OUS 2024 Annual Meeting Award Winners

Resident Podium Presentations

1st         Andrew Drozd, MD
2nd        Helen Sun, MD
3rd        Kyle Kopechek, MD


Moderated Poster Presentations


1st         Michael Bacchus, MD
2nd       Seyed Sajjad Tabei, MD

Medical Students

1st         William Jevnikar
2nd       Eran N. Maina


Chief Resident Debate Winners

Kwabena Nkansah, MD
Spencer Keith, MD
Michael Gross, MD


Bizarre and Interesting Cases

1st         Michael Bacchus, MD
2nd       Brian Douglas, MD
3rd        Sydney Narveson, MD

OUS 2020 Annual Meeting


1st Place - Kathleen Puttman
Assessment of a Pilot Urology Resident Simulation-Based Curriculum

2nd Place - Danly Omil-Lima
Effect of Circumcision on the Penile Microbiome                      

3rd Place - Agard Hannah
The Different elements of the Urinary Tract Dilation (UTD) Classification System and Their Capacity to Predict Findings on Mercaptoacetyltriglycine (MAG3) Diuretic Renography


Winner - David Fumo
Endovascular Occlusion: A Novel Technique for Vascular Control During Partial Nephrectomy in Transplanted Kidneys


Resident - James Payne
Urology Resident Perceptions of Call: Is Perception Reality?

Medical Student - Carlos Munoz-Lopez
Quality of Life Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Artificial Urinary Sphincter Revision Surgery

Honorable Mention 1 - Austin Fernstrum
Does Urinary Incontinence Affect Quality of Life in Transgender Males on Hormone Therapy?

Honorable Mention 2 - Danly Omil-Lima
Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell-Derived Conditioned Media Induces Growth Arrest and Cell Death in Prostate Cancer LNCaP Cell Line

Honorable Mention 3 - Stephanie Stillings
What is a Good Looking Penis? A Genital Appraisal for Peyronie’s Disease


1 - Daniel Szabo: DVIU
2 CM Bulbar Urethral Stricture: DVIU vs. Urethroplasty

2 TIE - John Cooper: Supine PCNL
The Optimum Positioning for Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: Supine PCNL vs. Prone PCNL

2 TIE - Marwan Ali: Prone PCNL
The Optimum Positioning for Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: Supine PCNL vs. Prone PCNL

3 Zhina Sadeghi: Proximal Shunt for Prolonged Priapism
Prolonged Priapism: Early IPP for Prolonged Priapism vs. Proximal Shunt for Prolonged Priapism

4 Albert Kim: Active Surveillance
Grade 2 Prostate Cancer: Gleason 3+4=7 Prostate Cancer (Treat) vs. Gleason 3+4=7 Prostate Cancer

5 Abhinav Khanna: Open
Open vs. Robotic RPLND