2020 Benefactors

October 14, 2020

The USTRS wishes to acknowledge and thank the following individuals for their generous contributions to the Dr. John Barry Traveling Fellowship Award in Transplantation 2020 Benefactors (as of Sept. 30, 2020) John Barry, MD Alp Sener, MD Evan Vapnek, MD Avery Seifert, MD Cynthia A. Fairfax, MD Jeff Veale, MD Mark Wakefield, MD Jason Hedges,…

View USTRS 2020 Abstracts

May 15, 2020

Published Abstracts in Canadian Urological Journal (CUAJ) May 2020 Volume 14, Issue 5 View the Urologic Society for Transplantation and Renal Surgery 2020 Annual Meeting Abstracts

2020 Novick Award Winner: Spencer Mossack

March 30, 2020

Congratulations! Presentation was slated for the USTRS 2020 Program in Washington, DC Spencer Mossack, M.D. Candidate Class of 2021 – Stony Brook School of Medicine Paper Title:Imaging characteristics and screening limitations for malignancy in Acquired Cystic Kidney Disease and Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease.  

2019 Novick Award Winner: Kristen McAlpine, MD

June 4, 2019

Congratulations! Presentation at the USTRS 2019 Program in Chicago Development of a patient decision aid for the management of small renal masses Dr. John Barry presents Kristen McAlpine, MD (Ottawa, Ontario) with a certificate (plaque to be sent later)

Dr. Barry’s 2019 meeting “take away notes”

June 4, 2019

Peritoneal Dialysis. The visual obturator technique and the swan-neck catheter are good ideas. Prostate Cancer. If a kidney transplant candidate or recipient would otherwise qualify for active surveillance, it’s safe. Re-transplantation of previously transplanted kidneys. It’s reasonable. Robotic vs open renal transplantation. No comment. Is cytoreductive nephrectomy dead? No. One can consider systemic therapy followed…

Success in Chicago 2019 Meeting May 6, 2019

May 12, 2019

Success in Chicago Over 100 attend! USTRS 2019 Annual Meeting – At the AUA in Chicago, Monday, May 6 click here for details

USTRS 2019 Abstracts now published in the CUAJ

April 12, 2019

Dear Colleagues, The USTRS is very proud to announce that for the first time, specific USTRS abstracts have been accepted by the CUAJ and are now being published. Many thanks to Dr. John Barry for his financial support in making this happen, to the officers who worked diligently on the details and to the authors…

2019 Program – Call for Papers – Deadline March 3

February 12, 2019

2019 Program – Call for Papers – Deadline March 3 FANTASTIC NEW OPPORTUNITY..with the Canadian Urological Association Journal ACCEPTED PAPERS WILL NOW BE PUBLISHED IN CUAJ !! All residents and fellows worldwide welcome! Novick Award – $1,000 Prize for Best Paper 2 Poster Awards – $350 and $175 Program to be held in Chicago during…

Invitation from Ahmed Halawa,Programme Director of MSc in Renal Transplantation Science – University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
September 30, 2018

September 30, 2018

Invitation from Ahmed Halawa MSc MD PGCE MEd (Higher Education) FRCS FRCS (Gen), Consultant Transplant Surgeon, Sheffield Teaching Hospital, Senior Lecturer (Hon), University of Sheffield – University of Liverpool, Programme Director of MSc in Renal Transplantation Science – University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Renal Transplantation Science, Sci Tech Central Inc, USA<hr> Dear USTRS Members, We…

2018 Program “Take Aways” from Dr. John Barry

July 9, 2018

USTRS ANNUAL MEETING HIGHLIGHTS – MAY 21, 2018, SAN FRANCISCO BY JOHN M. BARRY, MD, IMM. PAST PRESIDENT Breakfast Hour. For minimally invasion renal surgeries, use the flank position and a retroperitoneal approach for posterior and lateral tumors, for patients who’ve had prior abdominal surgery, and obese patients. Airseal will allow constant CO2 pressure (12…