Urology Fellows - 2004 to Present

Dr. Mohler shares how the fellowship has grown and gives an update on past fellows.


Fellows 2004 - Present

Past/Current Trainee Trainee Name Postdoc Research Training Period Prior Academic Degree Example/Focus of Research Current Position of Past Trainees /
Source of Support of Current Trainees
Past Sharma, Satish 2004-2007 Jammu University, India Pelvic drain may not be required after open or robotic radical prostatectomy Attending Physician, VA Medical Center, Northern Indiana Health Care System
Past Zimmerman, Gregg


University of Florida Impact of Super-Radical Prostatectomy on Margin Status and 5-year Progression Free Survival in Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer Attending Physician, Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, NJ
Past Chapman, Terence 2006-2007 University of Virginia Laparoscopic Lymph Node Dissection in Clinically Node-Negative Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Nephrectomy for Renal Carcinoma Attending Physician, Mount Kisko Medical Group, PC, Brewster, NY
Past Nogueira, Mark 2006-2007 SUNY Buffalo Targeted Approaches to Renal Cell Carcinoma Staging Attending Physician, Westchester Medical Center/Harvard University
Past Perlmutter, Adam 2007-2008 West Virginia University Robot-Assisted Radical Cystectomy Attending Physician, Lake Shore Medical Center, Valparaiso, IN
Past Shah, Satyan 2007-2008 University of California, Urbana Phase II Study of Dutasteride in Prostate Cancer Recurrent During Androgen Deprivation Therapy Associate Professor, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Past Blumenfeld, Aaron 2008-2009 University of Toronto Percutaneous Biopsy of Renal Cell Carcinoma Underestimates Nuclear Grade Senior Medical Consultant, Lakeridge Health, Oshawa, CA
Past Houjaij, Ali 2008-2009 American University, Beirut The Cockroft-Gault Formula Is More Accurate Than The Modification of Diet in Renal Disease Formula For Estimating Renal Function In Patients Undergoing Nephrectomy For Renal Tumors Assistant Professor, Buffalo VAMC, Buffalo, NY
Past Oka, Dazio 2008-2010 Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine Androgen Metabolism Senior Medical Staff, Department of Urology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine
Past Mansour, Ahmed 2009-2010 Mansoura Urology and Nephrology Center Is patient Outcome Compromised During The Initial Experience With Robot-Assisted Radical Cystectomy?  Results of 164 Consecutive Cases. Attending Physician, Mansoura University Urology and Nephrology Center, Mansoura, Egypt
Past Hayn, Matthew 2009-2011 University of Pittsburgh Defining Morbidity of Robot-assisted Radical Cystectomy Using  a Standardized Reporting Methodology Assistant Professor, Dept.of Urology, Maine Medical Ctr., Portland, ME
Past Seixas-Mikelus, Stefanie 2009-2011 Tufts University School of Medicine Content Validation Of A Novel Robotic Surgical Simulator, Extra-Fascial Robotic Radical Prostatectomy Lahey Clinic
Assistant Professor, Department of Urology
Past O’Malley, Rebecca 2010-2012 Stony Brook University School of Medicine Kidney Cancer Outcomes Albany Medical College Department of Urology, Albany, NY
Past Poch, Michael 2010-2012 Brown Medical School Impact of Modifiable Risk Factors on Postoperative Quality of Life Measures for Patients Undergoing Robotic Radical Prostatectomy. H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, FL
Past Azzouni, Farris 2010-2013 University of Jordan Medical School The 5α-reductase system in development and progression of prostate cancer RPCI
Past Safwat, Mohab 2011-2012 Ain Shams University, Eqypt Renal and prostate cancer database October 6 University, Egypt
Past Aboumohamed, Ahmed 2012-2013 Kasr Al Amy School of Medicine, Cairo University Guideline compliant care of muscle-invasive bladder cancer Unknown
Past Koulikov, Dmitry 2012-2014 Khabarovsk Medical University, Russia Low, stable PSA after radical prostatectomy Attending Physician, Div. of Pediatrick Urology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem
Past Al Daghmin, A 2012-2014 Jordan University, Amman, Jordan Role of scheduled biopsies in active surveillance of low risk prostate cancer Head of Urology Section/Urologic Oncology & Robotic Surgery, King Hussein Cancer Ctr., Amman, Jordan
Past Syed, Johar R 2013-2015 Baqai Medical University, Karachi, Pakistan Long-Term Oncological Outcomes Following Robot-Assisted Radical Cystectomy; Robotic Surgery Education Housestaff Resident, Surg-Oncology, St. Louis University, MO
Past Hanzly, Michael 2013-2015 Albert Einstein Medical Center Learning Curves for Robotic-Assisted and Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectormy Attending Physician, Buffalo Medical Group, Buffalo, NY
Past Al-Tartir, Tareq 2013-2015 King Faisal University College of Medicine Scheduled Versus For Cause Biopsy Regimens for Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance Subspecialist Surgeon, Urology Group, Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare, Saudi Arabia
Current Darwiche, Fadi 2015-2016 St. Joseph University, Lebanon N/A Attending Physician, Southwest Medical Center, Liberal, Kansas
Current Nunez, Luciano Bragayrac 2015-2017 San Fernando School of Medicine, Major National San Marcos University, Peru Role for Serum Androgen Levels in Racial Differences and Prostate Cancer (Aggressiveness) SUO Fellow, Dept. of Urology, RPCI
Pending Brownell-Carter, Julie 2016-2017 Michigan State University N/A N/A
Pending Pinkhasov, Ruben 2016-2018 SUNY Downstate School of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY N/A N/A
Pending Khairy, Abed 2016-2017 Jordan University Hospital, Amman, Jordan N/A N/A