot Study

Radiographic Kinetics of Sarcomatoid Renal Cell Carcinoma

Reply: Limited Panniculectomy for Adult Buried Penis Repair

Association of Inflammation prior to Kidney Transplantation with Post-Transplant Diabetes Mellitus

Editorial Commentary

Ureteroarterial fistula: A review of the literature

Ureteral Avulsion Associated with Ureteroscopy: Insights from the MAUDE Database

VPAC1 targeted 64Cu-TP3805 positron emission tomography imaging of prostate cancer: Preliminary evaluation in man

Robotic VR simulation to measure competency: A step in the right direction

TV drug commercials: Keeping physicians informed

High regional variation in urethroplasty in the United States

Preoperative nomogram to predict the likelihood of complications after radical nephroureterectomy

How I Do It: Genetic counseling and genetic testing for inherited prostate cancer

Defects in DNA Repair Genes Predict Response to Neoadjuvant Cisplatin-based Chemotherapy in Muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer

Lynch syndrome: A primer for urologists and panel recommendations

Dosing, administration, and safety of radium-223: How i do it

Utilization of a Genomic Classifier for Prediction of Metastasis Following Salvage Radiation Therapy after Radical Prostatectomy

Suppression of progranulin expression inhibits bladder cancer growth and sensitizes cancer cells to cisplatin

Low Incidence of Corticosteroid-associated Adverse Events on Long-term Exposure to Low-dose Prednisone Given with Abiraterone Acetate to Patients with Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer

Books

Gomella LG, Haist SA, Adams AG.  Clinician's Pocket Drug Reference 2012

Trabulsi EJ, Halpern EJ, Gomella LG.  Prostate Biopsy Technique

Oxford American Handbook of Urology:  Practical advice on management of common urological symptoms and disorders; Includes urological trauma and emergencies; Covers urological problems in pregnancy and pediatric urology.  DM Albala, AF Morey, LG Gomella, JP Stein (eds), 1st Edition  2011.

Barberio J (ed), Gomella LG. Consulting Editor Nurse's Pocket Drug Guide 2008 4th Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY, (2008).

Gomella LG, Associate Editor Laparoscopy, Glenn’s Operative Urology, Graham S (ed.) 7th Edition LWW, Philadelphia.  Gomella LG, Haist SA, Gelhot-Adams A, Smith K (eds.) Clinicians Pocket Drug Reference:  2008 7th Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY (2008).

Gomella LG, Haist SA, Gelhot-Adams A, Smith K (Eds.). Clinicians Pocket Drug Reference: 2007 6th Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY (2007).

Gomella LG, Haist SA (Eds.). Clinicians Pocket Reference 11th Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY (2007).

Barberio J (Ed), Gomella LG. Consulting Editor. Nurse's Pocket Drug Guide 2007 3rd Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY, (2007).

Lefor AT, Gomella LG, Wiebke EA, Fraker DL. Surgery On Call 4th Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY (2005) (Australian Edition 2006).

Pohl CA, Bradford K, Callahan C, Gartner JC (Eds.), Gomella LG, Series Editor Pediatrics On Call 1st Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY (2006).

Haist SA, Robbins JR, Gomella LG (Eds.). Internal Medicine On Call, 4th Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY (2005) (and PDA).

Pollachek J (Ed), Gomella LG. Consulting Editor. Nurse's Pocket Drug Guide 2006 2nd Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY, (2006).

Gomella LG, Haist SA, Gelhot-Adams A, Smith K (Eds.). Clinicians Pocket Drug Reference: 2006 5th Edition, McGraw Hill, New York, NY (2006).

Gomella LG. Clinicians Pocket Drug Reference (5th Edition) 2006. McGraw-Hill Medical Publishers, New York.

Gomella LG. Nurse's Pocket Drug Guide 2006. Dr. Judith Barberio(editor) by McGraw- Hill Medical Publishers, New York.

Book Chapters

Healy KA, Kleinmann N, Bibbo M and Bagley DH:  Chapter-“Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma: Ureteroscopic Biopsy and Specimen Preparation” In: Monga M (ed) Ureteroscopy: Indications, Instrumentation & Techniques, Springer Publishing (in press 2012).

Bagley DH and Healy KA.  Chapter-“History and Development of the Ureteroscope: What does the Future Hold?” In: Talata J, Albala D,Tiselius H-G, Ye Z (eds). The Management of Urolithiasis: The Rational Deployment of Technology, Springer UK Publishing (in press 2011).

Bagley DH and Healy KA.  Ureteroscopic Management of Ureteral and Renal Pelvic Tumors: How to Overcome the Difficulties” In: Al-Kandari A, Desai M, Shokeir A, Shoma A, Smith A.(eds) Difficult Cases in Endourology, Springer Publishing, (in press 2012).

Healy KA, Kleinmann N, Bibbo M and Bagley DH.  “Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma: Ureteroscopic Biopsy and Specimen Preparation” In:Monga M (ed) Ureteroscopy: Indications, Instrumentation & Techniques, Springer Publishing (in press 2012).

Bagley DH.  "Ureteroscopic Diagnosis and Treatment of Upper Urinary Tract Neoplasms"  (Chapter 41) In: Smith, A.D., Preminger, G., Badlani, G.H., Kavoussi, L. (eds). Smith’s Textbook of Endourology,3rd Edition, Oxford, England: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Ltd. 2011.

Trabulsi EJ, Halpern EJ, Gomella L.  Ultrasonography and Biopsy of the Prostate (Chapter 97) In: Campbell-Walsh Urology, Elsevier 2011,  2730-42.

Bagley DH and Healy KA.  “Ureteroscopic Management of Ureteral and Renal Pelvic Tumors: How to Overcome the Difficulties” In: Al-Kandari A, Desai M, Shokeir A, Shoma A, Smith A.(eds) Difficult Cases in Endourology, Springer Publishing, 2011.

Bagley DH and Healy KA.  History and Development of the Ureteroscope: What does the Future Hold?” In: Talata J, Albala D,Tiselius H-G, Ye Z (eds). The Management of Urolithiasis: The Rational Deployment of Technology, Springer UK Publishing, 2011.

Zola JC, Gomella LG. Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) in Females”. 5-Minute Clinica Consult 2010. Ed. Frank J. Domino. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2010. 1380-1381.

Gomella LG, Bandi G. “Urinary Tract Infection in Females”. 5-Minute Clinica Consult 2010.  Ed. Frank J. Domino. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2010. 1348-1349.

Gomella LG, Bandi G “Urolithiasis”. 5-Minute Clinica Consult 2010. Ed. Frank J. Domino. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2010. 1384-1385.

Gittens PR, Gomella LG. “Enuresis”. -Minute Clinica Consult 2009. Ed. Frank J. Domino. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009. 438-439.

Gomella LG, Bandi G. “Urethritis”. 5-Minute Clinica Consult 2009. Ed. Frank J. Domino. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009. 1344-1345.

Gomella LG., Bandi,G. “Urolithiasis”. 5-Minute Clinica Consult 2009. Ed. Frank J.  Domino. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009. 1352-1353.

Nelson E, Gomella LG. “Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)”. 5-Minute Clinica Consult 2009. Ed. Frank J. Domino. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009. 1008-1009.

Nelson E, Gomella LG. “Testicular Malignancies”. 5-Minute Clinica Consult 2009. Ed. Frank J. Domino. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009. 1256-1257.

Pe MR, Gomella LG. “Renal Failure, Acute (ARF)”. 5-Minute Clinica Consult 2009. Ed. Frank J. Domino. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009. 1100-1101.

Trabulsi E, Gomella LG. Penile and Urethral Cancer in: Principles and Practice Of Oncology, 8th Edition, DeVita, V Hellman, S Rosenberg, S (Eds.), Saunders, Philadelphia, 2008.

Lallas CD, Trabulsi EJ. Robotic Prostatectomy. In Glenn’s Urologic Surgery, seventh edition. Graham SD, editor-in-chief. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, 7th Edition, 2008.

Castle EP, Lallas CD, Nunez R and Andrews PE. Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy. In Glenn’s Urologic Surgery, seventh edition. Graham SD, editor-in-chief. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, 7th Edition, 2008.

Pe MR, Trabulsi EJ, Halpern EJ. Transrectal Ultrasound Imaging of the Prostate. In Contemporary Issues in Cancer Imaging: A Multidisciplinary Approach: Prostate Cancer. H Hricak and PT Scardino (Ed.) Cambridge University, 2008.

Pe, M and Gomella, LG Acute Renal Failure in 5 Minute Clinical Consult, Domino F ed. LWW, Philadelphia, 2008.

Gomella LG, Valicenti RK. Concluding Remarks Chapter: The Future of Prostate Cancer, In Prostate Cancer: Signaling Networks, Genetics and New Treatment Strategies. Nevalainen and Pestell, Eds. Humana Press, Totowa, NJ, 2007.

Johannes J, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ. Targeted Therapies for Localized Prostate Cancer:  the Urologist's Perspective in Targeted Therapies for Localized Prostate Cancer edited by Richard Valicenti. 2007.

Glassman, Deborah. Appendix: Urologic Diseases. Medical Management of the Surgical Patient: A Textbook of Peri-operative Management. Fifth Edition. Ed Michael Lubin. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge England, 2007.

Gomella LG, Valicenti RK. Concluding Remarks Chapter: The Future of Prostate Cancer, In Prostate Cancer: Signaling Networks, Genetics and New Treatment Strategies Nevalainen and Pestell, Eds. Humana Press, Totowa, NJ, 2007.

Yanke B, Bagley DH. Ureteroscopic Endopyelotomy for the Treatment of Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction (Chapter) in: Textbook of Reconstructive Urologic Surgery, ed by Montague, Angereier, Gill and Ross, Informa Healthcare, London, 2007.

Yanke B, Bagley DH. (Chapter) Complications of Ureteroscopy, In Complications of Urologic Surgery and Practice /Loughlin/Ch32. Informa Healthcare, New York, 2007.

Ramey JR, Halpern EJ, Gomella LG. Chapter 92: Ultrasonography and Biopsy of the Prostate in Campbell Walsh Urology, 9th Edition Wein, AJ, Kavoussi, LR, Novick, AC, Partin, AW, Peters, CA (eds.), Saunders Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA , 2007.

Gomella LG, Valicenti RK. Concluding Remarks Chapter: “The Future of Prostate Cancer”, In Prostate Cancer: Signaling Networks, Genetics and New Treatment Strategies. Nevalainen and Pestell, Eds. Humana Press, Totowa, NJ, 2007.

Bagley DH, Berent AC. Holmium Laser: Pulse Duration (chapter). In Renal Stone Disease, 1st Annual International Urolithiasis Research Symposium, Nov 2-3, 2006, Indianapolis, IN, ed by Evan, AP, Lingeman,JE and Williams, JC, American Institute of Physics Conference Proceedings, Volume 900, New York, pgs.228-232, 2007.

Ramey JR, Gomella LG. Transrectal and Transperineal Ultrasound Guided Biopsy of the Prostate in Prostate Cancer Principles and Practice Kirby, R, et al Eds. Martin Dunitz, London, 2006.

Gittens P, Gomella LG. Enuresis in 5 Minute Clinical Consult, Dambro Med LWW, Philadelphia, 2006.

Nelson E, Gomella LG. Testicular Cancer in 5 Minute Clinical Consult, Dambro M ed. LWW, Philadelphia, 2006.

Nelson E, Gomella LG. Polycystic Kidney Disease in 5 Minute Clinical Consult, Dambro Med. LWW, Philadelphia, 2006.

Kamat A, Cookson MS, O’Donnell J, Gomella LG. “Bladder Cancer: State of the Art Patient Care.” In, Bladder Cancer Options, October, 2005.

Monographs/Internet

Trabulsi EJ, Gomella LG. Diagnostic Imaging Approaches to Prostate Cancer Online - Touch Briefings: Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals: www.touchbriefings.com/index.cfm, 2007 May.

Trabulsi EJ. New Studies Aid Understanding of Prostate Cancer. Thomas Jefferson University Hospital_s CancerCARE Online Newsletter, http://www.jeffersonhospital.org/kit/cancercare/article14329.html, 2007 May

Audio Visuals

Gomella LG and Sloven S. Living with Advanced Prostate Cancer: Update from the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Audio Conference, 2007 June 29.

Abstracts

American Urological Association, AUA 106th Annual Meeting, May 14-19, 2011

Radiological Society of North America, November 28-December 3, 2011

Kennelly M, Steers W, Lemack G, Shenot P, Jenkins B, Lam W, Oefelin M, Haag-Molkenteller C.  Intradetrusor Injection of Onabotulinumtoxin A Improves Clinical and Urodynamic Outcomes in Patients with Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity Related to Spinal Cord Injury.  American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Annual Assembly, November 17-20, 2011, Gaylord Palms

Mid-Atlantic AUA, 69th Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2011

Trabulsi EJ, Rewcastle JC, Brock G, Donatucci C, Wang R, Mulhall J.  VED Registry In Men Treated For Prostate Cancer: Initial Results Of A Prospective, Multi-institutional Dataset.  Mid-Atlantic AUA, 69th Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2010, Orlando, FL.

Dong S, Patel N, Kundavaram C, Glassman D,  Bagley D.  A contemporary study of renal cysts in a representative US population.  Mid-Atlantic AUA, 69th Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2010, Orlando, FL.

Gelpi F, Gomella LG, Lallas L, McCue P, Kundavaram C, Liu X, Trabulsi EJ.  Predictors of Positive Surgical Margins After Radical Prostatectomy: Analysis of a Contemporary Single Institution Series.  Mid-Atlantic AUA, 69th Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2010, Orlando, FL.

Liu XS , Halpern EJ, Forsberg F, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ.  Directed Prostate Biopsies Utilizing Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound with Flash Replenishment Imaging.  Mid-Atlantic AUA, 69th Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2010, Orlando, FL.

North American Spine Society, 26th Annual Meeting, November 2-5, 2011

Kennelly M, Steers W, Lemack G, Shenot P, Jenkins B, Lam W, Oefelin M, Haag-Molkenteller C.  Intradetrusor Injection of Onabotulinum toxin A Improves Clinical and Urodynamic Outcomes in Patients with Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity Related to Spinal Cord Injury.  North American Spine Society, 26th Annual Meeting, November 2-5, 2011, Chicago, IL.

American College of Surgeons 97th Annual Clinical Congress, October 23-27, 2011

Lallas C, Kundavaram C, Zola JR, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ.  Degree of Nerve Sparing in Robotic Prostatectomy and its Ability to Predict Functional Outcomes.  American College of Surgeons 97th Annual Clinical Congress, October 23-27, 2011, San Francisco, CA

Healy KA, Rangavajjula A.  Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ, Lallas CD.  Transperitoneal Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy with Concurrent Repairs: Our 5 Year Institutional Experience.  American College of Surgeons 97th Annual Clinical Congress, October 23-27, 2011, San Francisco, CA

Lallas CD, Gelpi F, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ.  Single Institution Analysis of Positive Surgical Margins After Radical Prostatectomy.  American College of Surgeons 97th Annual Clinical Congress, October 23-27, 2011, San Francisco, CA

ASTRO 2011, American Society for Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting, October 2-6, 2011.

Teti KG, Ohri N, Foley KA, Keith SW, Dicker AP, Pizzi LT, Gomella LG, Showalter TN.  Practice policies of radiation oncologists for post-prostatectomy radiation therapy for prostate cancer.  ASTRO 2011, American Society for Radiation Oncology %3rd Annual Meeting, October 2-6, 2011, Miami, FL.

International Continence Society, 41st Annual Meeting, August 29 –September 2, 2011

Chancellor M,  Sussman D, Del Popolo G, Pommerville P, Shenot PJ, Globe D, Lam W, Chapple C.  Improvement in Health-related Quality of life Following Treatment with Onabotulinum toxcinA in Patients with Urinary Incontinence due to Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity.  International Continence Society, 41st Annual Meeting, August 29 –September 2, 2011, Glasgow, UK

American Spinal Injury Association Annual Meeting 2011, June 4-8, 2011

Kennelly M, Steers W, Lemack G, Shenot P, Jenkins B, Lam W, Oefelin M.  Clinical and Urodynamic Outcomes with Intradetrusor Injections of Onabotulinum toxonA in Patients with Neurogenic Overactivity Related to Spinal Cord Injury.  June 4 – 8, 2011, Washington, DC.

American Urological Association, AUA 106th Annual Meeting, May 14-19, 2011

Chancellor M, Patel V, Leng W, Shenot PJ, Lam W, Chapple C.  OnabotulinumtoxinA in Patients with Urinary Incontinence Due to Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity:  Effects on Health-Related Quality of Life.  AUA 2011 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, May 14 – 19, 2011.

Shenot PJ, Boone T, Ginsberg D, Green B, Goldberg L, Sheth S, Tillinger M.  A Phase 2 Study - Tengion Autologous Neo-Bladder Augment™ (NBA) for Augmentation Cystoplasty in Subjects with Neurogenic Bladder Secondary to Spinal Cord Injury.   AUA 2011 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, May 14 – 19, 2011.

Munver R,  Yates J, Sundaram C,  Link R,  Lee B, Weizer A,  Montgomery J,  Miller D, Hafez K, Castle, Haleblian G,  Paree G, Thavaseelan S, Del Pizzo J, Ramasamy R,  Reifsnyder J, Bryson C,  L'Esperance J,  Wong C,  Su L-M ,  Figenshau S ,  Venkatesh R,  Phillips J , Derweesh I,  Lallas C, Trabulsi E,  Wu G,  Rashid H, Joseph J,  Abaza R , Shalhav A,  Patel A , Ghavamian R,  Badani K.   Robot- Assisted Partial Nephrectomy in 1035 Consecutive Cases:  A Multi-Institutional Experience.  AUA 2011 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, May 14 – 19, 2011.

European Association of Urology - 26th Annual EUA Congress,

March 18-22, 2011 

Roehrborn C,  Marberger M,  Gomella L,  Wilson T,  Castro R.  Alpha blocker Initiation in the REDUCE Study.  European Association of Urology - 26th Annual EUA Congress, March 18-22, 2011, Vienna, Austria. 

Gordon Research Conference, February 28 - March 4, 2011

Genua M, Buraschi S, Xu S-H, Solomides C, Gomella LG, Iozzo RV, Morrione A.  The proteoglycan decorin modulates IGF-IR function in urothelial cancer.  Gordon Research Conference, February 28 - March 4, 2011.

ASCO GU Symposium, February 17-19, 2011

Genua M, Iozzo RV, Gomella LG, Morrione A.  Evaluation of the insulin-like growth factor receptor I and Pyk2 kinase in urothelial carcinomas and effect on motility and invasion of urothelial carcinoma-derived cells.  2011 ASCO -GU Cancers Symposium, February 17-19, 2011, Orlando, FL.

George DJ,  Nabhan C, Gomella LG,  Whitmore JB,  Frohlich MW.  Subsequent treatment with APC8015F may have prolonged survival of the control arm in phase 3 sipuleucel-t studies.  2011 ASCO -GU Cancers Symposium, February 17-19, 2011, Orlando, FL.

Showalter TN, Teti KA,  Foley KA,  Keith SW, Trabulsi EJ, Dicker A,  Lallas CD,  Pizzi L,  Gomella LGDo urologists and radiation oncologists agree on adjuvant radiation therapy for prostate cancer? A web-based patterns-of-care survey.  2011 ASCO -GU Cancers Symposium, February 17-19, 2011, Orlando, FL.

Gomella LG.  "How My Practice Will Change".  2011 ASCO -GU Cancers Symposium, February 17-19, 2011, Orlando, FL.

Gomella. LG.  Multidisciplinary Approach Important to Successful Treatment.  2011 ASCO -GU Cancers Symposium, February 17-19, 2011, Orlando, FL.

4th World Congress on Controversies in Urology (CURy), January 27-30, 2011.

Bagley DH, Healy KA, Liu JB.  “Endoluminal Ultrasound in the Ureter.”  4th World Congress on Controversies in Urology (CURy), January 27-30, 2011. Paris, France.

Healy KA, Gelpi-Hammerschmidt F,  Bagley DH.  “Incidence of Ureteral Stricture Following Laser Tumor Ablation of Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma.”  4th World Congress on Controversies in Urology (CURy), January 27-30, 2011. Paris, France.

Mid-Atlantic AUA, 68th Annual Meeting, September 23-26, 2010

Trabulsi EJ, Sackett DD, Forsberg F, Gomella LG, Halpern EJ.  Improved detection of prostate cancer using contrast-enhanced transrectal ultrasound with flash replenishment imaging.  Mid-Atlantic AUA, 68th Annual Meeting, September 223-26, 2010, Farmington, Pennsylvania.

Bagley DH, Healy KA, Sonzogni M, Bewick D, Lepchuk B, Hurtado S, Feeney E.  Interprofessional education in a department of urology.   Mid-Atlantic AUA, 68th Annual Meeting, September 223-26, 2010, Farmington, Pennsylvania.

28th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 26th Basic Research Symposium, September 1-4, 2010

Healy KA, Colon-Herdman A, Bagley DH.  Hand problems among endourologists:  Incidence and possible complications from performing flexible ureteroscopy.  28th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 26th Basic Research Symposium, September 1-4, 2010, Chicago, IL.

Healy KA, Patel J, Dong S, Liu J-B, Bibbo M, Axelrod R, Bagley DH.  Ureteroscopy biopsy of retroperitoneal masses with endoluminal ultrasound guidance.   28th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 26th Basic Research Symposium, September 1-4, 2010, Chicago, IL.

Johannes JR, Healy KA, Bibbo M, Bajaj R, Bagley DH.  Comparison of selective upper tract fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) testing compared to bladder urinalysis evaluation of upper tract urothelial carcinoma (UTTCC). 28th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 26th Basic Research Symposium, September 1-4, 2010, Chicago, IL.

Berent A, Weisse C, Wright M, Bagley DH.  The use of a subcutaneous ureteral bypass device for ureteral obstructions in cats.  28th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 26th Basic Research Symposium, September 1-4, 2010, Chicago, IL.

Radiological Society of North America, November 28-December 3, 2010

Halpern EJ, Sackett DD, Forsberg F, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ. Flash Replenishment Imaging with Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound Identifies High Volume / High Grade Prostate Cancer. Radiological Society of North America, November 28-December 3, 2010, Chicago, IL.

American College of Surgeons 96th Annual Clinical Congress, October 3-7,2010

Lallas CD,  Sackett D, Thumar A, McCue P, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ. Institutional comparison of positive surgical margins for robotic assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy versus radical retropubic prostatectomy.  American College of Surgeons 96th Annual Clinical Congress, October 3-7, 2010, Washington DC.

IGF-I and Growth Hormones Society, October 3-7, 2010

Morcavallo A, Genua M, Palummo A, Belfiore A, Morrione A. Insulin and Insulin-like Growth Factor II induce differential endocytic sorting of the Insulin Receptor Isoform A. IGF-I and Growth Hormones Society, October 3-7, 2010, New York, NY.

American Urological Association, AUA 105th Annual Meeting, May 29-June 3, 2010

Thumar A, Chandrasekar T , Lee F, Lappe S, McCue P, Lallas C, Gomella L, Trabulsi E. Inverse Correlation Between Prostate Size And Positive Surgical Margins In Robot Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy And Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy. AUA American Urological Association Annual Meeting, May 29-June 3, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Thumar A, Johannes J, Cleary R, Brown T, McCue P, Lallas C, Trabulsi E, Gomella L. Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH) In The Diagnosis Of Bladder Cancer And Upper Tract TCC: A Single-Institution Experience. AUA American Urological Association Annual Meeting, May 29-June 3, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Hubosky S, Johannes J, Bibbo M, Bajaj R, Bagley DH. The Use Of FISH In Detecting Upper Tract Urothelial Tumors In HNPCC Patients. AUA American Urological Association Annual Meeting, May 29-June 3, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Colon- Herdman A, Johannes J, Bagley DH. The Endourologic Management of Forgotten Ureteral Stents. AUA American Urological Association Annual Meeting, May 29-June 3, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Gomella LG, Roehrborn CG, Andriole GL, Wilson TH, Rittmaster RS, Gagnier RP. Effect of dutasteride on the detection of prostate cancer in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia in the combination of Avodart and tamsulosin (CombAT) study. AUA American Urological Association Annual Meeting, May 29-June 3, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Crawford, ED, Trabulsi, EJ. PCS3: A Urine-Based Genetic Assay for Detection of Prostate Cancer in Men with Elevated PSA. American Urological Association Annual Meeting, May 29-June 3, 2010. San Francisco, CA.

2010 American Association of Cancer Research, AACR Annual Meeting, April 17-21, 2010

Metalli D, Lovat F, Tripodi F, Xu S-Q, Alberghina L, Vanoni M, Baffa R, Iozzo RV, Gomella LG, Morrione A. The insulin-like growth factor receptor I promotes motility and invasion of bladder cancer cells through Akt- and MAPK-dependent activation of paxillin. American Association of Cancer Research, April 17-21, 2010, Washington, DC.

Philadelphia Urologic Society (PUS), March 22, 2010

Linden R, Das A, Shenot PJ. Long Term Follow-up of Ileovesicostomy and Colovesicostomy in Patients with Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction. Philadelphia Urologic Society (PUS), March 22, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.

Pe ML, Thumar AB, McCue P, Lallas CD, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ. Comparison of Lymph Node Yield in Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy Versus Open Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy. Philadelphia Urologic Society (PUS), March 22, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.

Patel J, Lallas CD, Gomella LG Trabulsi EJ. Multimodal Analgesic Therapy with Preoperative Pregabalin Reduces Opioid Use in Patients Undergoing Robotic Prostatectomy.  Philadelphia Urologic Society (PUS), March 22, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.

Johannes JR, Nelson E, Bibbo M, and Bagley DH. Voided Urine FISH Testing in Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Surveillance. Philadelphia Urologic Society (PUS), March 22, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.

Dong SN, Thumar AB, Lallas CD, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ. Predictors of positive surgical margin rate after radical prostatectomy: a study in a contemporary series of open and robotic assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy. Philadelphia Urologic Society (PUS), March 22, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.

Zola JR, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ. Directed biopsy using transrectal contrast-enhanced ultrasound of the prostate: Comparison with whole-mount prostatectomy specimens in 23 patients. Philadelphia Urologic Society (PUS), March 22, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.

Sackett D, Das A, Shenot PJ. Long Term Results And Complications Of The Urolume Sphincter Prosthesis. Philadelphia Urologic Society (PUS), March 22, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.

Thumar AB, Leone NT, Lallas CD, Trabulsi EJ, Hubosky S, Bagley. DH The Significance of Renal Function in Predicting Pathologic Stage of Upper Tract Transitional Cell Carcinoma. Philadelphia Urologic Society (PUS), March 22, 2010, Philadelphia, PA.

ASCO GU Symposium, San Francisco, CA, March 5-6, 2010

Morrione A, Metalli D, Lovat F, Tripodi F, Xu S-Q, Alberghina L, Vanoni M, Baffa R, Iozzo RV, Gomella LG.  Express of the insulin-like growth factor receptor I in invasive bladder cancer and promotion of  motility and invasion of bladder cancer cells through Akt- and MAPK-dependent activation of paxillin.  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary-ASCO GU Symposium, March 5-7, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Gomella LG, Roherborn CG, Andriole GL, Nandy IM, Wilson TH, Gagnier PR, Rittmaster RS.  Effect of dutasteride on the detection of prostate cancer in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia in the combination of dutasteride and tamsulosin (CombAT) trial.  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary- ASCO GU Symposium, March 5-7, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Trabulsi EJ, Thumar AB, Chandrasekar T,  Lee F, Lappe S,  McCue P, Gomella LG, Lallas CD.  Pelvic lymphadenectomy nodal yield comparison between robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy and open radical retropubic prostatectomy.  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary- ASCO GU Symposium, March 5-7, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Trabulsi EJ, Thumar AB, Dong S,  Chandrasekar T, Lee F,  Lappe S, McCue P, Gomella LG, Lallas CD.  Association of Obesity and surgical margins during robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy.  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary- ASCO GU Symposium, March 5-7, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Trabulsi EJ, Thumar AB, Chandrasekar T, Lee F, Lappe S, McCue P, Lallas CD, Gomella LG. Comparison of positive surgical margin rates for robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy and radical retropubic prostatectomy: A single institution review.  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary- ASCO GU Symposium, March 5-7, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Knudsen KE, Sharma A, Ertel A, Knudsen ES, Coleman I, Nelson P, Den RB, Dicker A, Gomella LG.  Effect of the RB-pathway on castration-resistant prostate cancer:  implications for predicting disease progression and new therapeutic avenues.  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary- ASCO GU Symposium, March 5-7, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Liao Z, Gu L, Gupta S, Shen F, Dagvadorj A, McCue P, Trabulsi EJ, Gomella LG, Pattabiraman N, Nevalainen MT.  Identification of a small molecule inhibitor of Stat5a/b through structured-based screen for therapy development for prostate cancer.   American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary- ASCO GU Symposium, March 5-7, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Den RB, Lawrence YR, Sharma A, Andersen B, Liu Y, Wachsberger P, Knudsen KE, Dicker A.  Determinants of radiosensitivity of prostate cancer cells: Does  retinoblastoma tumor suppressor status matter?  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary- ASCO GU Symposium, March 5-7, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

Den RB, Lawrence YR, Sharma A, Andersen B, Liu Y, Wachsberger P, Knudsen KE, Dicker A.  Determinants of radiosensitivity of prostate cancer cells: Does  retinoblastoma tumor suppressor status matter?  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary- ASCO GU Symposium, March 5-7, 2010, San Francisco, CA.

10th Annual SUO, Bethesda, MD, December 3-5, 2009.

Thumar AB, Juliano TM, Gaunay GS, Lallas CD, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ.  Continence after robot assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy: a single institutional review.  10th Annual SUO, Bethesda, MD, December 3-5, 2009.

Gomella LG, Higano C, Penson D, Simon Hall4, Chin J, McLeod D, Israeli R, Flanigan R, Teigland C, Chodak G, Miles B, Frohlich M, Schellhammer P.  A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multi-center, phase III trial of sipuleucel-t in men with metastatic, castrate resistant prostatic adenocarcinoma.  10th Annual SUO, Bethesda, MD, December 3-5, 2009.

Thumar AB, Chandrasekar T, Lee FC, Lappe S, McCue PA, Lallas CD, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ.  Prostate size inversely correlates with positive surgical margins in radical retropubic prostatectomy and robot assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy.  10th Annual SUO, Bethesda, MD, December 3-5, 2009.

Thumar AB, Johannes, JR, Cleary R, Brown TB, Arslan M, McCue PA, Bagley DH, Lallas CD, Trabulsi EJ, Gomella LG.  Single institution experience of fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) in the diagnosis of bladder cancer and upper tract TCC.  10th Annual SUO, Bethesda, MD, December 3-5, 2009.

Trabulsi EJ, Lallas CD, Chandrasekar T, Lee FC, Lappe S, Thumar AB, McCue P, Gomella LG.  Lymph node yields with pelvic lymphadenectomy during robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy and open radical retropubic prostatectomy: a single institution comparison.  10th Annual SUO, Bethesda, MD, December 3-5, 2009.

World Congress on Mens Health, Vienna, Austria 2009

Andriole GL, Bostwick D, Brawley O, Gomella LG, Marberger M, Montorsi F, Pettaway C, Tammela T, Teloken C, Tindall D, Wilson TH, Somerville M, Fowler I, Rittmaster R on behalf of the REDUCE Study Group.  The utility of PSA for detection of high grade prostate cancer in men treated with dutasteride: Results from the Reduction by Dutasteride of Prostate Cancer Events (REDUCE) study.  World Congress on Mens Health, Vienna, Austria 2009.

27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany October 6-10, 2009

Johannes JR, Nelson E, Lepchuk B, Bibbo M, and Bagley DH.  The use of fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) testing in patients with known upper tract transitional cell carcinoma.  27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany, October 6-10, 2009.

Johannes JR, Leone NT, Hubosky SG, Bagley DH.  Comparison of Medicare Reimbursement for Treatment of Large Calculi by Ureteroscopy and PCNL.  27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany, October 6-10, 2009.

Leone NT, Hubosky SG, Mariani AJ, Bagley DH.  Ureteroscopic management of large intrarenal calculi - a comparison of techniques.  27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany, October 6-10, 2009.

Leone NT, Garcia-Roig M, Bagley DH.  Changing trends in the use of ureteroscopic instruments from 1996 TO 2008.  27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany, October 6-10, 2009.

Berent A, Weisse C, Bagley DH, Adan C, Todd K, Solomon J.  Ureteral stenting for feline ureteral obstructions: a future model for neonates.  27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany, October 6-10, 2009.

Colon-Herdman A, Bagley DH.  Encrusted, forgotten ureteral stents:  a review of approach, complications and management.  27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany, October 6-10, 2009.

Trabulsi E, Chandrasekar T, Lee F, Lappe S, Colon A, McCue P, Lallas C, Gomella L.  Lymph Node Yields with Pelvic Lymphadenectomy for Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Prostectomy Higher than Open Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy.  27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany, October 6-10, 2009.

Trabulsi E, Chandrasekar T, Lee F, Lappe S, Colon A, McCue P, Lallas C, Gomella L.  Lymph Node Yields with Pelvic Lymphadenectomy for Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Prostectomy Higher than Open Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy.  27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany October 6-10, 2009.

Leone NT, Garcia-Roig M, Bagley DH.  Changing Trends in the Use of Ureteroscopic Instruments From 1996 to 2008.  27th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 25th Basic Research Symposium, Munich, Germany October 6-10, 2009.

Mid Atlantic AUA, 67th Annual Meeting, October 1-4, 2009

Gomella L, Mynderse L, Soloway MS, Nseyo U, Lerner SP, Messing, E,, Grossman, HB.  Flash Replenishment Imaging with Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound Identifies High Volume / High Grade Prostate Cancer.  Mid Atlantic AUA, 67th Annual Meeting, October 1-4, 2009 Williamsburg Lodge, Williamsburg, Virginia,

Halpern EJ,  Dong SN, Forsberg F, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ.  Flash Replenishment Imaging with Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound Identifies High Volume / High Grade Prostate Cancer.  Mid Atlantic AUA, 67th Annual Meeting, October 1-4, 2009 Williamsburg Lodge, Williamsburg, Virginia,

Leone NT, Hubosky SG, Mariani AJ, Bagley DH.  Ureteroscopic management of large intrarenal calculi - a comparison of techniques.  Mid Atlantic AUA, 67th Annual Meeting, October 1-4, 2009 Williamsburg Lodge, Williamsburg, Virginia,

Liu J-B,  ]Rosenblum N,  Trabulsi EJ, Ahmed R, Forsberg F, Wang S, Gomella LG, Barry B. Goldberg BB.  Feasibility Study of Fluorescence Optical Imaging of Ureters: A Pilot Feasibility Study.  Mid Atlantic AUA, 67th Annual Meeting, October 1-4, 2009 Williamsburg Lodge, Williamsburg, Virginia,

American College of Surgeons 95th Annual Clinical Congress, October 11-15, 2009

Leone N, Bagley D.  Significance of ipsilateral renal dysfunction in predicting pathologic stage of upper tract transitional cell carcinoma.  American College of Surgeons 95th Annual Clinical Congress, October 11-15, 2009, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL.

Prostate Cancer Foundation Sixteenth Annual Scientific Retreat, September 24, 2009

Andriole GL, Bostwick D,. Brawley O, Gomella LG, Marberger M,  Montorsi F, Pettaway C,  Tammela T, Teloken C, Tindall C, Wilson TH, Somerville M, Fowler I, Rittmaster RS on behalf of the REDUCE Study Investigators.  The utility of PSA for detection of prostate cancer in men treated with dutasteride: results from the REduction by DUtasteride of prostate Cancer Events (REDUCE) study.  Prostate Cancer Foundation Sixteenth Annual Scientific Retreat, September 24, 2009.

AUA Annual Meeting, April 25-30, 2009

Garcia-Roig M, Trabulsi EJ, Bagley D.  A novel use for the camera phone capturing endourologic video adequate for demonstration.  AUA Annual Meeting, April 25-30, 2009, Chicago, IL.

Trabulsi EJ,  Xiang-Jing C,  Wang S, Gomella LG, Halpern EJ, Liu J-B.  Real time contrast enhanced ultrasound guided radiofrequency ablation of canine prostate pilot survival study.  AUA Annual Meeting, April 25-30, 2009, Chicago, IL.

Zola J, Halpern EJ, Forsberg F, Gomella LG, Trabulsi EJ.  Flash replenishment imaging with contrast enhanced ultrasound for prostate cancer.  AUA Annual Meeting, April 25-30, 2009, Chicago, IL.

Andriole G, Bostwick D, Brawley O, Gomella LG, Marberger M,  Montorsi F, Pettaway C, Tammela T, Teloken C.  Prostate Cancer Events in the Reduction by Dutasteride of Prostate Cancer Events (REDUCE) Trial.  AUA Annual Meeting, April 25-30, 2009, Chicago, IL.

Gomella LG, Tindall DJ, Rittmaster RS, Wilson TH.  Influence of baseline patient characteristics on the incidence of high-grade Gleason score = 7) biopsy-detectable prostate cancer events in the reduction by dutasteride of prostate cancer events (reduce) trial.  AUA Annual Meeting, April 25-30, 2009, Chicago, IL.

Hubosky S, Charles S, Bruce Bowman B, Bagley D.  Endoscopic management of upper tract urothelial carcinoma in patients with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (lynch syndrome).  AUA Annual Meeting, April 25-30, 2009, Chicago, IL.

Andriole G, Bostwick D, Brawley O, Gomella LG, Marberger M, Montorsi F, Pettaway C, Tammela T, Teloken C.  Prostate cancer events in the reduction by dutasteride of prostate cancer events (REDUCE) trial.  AUA Annual Meeting, April 25-30, 2009, Chicago, IL.

Tindall D, Somerville M, Fowler I and Rittmaster R on behalf of the REDUCE Study Investigators.  Headline results from the reduction by dutasteride of prostate cancer events (REDUCE) study.  AUA Annual Meeting, April 25-30, 2009, Chicago, IL.

Philadelphia Urological Society Residents' Abstracts, March 30, 2009

Dong S, Leone N, Bagley DH.  Ureteroscopic management of large intrarenal calculi—comparison of laser and electrohydraulic lithotripsy.  Philadelphia Urological Society Residents' Abstracts, March 30, 2009.

Chawla SN, Yeoh JS, Gittens PR, Sackett DD, Lepchuk B, Bagley DH.  Correlation of balloon dilatation pressures with ureteral stricture characteristics.  Philadelphia Urological Society Residents' Abstracts, March 30, 2009.

Johannes J, Garcia- Roig M, Pak R, Glassman D, Byrne D, Trabulsi EJ, Lallas CD, Gomella LG.  The impact of surgical delay on renal mass interval growth based on preoperative imaging and final pathologic specimen.  Philadelphia Urological Society Residents' Abstracts, March 30, 2009.

Linden RA, Weiner PR, Gomella LG, Dicker AP, Suh DB, Trabulsi EJ, Valicenti RK.  The technique of outpatient placement of intraprostatic fiducial markers prior to external beam radiation therapy.  Philadelphia Urological Society Residents' Abstracts, March 30, 2009.

Nelson, E, Chacko, J, Nacheman, A, Figueroa, TE.  Preoperative stenting in pediatric ureteroscopy — is there an advantage?  Philadelphia Urological Society Residents' Abstracts, March 30, 2009.

Zola JC, Gomella LG, Lallas C, Trabulsi EJ.  Transition from Pure Laparoscopic to Robotic-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy: An Institutional Evolution.  Philadelphia Urological Society Residents' Abstracts, March 30, 2009.

American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary ASCO GU Symposium, February 26-28, 2009

Zola JC, McCue PA, Araujo CR, Forsberg F, Gomella LG, Halpern EJ, Trabulsi EJ.  Detection of prostate carcinoma with contrast-enhanced transrectal ultrasonography (CE-TRUS): Correlation of TRUS, targeted biopsies and whole-mount prostatectomy specimens in 27 patients.  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary ASCO GU Symposium, February 26-28, 2009, Orlando, FL.

Andriole GL, Gomella LG, Brawley OW, Somerville MC, Rittmaster RS.  Cancer Detection and PSA Performance in the REDUCE (REduction by DUtasteride of prostate Cancer Events) trial.  American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary ASCO GU Symposium, February 26-28, 2009, Orlando, FL.

Zola JC, McCue PA, Araujo CR, Forsberg F, Gomella LG, Halpern EJ, Trabulsi EJ.  Directed biopsy using tranrectal contrast-enhanced ultrasound of the prostate:  Comparison with whole-mount prostatectomy specimens in 23 patients.  Society Urology Oncology & NCI (SUO), December 4-5, 2008, Bethesda, MD.

26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008

Leone NT, Katz BF, Hubosky SG, Bagley DH.  Incidence of ureteral strictures following laser ablation of ureteral TCC.  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

Garcia-Roig, ML, Lepchuck, B, Hubosky, SG, Bagley, DH.  Video demonstration using the new vision sciences endosheath flexible cystoscope.  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

Garcia-Roig, ML, Trabulsi, EJ, Bagley, DH.  A novel use for the camera phone: capturing endourologic video adequate for demonstration.  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

Pagnani, C, Bagley, DH, el Akkad, M.  use of intraureteral lithotripsy with the stonebreaker™.  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

Pagnani C, el Akkad M., Bagley DH.  The accordion™ device for ureteral occlusion prevents retrograde stone migration.  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

Hubosky SG, Charles S, Boman B, Bagley D.  endoscopic treatment of upper tract urothelial carcinoma in hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer (lynch syndrome).  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

Pak R, Linden R, Hubosky S, Bagley D.  The incidence of hand problems among endourologists: possible complications from prolonged flexible ureteroscopy.  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

Johannes J, Garcia- Roig M, Pak R, Glassman D, Byrne D, Trabulsi EJ, Lallas CD, Gomella LG.  The impact of surgical delay on renal mass interval growth based on preoperative imaging and final pathologic specimen.  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

Pak R, Katz B, Hubosky S, Bagley, DH.  The use of combined holmium and neodymium lasers for urothelial transitional cell carcinoma.  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

Raymond Pak, MD.  What is the cost of maintaining a kidney in upper tract transitional cell carcinoma?  26th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 24nd Basic Research Symposium, November 30 – December 3, 2008, Shanghai, PRC China.

43rd Annual Meeting Egyptian Urological Association, November 10-14, 2008

Pagnani C, el Akkad M., Bagley DH.  The accordion™ device for ureteral occlusion prevents retrograde stone migration.  43rd Annual Meeting Egyptian Urological Association, November 10-14, 2008, Hurghada, Egypt.

Pagnani C, Bagley DH, el Akkad M.  Use of the stonebreaker™ for intraureteral lithotripsy.  43rd Annual Meeting Egyptian Urological Association, November 10-14, 2008, Hurghada, Egypt.

American College of Surgeons 2008 Clinical Congress, October 12-16, 2008

Pak R, Trabulsi E, Lallas C, Gomella LG.  Improving pT2 surgical margins in robotic assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy:  impact of a change in apical dissection.  American College of Surgeons 2008 Clinical Congress, October 12-16, 2008, San Francisco, California. 

Lallas C, Johanne JR, Mock S, Pak RW, Thomer M, Glassman D, Byrne D, Trabulsi E, Gomella LG.  The impact of surgical delay on renal mass interval growth based on preoperative imaging and final pathologic specimen.  American College of Surgeons 2008 Clinical Congress, October 12-16, 2008, San Francisco, California. 

Mid-Atlantic Section of the AUA's 66th Annual Meeting, September 25-28, 2008

Patel J, Trabulsi E, Iloreta S,  Viscusi E Gomella LG.  Multimodal Analgesic Therapy with Pre-operative Pregabalin Reduces Opioid Use in Patients Undergoing Robotic Prostatectomy".  Mid-Atlantic Section of the AUA's 66th Annual Meeting, September 25-28, 2008, Cambridge, MD.

Johannes J,  Pak R,  Glassman D, Byrne D, Trabulsi E, Gomella LG.  The impact of surgical delay on renal mass interval growth based on preoperative imaging and final pathologic specimen.  Mid-Atlantic Section of the AUA's 66th Annual Meeting, September 25-28, 2008, Cambridge, MD.

Urological Association of Pennsylvania, July 26-27, 2008

Nelson, E, Chacko, J, Ncheman, A, Figueroa, TE.  Preoperative stenting in pediatric ureteroscopy is there an advantage?  Urological Association of Pennsylvania, July 26-27, 2008, Philadelphia, PA.

Johannes, J, Pak, R, Glassman, D, Trabulsi, E, Gomella, LG.  The impact of surgical delay on renal mass interval growth based on preoperative imaging and final pathologic specimen.  Urological Association of Pennsylvania, July 26-27, 2008, Philadelphia, PA.

Patel, J, Trabulsi, E, Iloreta, S, Viscusi, E, Gomella, LG.  Multimodal analgesic therapy with pre-operative pregabalin reduces opioid use in patients undergoing robotic prostatectomy.  Urological Association of Pennsylvania, July 26-27, 2008, Philadelphia, PA.

Halpern, EJ, Forsberg, F, Pe, M, Johannes, JR, Gomella, LG, Trabulsi, EJ Analysis of prostate cancer detected by microflow imaging.  Urological Association of Pennsylvania, July 26-27, 2008, Philadelphia, PA.

2008 AACR Annual Meeting, April 14, 2008:

Abstract Number #1698.  Monami, G, Emiliozzi, V, Morrione Title:   Grb10/Nedd4-mediated multiubiquitination of the Insulin-like Growth Factor Receptor regulates receptor internalization.  2008 AACR Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA . April 14, 2008, 1:00 PM 

Abstract Number #5348.  Fassan, M, D’Arca, D, Letko, J, Vecchione, A Morrione, A, Gardiman, M, McCue, P Wildemore, B, Rugge, M, Byrne, D, Gomella, L, Iozzo, RV, Baffa, R.  Mitostatin, a novel mitochondrial protein, that acts as a tumor suppressor in prostate cancer cells.  April 14, 2008, 8:00 AM

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery ASLMS, April 2-6, 2008:

Pak, RW, Katz,  BF, Hubosky,S, Bagley, DH.  The Management of Upper And Lower Urinary Tract Transitional Cell Carcinoma with Holmium and Neodymium Laser Energy.  American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Kissimmee, FL, 2008.

American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary ASCO GU Symposium
February 14-16, 2008:

20311 Pe, M, Trabulsi, EJ, Yingling, C, Kedika, R, Dicker, A, Gomella, Valicenti, R.  The Impact of Percent Positive Prostate Biopsy Cores on Biochemical Outcome in Patients with Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Treated with Brachytherapy or Three Dimensional Conformal External Beam Radiotherapy.  American Society of Clinical Oncology-Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, San Francisco, CA, 2008.

Pak, RW, Kelly, J, Yanke, B, Hubosky, S, Bagley, DH.  Metachronous Bladder Tumors in Patients Managed Endoscopically for Primary Upper Tract TCC:  Are They Always Predictive of Primary Upper tract Recurrence?  American Society of Clinical Oncology-Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, San Francisco, CA, 2008

SUO, November 29-December 1, 2007:

Pak, RW, Kelly, J, Yanke, B, Hubosky, S, Bagley, DH.  Metachronous Bladder Tumors in Patients Managed Endoscopically for Primary Upper Tract TCC:  Are They Always Predictive of Primary Upper tract Recurrence?

Association for Molecular Pathology Annual Meeting, November 2007:

Fassan, M, Wildemore, B, McCue, PA, Gardiman, M, Vecchione, A, Morrione, A, Lloyd, J, Palazzo, JP, Iozzo, RV, Gomella, LG, Baffa, R.  Immunohistochemical analysis of a novel putative tumor suppressor gene, TS12Q, in solid tumors.  American Molecular Pathology Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA; November 2007.

World Congress of Endourology, October 30-November 3, 2007:

Gittens, PR, Yeoh, JS, Weiner, PR.  Significant Improvement in BPH Patients by Transurethral Microwave Therapy Using the Prolieve Thermodilatation System. 25th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 23nd Basic Research Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, October 30-November 3, 2007.

Yanke BV, Pe ML, Lallas CD.  The Evolution of Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction Treatment by Minimally Invasive Means.  25th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 23nd Basic Research Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, October 30-November 3, 2007.

Nelson, E, Lepchuk, B, Bibbo, M, Bagley, D.  The Use Of Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH) Testing In Patients With Known Upper Tract Transitional Cell Carcinoma.  25th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 23nd Basic Research Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, October 30-November 3, 2007.

Yanke BV, Lallas CD, Hubosky SG, Linden R, Bagley DH.  Endoscopic Management of Upper Tract Transitional Cell Carcinoma.  25th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 23nd Basic Research Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, October 30-November 3, 2007.

Bandi G, Wilkinson EA,. Cary-Coyle TL, Jerde TA, Nakada SY Hydrocortisone Inhibits Porcine Ureteral Contractility In-Vitro.  25th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 23nd Basic Research Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, October 30-November 3, 2007.

Bandi G, C. Wen CC, Wilkinson EA, Hedican SP, Moon TD, Nakada SY.  Comparison Of Blade Temperature Dynamics After Activation Between Harmonic Ace And Ultracision Harmonic Scalpel Lcs-K5.  25th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 23nd Basic Research Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, October 30-November 3, 2007. 

Bandi G, Meiners RJ, Pickhardt PJ, Nakada SY.  Stone Volume Measured Using 3d Reconstruction Of Preoperative Ct Scan Is The Best Predictor Of Success After Shock Wave Lithotripsy Of Upper Urinary Tract Calculi.  25th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 23nd Basic Research Symposium, Cancun, Mexico, October 30-November 3, 2007.

Mid-Atlantic – AUA, October 18-21,  2007:

Pe, ML, Trabulsi, EJ, Yingling, C, Kedika, R, Dicker, AP, Gomella, LG, and Valicenti, RK.  Percent Positive Prostate Biopsy Cores and Biochemical Outcome in Patients with Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Treated with Brachytherapy or Three Dimensional Conformal External Beam Radiotherapy.  65th Annual Meeting Mid-Atlantic – AUA, Bermuda, October, 2007.

American College of Surgeons 93rd Annual Clinical Congress, October 7-11, 2007:

Pe , ML, Sterious, S, Lallas, CD.  Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Dismembered Pyeloplasty.  Video Presentation. American College of Surgeons  93rd Annual Clinical Congress, New Orleans, LA, October 7-11, 2007 (Video Presentation)

American Society of Clinical Oncologists, September 8-9, 2007:

Baffa, R, O’Hara, B, Fassan, M, Liu, CG, Volinia, S, Croce, CM, Rosenberg, A.  A MicroRNA Expression Signature Of Human Metastatic Tumors Defines The Primary Cancer Of Origin.  Breast Cancer, September 8-9, 2007.

Society Of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, September 5-8, 2007:

Glassman, DT, Merriam, WG, Trabulsi, EJ; Byrne, D, Gomella, LG.  Rhabdomyolysis Following Laparoscopic Nephrectomy:  Case Reports and Review of Literature. Society Of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, 16th SLS Annual Meeting and Endo Expo 2007, San Francisco, California, September 5-8, 2007

American Urological Association, May 19-24, 2007:

Linden RA, Thumar A, Haddad D, Dong SN, Gomella LG, Lallas CD, Trabulsi EJ.  Addition of Robotic Surgery to an Established Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Program: Initial Impact on Positive Surgical Margins.  2007 Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association Education and Research Inc., Anaheim, CA, May 19-24, 2007.

Linden RA, Gittens PR, Forsberg F, Trabulsi EJ, Gomella, LG, Halpern EJ.  Directed Prostate Biopsies Utilizing Microflow Imaging during Microbubble Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound.  2007 Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association Education and Research Inc., Anaheim, CA, May 19-24, 2007.

Yanke B, Pagmeni C, Lallas C, Bagley D.  The Minimally Invasive Treatment of Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction.  Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association Education and Research Inc., Anaheim, CA, May 19-24, 2007.

Yanke B, Lallas C, Hubosky S., Linden R, Bagley D.  Endoscopic Management of Upper Tract Transitional Cell Carcinoma.  2007 Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association Education and Research Inc., Anaheim, CA, May 19-24, 2007.

Engineering in Urology Society, May 2007:

Bandi G, Hedican S P, Lee FT, Nakada SY.  Current Practice Patterns Involving the Use of Ablation Therapy for Small Renal Masses at Academic Institutions in the United States. 22nd Annual Meeting of the Engineering in Urology Society, Anaheim, May 2007.

Bandi G, Wen CC, Wilkinson EA, Moon TD, Nakada SY.  Comparison of Blade Temperatures after Activation between Harmonic Ace and Ultracision Harmonic Scalpel LCS-K5. 22nd Annual Meeting of the Engineering in Urology Society, Anah, May 2007.

American Association Cancer Research, April, 2007:

Fassan M, Wildemore B, Vecchione A, Morrione A, Gardiman McCue PA, Palazzo JP, Gomella LG, Baffa R.  Genetic and Expression Analyses of a Novel Tumor Suppressor Gene, TS12Q, in Solid Tumors. AACR. Los Angeles, CA, April, 2007.

Monami G, Emiliozzi V, Campbell S, Gomella LG, Baffa R, Iozzo RV, Morrione, A.  Proepithelin Regulates Transformation of Prostate Cancer Cells by Promoting Cell Growth, Migration and Invasion.  AACR. Los Angeles, CA, April, 2007.

Gordon Research Conference March, 2007:

Monami G, Emiliozzi V, Polo S, Morrione A.  Grb10-mediated Recruitment Eps15 to the IGF-IR Regulates Ligand-dependent Receptor Internalization.  Gordon Research Conference, Ventura, CA, March, 2007. 

Emiliozzi V, Monami G, Morrione A.  Grb10 Regulates IGF-IR Ubiquitination and Internalization.  Gordon Research Conference, Ventura, CA, March, 2007.

Philadelphia Urologic Society. Residents Essay Contest, March 26, 2007:

Linden RA, Trabulsi EJ, Forsberg F, Gomella LG, Halpern EJ.  Directed Prostate Biopsies Utilizing Microflow Imaging During Microbubble Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound.

Merriam WG, Glassman DT, Trabulsi EJ, Byrne D, Gomella LG.  Rhabdomyolysis Following Laparoscopic Nephrectomy:  Case Reports and Review of Literature.

Pe M, Trabulsi EJ, Lallas CD.  Transperitoneal Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy after Prosthetic Mesh Herniorrhaphy.

American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM), March 15-18, 2007:

Halpern EJ, Slotoroff CB, Forsberg F, Linden RA; Gittens PR, Trabulsi E, Gomella LG. Detection of Prostate Cancer with Contrast-enhanced Microflow Imaging.  2007 AIUM Annual Convention, New York, NY, March 15-18, 2007.

Halpern EJ, Nelson ED, Slotoroff CB, Linden R, Gomella LG.  Impact of Gray Scale, Color Doppler, and Elastography on Prostate Cancer Detection and Gleason Score.

Kimmel Scholar Symposium, March 8-11, 2007:

Baffa R.  TS12Q a Novel Tumor Suppressor Gene: Cloning, Genetic and Functional Analyses.  Kimmel Scholar Symposium, West Palm Beach, Florida, March 8-11, 2007.

ACSCO-2007 Prostate Cancer Symposium February 24, 2007:

Linden RA, Gittens PR, Forsberg F, Trabulsi EJ, Gomella LG, Halpern EJ.  Directed Prostate Biopsies Utilizing Microflow Imaging during Microbubble Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound.  ACSCO-2007 Prostate Cancer Symposium Florida, February 24, 2007.

Linden RA, Thumar A, Haddad D, Dong SN, Gomella LG, Lallas CD, Trabulsi EJ.  Addition of Robotic Surgery to an Established Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Program: Initial Impact on Positive Surgical Margins.  ACSCO-2007 Prostate Cancer Symposium, Florida, February 24, 2007.

Linden RA, Adeep TA, Weiner PR, Dicker AP, Suh DB, Trabulsi EJ, Gomella,LG, Valicenti, RK.  Preliminary Experience with Intraprostatic Fiducial Marker Placement Prior to Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy.  ACSCO-2007 Prostate Cancer Symposium, Florida, February 24, 2007.

Monti D , Gomella LG, Peterson,C, Kunkel E.  Preliminary Results from a Novel Psychosocial Program for Men with Prostate Cancer.   ACSCO-2007 Prostate Cancer Symposium, Florida, February 24, 2007.

Active Surveillance for Early Stage Prostate Cancer Meeting January 12-13, 2007:

Fleschner NE, Finelli AF, Evans AJ, Gomella LG, Cookson MS, Taneja, SS, Lucia MS, Somerville MC, Rittmaster R.  The REDEEM Trial – A Placebo-controlled Trial of Dutasteride in the Expectant Management of Men with Low-grade Prostate Cancer.  Active Surveillance for Early Stage Prostate Cancer Meeting, January 12-13, 2007, San Francisco, California.

Society Urologic Oncology, December, 2006:

Linden RA, Gittens PR, Forsberg F, Trabulsi EJ, Gomella LG, Halpern EJ.  Directed Prostate Biopsies Utilizing Microflow Imaging During Microbubble Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound.  SUO 7th Annual Meeting. December 1-2, 2006. Natcher Conference Center. National Institutes of Health. Bethesda, Maryland.

Linden RA, Thumar A, Haddad D, Dong SN, Gomella LG, Lallas CD, Trabulsi, EJ.  Addition of Robotic Surgery to an Established Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Program: Initial Impact on Positive Surgical Margins.  SUO 7th Annual Meeting. December 1-2, 2006. Natcher Conference Center. National Institutes of Health. Bethesda, Maryland.

American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) Nov 2006 :

Valicenti RK, Trabulsi EJ, Intenz C, Lavarino J, Dicker A, Xu Y, Chervoneva I.  Samarium-153-Lexidronam Complex for Treatment of Occult Bony Metastases in High-risk, Clinically Non-metastatic Prostate Cancer:  A Phase I Trial. ASTRO’s 48th Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, November 5-9, 2006.

Radiological Society of North America, November 26-December 1, 2006:

Halpern EJ, Forsberg F, Gittens PR, Trabulsi EJ, Gomella LG.  Microflow Imaging of the Prostate During Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound:  Initial Experience.  Radiological Society of  North America, 92nd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, November 26-December 1, 2006, McCormick Place, Chicago.

Association for Molecular Pathology, November 2006 :

LeNoir J, D’Arca D, Gottardo F, Bragantini E, Wildemore B, Shupp-Byrne D, Zanesi N, Croce C, Gomella L. Baffa R. Prevention of Bladder Cancer in the FHIT Knock-out Mouse Model with Rofecoxib, a COX-2 inhibitor. Association for Molecular Pathology Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL; November 2006.

American Journal of Clinical Pathology, October, 2006:

LeNoir J, D’Arca D, Gottardo F, Bragantini E, Wildemore B, Shupp-Byrne D, Zanesi N, Croce CM, Gomella LG, Baffa R.  Prevention of Bladder Cancer in the FHIT Knock-out Mouse Model with Rofecoxib, a COX-2 Inhibitor”, American Society for Clinical Pathology Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV; October 2006 (Presented at Resident Research Symposium; AJCP Resident Research Award finalist).

MA – AUA  October 13-15, 2006:

Nelson E, Slotoroff C, Gomella LG, Halpern EJ.  Targeted Biopsy with Color Doppler and Elastography: A Comparison Of Gleason Scores.  64th Annual Meeting Mid-Atlantic – AUA, Washington, DC, October, 2006.

Glassman D.T., Sleeper JP, Byrne DS, Trabulsi EJ, Gomella LG.  Renal Mass Size Predicts Malignant Potential: A Ten Year Experience.  64th Annual Meeting Mid-Atlantic – AUA, Washington, DC, October, 2006.

Nelson E, Tomas J, Merriam W, Bibbo M, Bagley D.  Correlation Between Known Upper Tract Tumor And Bladder Cytology. 64th Annual Meeting Mid-Atlantic – AUA, Washington DC, October, 2006.

Gomella LG, Frohlich, M.  Improved Survival In Sipuleucel-T (APC8015) Clinical Trials.  64th Annual Meeting Mid-Atlantic – AUA, Washington DC, October, 2006.

WCE August 16-20, 2006:

Gittens PR, Yeoh JS, Weiner, PR.  Evaluation of Transurethral Microwave Therapy Using the Prolieve Thermodilatation System I\n Men with Symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.  24th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 22nd Basic Research Symposium, August 16-20, 2006, Cleveland, Ohio. 

Chawla SN, Yeoh JS, Gittens PR, Sackett D, Lepchuk B, Bagley DH.  Correlation of Balloon Dilatation Pressures with Ureteral Stricture Characteristics.  24th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 22nd Basic Research Symposium, August 16-20, 2006, Cleveland, Ohio. 

Chawla SN, Slotoroff CB, Bagley DH.  Clinical Use of  the Cyberwand ™ Dual probe Ultrasonic Lithitripter.  24th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 22nd Basic Research Symposium, August 16-20, 2006, Cleveland, Ohio. 

Yanke B, Bagley D.  The Advancement of Endoluminal Lithotripsy in the Industrial Age.  24th World Congress on Endourology and SWL and 22nd Basic Research Symposium, August 16-20, 2006, Cleveland, Ohio. 

Teti KG, Ohri N, Foley KA, Keith SW, Dicker AP, Pizzi LT, Gomella LG, Showalter TN.  Practice policies of radiation oncologists for post-prostatectomy radiation therapy for prostate cancer.  ASTRO 2011, American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology,  Annual Meeting, October 2-6, 2011, Miami Beach, FL.