Research Forum: Early Career Investigators Showcase

Sunday May 8
3 – 5:30 p.m.
SDCC: Room 6DE


3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.   Early Career Investigators Poster Viewing
3:30 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.   Program Introduction
  Speaker: Carolyn Best, PhD
3:35 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.   Patient-Centered Design and Implementation of Survivorship Tools for Men with Prostate Cancer
  Speaker: John L. Gore, MD
3:45 p.m. - 3:55 p.m.   Role of Exosomes in Bladder Cancer Diagnosis, Progression and Therapeutics
  Speaker: Gopal N. Gupta, MD
3:55 p.m. - 4:05 p.m.   Ghrelin Inhibits Post-operative Adhesions via Blockage of the TGF-beta Signaling
  Speaker: Kathleen Hwang, MD
4:05 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.   Value-based Care Redesign in Men with BPH
  Speaker: Alan L. Kaplan, MD
4:15 p.m. - 4:25 p.m.   Increased Understanding of Central Nervous System Control of Micturition in Lower Urinary Tract Disorders
  Speaker: Rose Khavari, MD
4:25 p.m. - 4:35 p.m.   Gene Expression Profiling of Circulating Tumor Cells to Understand Mechanisms of Therapeutic Resistance in Advanced Prostate Cancer
  Speaker: Todd M. Morgan, MD
4:35 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.   Characterization of Genes Predisposing to Peyronie’s and Dupuytren’s Diseases
  Speaker: Alexander W. Pastuszak, MD, PhD
4:45 p.m. - 4:55 p.m.   Perfusion MRI as a Diagnostic, Therapeutic, and Prognostic Biomarker for Kidney Cancer
  Speaker: Eric A. Singer, MD
4:55 p.m. - 5:05 p.m.   Prostate-specific Antigen Screening and Prostate Cancer Incidence Following the 2012 United States Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations
  Speaker: Quoc-Dien Trinh, MD
5:05 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.   The Role of Aging on the Male Gamete
  Speaker: Timothy G. Jenkins, PhD
5:15 p.m. - 5:25 p.m.   AUA/Urology Care Foundation Research Activities
  Speaker: Krystal Brinson, PhD
5:25 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.   Presentation of Awards