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Name Time Virtual Session CME Information Agenda
Thursday, May 27, 2021
Resident Abstract Presentations 4:00 PM - 7:10 PMENTERHandoutHandout 2

Welcome to the Spring 2021 MUS Resident Research Competition

This event is designed to support urology residents in their research, training and practice.  It also provides practicing urologists with a wide array of research results performed in southeast Michigan, exposing them to new techniques and strategies to implement into their own practice.


4:10     Video Visits Set the Stage for New, Male Infertility Evaluations - Juan Andino, MD

4:15      New Patient Video Visits for Common Urological Conditions Do Not Lead to An Increase in Secondary Visits - J Claflin, MD

4:20      Not Everyone Can Use Video Visits – Role of Phone Encounters During Covid-19 - Erica Jaiyeola Odukoya, MPH

4:25      Does the Lack of a Physical Exam During Video Visits Impact Surgical Plans? - Nicholas W. Eyrich

4:30      Silver Tsunami and Urology: Urology Workforce Projection per Capita from 2020 to 2060 - Catherine S. Nam, MD


4:35 – 4:50   Discussion of abstracts – Questions for presenters

Join the Session

Name Time Virtual Session CME Information Agenda
Thursday, May 27, 2021
Resident Abstract Presentations 4:00 PM - 7:10 PMENTERHandoutHandout 2


4:50     Urologic Cancer Treatment Delay during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Patient Perspectives - Anna Faris MD

4:55     Delayed Radical Prostatectomy is not Associated with Adverse Oncological Outcomes: Implications for Men Experiencing  Surgical Delay Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic - Gannon L. Curtis, MD

5:00     Subtotal Cryotherapy as Treatment of Localized Prostate Cancer - Zubin Shetty, MD

5:05     Association of Surgical Delay and Overall Survival in Patients with T2 Renal Masses: Implications for Critical Clinical Decision-Making during the COVID-19 Pandemic - Gannon L. Curtis, MD

5:10     Increased Urinary Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor D (VEGF-D) Levels Are Associated with Response to Combined Intravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) and Oral Sunitinib Regimen for Treatment of High-Risk Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC) - Colton H. Walker


5:15 – 5:30       Discussion of abstracts – Questions for presenters 



5:40     New or Worsening Overactive Bladder Symptoms After Recovery From COVID-19 - Wen Min Chen, MD

5:45     Benign Prostate Hyperplasia as a Potential Protective Factor against Prostate Cancer: Insights from a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study of Compositional Characteristics - David Gangwish, M.D.

5:50      Impact of Preexisting Opioid-Dependence on Morbidity, Length of Stay, And Inpatient Cost of Urologic Oncologic Surgery - Sohrab Aroraa, M.Ch.

5:55      Comparing Outcomes of Pelvic Fracture Urethral Injury Repair in Third World Countries Versus The United States - Jacob R. Stephens MD

6:00     Patient Reported Outcomes of Urinary Incontinence Rates Using Viable Cryopreserved Umbilical Tissue Over Neurovascular Bundles During Robotic Assisted Radical Prostatectomy - Mit Shah MD


6:05 – 6:20    Discussion of abstracts – Questions for presenters


6:20      The Impact of Observational Management on Clinical Outcomes in Children with Duplex System Ureteroceles: A Single Intitution      Experience - John R. Schwabe M.D

6:25       Sonographically Determined Fecal Width: An Indicator of Successful Management of Bladder and Bowel Dysfunction in Children - John A Cochrane M.D.

6:30       Clostridium Difficile Infection: What Is the Risk? – Esther Liu


6:35 – 6:50 Discussion of abstracts – Questions for presenters


6:50 - 7:10    Judges Deliberation - Closing Remarks and Announcement of Winners

Meet the Moderators

John Stoffel

Dr. John Stoffel

Dr. Frank Burks

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The purpose of the Michigan Urological Society (MUS) is to encourage the study and maintenance of the highest possible standards for urological education, research and practice.  We work to help support and educate urology residents and keep our members up-to-speed on new technology, research findings and regulatory items that affect you and your profession.