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Wednesday, December 2nd 2015

Urology Care Foundation- A Great Source of Patient Information

I recently returned from a meeting of the Technology and Publications Committee of the Urology Care Foundation.  This is the official foundation of the American Urological Association, which provides educational materials and other resources for patients. One particularly impressive resource that our committee oversees is the patient magazine called Urology Health Extra.  Here is a… Read More


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Tuesday, December 1st 2015

Welcome to Dr. Stacy Loeb’s blog!

Welcome to Dr. Stacy Loeb’s blog!  Stay tuned to this section for urology updates, research findings and conference highlights. Check the publications tab for previous research related to: prostate cancer: PSA Screening, biomarkers, genetics, epidemiology, prostate biopsy, staging, active surveillance, treatment. other urology topics: surgical technique, uro-oncology, benign disease social media


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Friday, February 14th 2020

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

New York, NY – December 17, 2019 Lecture topic: Social Media and Academics Category: Social media


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Thursday, January 30th 2020

Uppsala University

Uppsala, Sweden – January 30, 2020 Lecture Topic: International Collaboration Using Swedish Registry Data to Improve Health Category: DrugDafety, Erectile Dysfunction, Prostate Cancer


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Wednesday, January 15th 2020

NYU Perlmutter Cancer Center

8/19-8/20 Using a User-Centered Design Framework to Develop a Tailored Sleep Health Improvement Program (SHIP) for Prostate Cancer Patients and Caregivers The goal of this project is to design and test a new web-based intervention addressing the specific barriers to sleep for prostate cancer patients and caregivers.


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Wednesday, January 15th 2020

Prostate Cancer Foundation Challenge Award

1/20-12/22 Technology-enhanced AcceleRation of Germline Evaluation for Therapy – The TARGET study The goal of this project is to study the implementation of germline testing for prostate cancer.


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Wednesday, January 15th 2020

Department of Defense Health Disparity Research Award

3/20-3/23 Impact of Online Prostate Cancer Information on Health Disparities The goal of this project is to examine the impact of information on websites and social media platforms on health disparities in prostate cancer.


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Saturday, December 21st 2019

Loeb S, Taylor J, Borin JF, Mihalcea R, Perez-Rosas V, Byrne N, Chiang AL, Langford A. “Fake News: Spread of Misinformation about Urological Conditions on Social Media.” European Urology Focus. 2019 Dec 21 epub.  PMID: 31874796. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31874796


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Tuesday, December 10th 2019

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Loeb S, Salter CA, Nelson CJ, Mulhall JP, Wittmann D. “A Call to Arms: Increasing Our Understanding of the Impact of Prostate Cancer on the Sexual Health of Partners.” Journal of Sexual Medicine. 2019 Dec 10 epub. PMID: 31836299. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31836299


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Friday, November 15th 2019

Culture Leap

Malibu, CA – November 7, 2019 Lecture Topic: Role of Social Media in Science Information Category: Social media


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Friday, November 15th 2019

Clinical Oncology Society of Australia

Adelaide, Australia – November 12-14, 2019 Lecture topics: Latest developments in prostate cancer surgery and active surveillance; Promise and peril of social media for clinicians, researchers and patients Category: Prostate Cancer Treatment, Active Surveillance, Social Media


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Thursday, October 31st 2019

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Thangasamy IA, Loeb S, Sathianathen NJ, Leveridge M, Stork B, Davies BJ, Woo HH. “Evaluating the Effectiveness of an Online Journal Club: Experience from the International Urology Journal Club.” European Urology Focus. 2019 Oct 31 epub.PMID:31679867. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31679867


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Wednesday, October 16th 2019

Division of General Internal Medicine, NYU

NY, NY – October 8, 2019 Lecture Topic: The Promise and Peril of Social Media in Prostate Cancer Category: Social Media, Prostate Cancer    


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Tuesday, October 15th 2019

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Taylor J, Loeb S. “Guideline of guidelines: social media in urology.” British Journal of Urology International. 2019 Oct 20 epub. PMID: 31631471. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31631471


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Tuesday, October 15th 2019

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Butler SS, Loeb S, Cole AP, Zaslowe-Dude C, Muralidhar V, Kim DW, Schaeffer EM, Trinh QD, Nguyen PL, Mahal BA.  “United States trends in active surveillance or watchful waiting across patient socioeconomic status from 2010 to 2015. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis.”  2019 Oct 7 epub. PMID: 31591454. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31591454


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Tuesday, October 15th 2019

Inspire Seminar Series, Manhattan Veterans Affairs

NY, NY – October 17, 2019 Lecture Topic: The Promise and Peril of Social Media in Prostate Cancer Category: Social Media, Prostate Cancer    


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Tuesday, October 15th 2019

Prostate Cancer Foundation 2019 Retreat

Carlsbad, CA – October 1-4, 2019 Lecture Topics: Panel at the PCF Women’s Forum on Navigating Confidence; Moderator and Presenter about Online Information and Side Effects at PCF-Us TOO Patient Advocacy Session Category: Women In Science, Prostate Cancer, Social Media, Survivorship


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Tuesday, October 15th 2019

American Association of Clinical Urologists (AACU)

Washington DC –  October 12-14, 2019 Lecture Topic: Online Presence for Urologists, Clinical Urology in 2019 (Panel) Category: Social Media, Urology


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Tuesday, October 15th 2019

Hackensack University Medical Center Visiting Professor

Hackensack, New Jersey – October 15, 2019 Lecture Topic: Social Media in Medicine Category: Social Media


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Thursday, October 10th 2019

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Chandrasekar T, Goldberg H, Klaassen Z, Wallis CJD, Leong JY, Liem S, Teplitsky S, Noorani R, Loeb S. “Twitter and academic Urology in the United States and Canada: a comprehensive assessment of the Twitterverse in 2019.” British Journal of Urology International. 2019 Oct 10 epub. PMID: 31602782. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31602782


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Monday, September 30th 2019

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Langford AT, Roberts T, Gupta J, Orellana KT, Loeb S. “Impact of the Internet on Patient-Physician Communication.” Eur Urol Focus. 2019 Sep 30 epub. PMID: 31582312. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31582312


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Sunday, September 15th 2019

Northeastern Section of the American Urological Association

Syracuse, NY – September, 2019 Lecture topics: Reducing prostate cancer overtreatment with active surveillance; Biomarkers-  how do we use them Category: Prostate Cancer, Active Surveillance, Markers


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Tuesday, August 27th 2019

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Teoh JY, Mackenzie G, Smith M, Yuen SK, Gudaru K, Leow J, Leung CH, Ng CF, Loeb S. “Understanding the Composition of a Successful Tweet in Urology.” Eur Urol Focus. 2019 Aug 27 epub. PMID:31471219. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31471219


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Wednesday, July 24th 2019

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Loeb S, Carrick T, Frey C, Titus T. “Increasing Social Media Use in Urology: 2017 American Urological Association Survey.” European Urology Focus. 2019 Jul 24 epub. PMID: 31351900 Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31351900  


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Wednesday, July 17th 2019

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Loeb S, Cazzaniga W, Robinson D, Garmo H, Stattin P. “Opioid Use After Radical Prostatectomy: Nationwide, Population-Based Study in Sweden.” J Urol. 2019 Jul 17 epub. PMID:31584849 Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31584849


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Monday, July 15th 2019

Challenges in Laparoscopy and Robotics

Barcelona, Spain – July 3-4, 2019 Lecture Topics: Social Media in Prostate Cancer, Robotic Prostatectomy Moderation Category: prostate cancer, surgical technique, social media


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Friday, July 12th 2019

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Stork B, Loeb S. “The Urology Care Foundation – trusted online resources in an era of misinformation.” Nature Reviews Urology 2019 Jul 12 epub. PMID: 31300752 Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31300752  


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Saturday, June 15th 2019

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Loeb S, Katz MS, Stork B. “Update on the Urology Tag Ontology: Standardized Hashtags for Social Media in Urology.” Eur Urol. 2019 Jun epub. PMID: 31164252 Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31164252


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Saturday, June 15th 2019

Bill Martinez Live – Empowering Men to Take Charge of Their Life for Men’s Health Month

https://billmartinezlive.com/stacy-loeb-june-13-2019/


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Friday, May 17th 2019

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Langford A, Loeb S. “Perceived Patient-Provider Communication Quality and Sociodemographic Factors Associated With Watching Health-Related Videos on YouTube: A Cross-Sectional Analysis.” J Med Internet Res. 2019 May 17;21(5):e13512. PMID:31102372. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31102372


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Wednesday, May 15th 2019

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Becker DJ, Iyengar AD, Punekar SR, Ng J, Zaman A, Loeb S, Becker KD, Makarov D. “Treatment of Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer With Abiraterone and Enzalutamide Despite PSA Progression. “ Anticancer Res.2019 May;39(5):2467-2473. PMID: 31092441. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31092441


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Wednesday, May 15th 2019

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Loeb S.  ” Overactive Surveillance: Is “Conservative” Management for Low-risk Prostate Cancer Too Aggressive?”  Eur Urol. 2019 May epub. PMID:31060823. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31060823


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Wednesday, May 15th 2019

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Fine ND, LaPolla F, Epstein M, Loeb S, Dani H. ” Genomic Classifiers for Treatment Selection in Newly Diagnosed Prostate Cancer.”  BJU International 2019 May epub. PMID:31055874. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31055874


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Wednesday, May 15th 2019

American Urological Association 2019 Annual Meeting

Chicago, IL – May 2-5, 2019 Lecture Topics: Plenary on Top 10 Apps for Wellness, Work and Study; Prostate Cancer Update Course Category: Apps, Social Media, Prostate Cancer


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Monday, April 15th 2019

Surgery in the 3rd Millennium: The Future is Female

Milan, Italy – April 4-5, 2019 Lecture Topics: When not to do surgery: expanding active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer; Moderation for Retzius-Sparing Robotic Prostatectomy Category: Prostate Cancer, Active Surveillance, Surgical Technique


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Wednesday, February 27th 2019

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Ke Y, Taylor J, Gao L, Wang H, Zhao H, Byrne N, Modgil V, Butaney M, Makarov DV, Prabhu V, Loeb S. “Twitter response to the 2018 US Preventive Services Task Force guidelines on prostate cancer screening.” BJU International 2019 Feb 27 epub. PMID: 30811805 Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30811805


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Friday, February 15th 2019

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Drangsholt S, Walter D, Ciprut S, Lepor A, Sedlander E, Curnyn C, Loeb S, Malloy P, Winn AN, Makarov DV. ” Quantifying downstream impact of inappropriate staging imaging in a cohort of veterans with low- and intermediate-risk incident prostate cancer.” Urologic Oncology 2019 Feb;37(2):145-149. PMID: 30578160. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30578160


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Wednesday, January 30th 2019

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Loeb S, Taylor J, Butaney M, Byrne NK, Gao L, Soule HR, Miyahira AK. “Twitter-based Prostate Cancer Journal Club (#ProstateJC) Promotes Multidisciplinary Global Scientific Discussion and Research Dissemination.” European Urology 2019 Jan 30 epub. PMID: 30711329. Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30711329  


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Tuesday, January 15th 2019

Hot Topics in Uro-Oncology

Zurich, Switzerland – January 25, 2019 Lecture Topic: Prostate Cancer Screening in the Era of MRI and Novel Biomarkers Category: Prostate Cancer, MRI, Screening, Markers


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Wednesday, January 9th 2019

University of California San Francisco Urology Grand Rounds

San Francisco, CA  – January 9, 2019 Lecture Topic: Social Media in Urology Category: Social Media


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Saturday, December 15th 2018

Henry Ford Vattikuti Urology Institute Visiting Professor

Detroit, MI – December 11-12, 2018 Lecture topics: Active Surveillance, Social Media Category: Prostate cancer, active surveillance, social media


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Friday, November 30th 2018

Association of Academic European Urologists (AAEU) Meeting

Rome, Italy . November 30, 2018 Lecture Topic: Prostate Cancer Journal Club #ProstateJC on Twitter Category: Social Media, Prostate Cancer


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