James F. Donovan Jr., MD

Professor of Urology
Chief, Division of Urology
Urology Residency Program Director

FELLOWSHIP
1986 Baylor College of Medicine, Male Infertility

RESIDENCY
1979-1982 Northwestern Memorial Hospital, General Surgery
1982 Evanston Hospital, General Surgery
1982-1983 Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Urology
1983-1984 Northwestern Memorial Hospital, General Surgery
1984-1985 Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Urology
1985 Children’s Memorial Hospital, Urology
1985-86 VA Lakeside Hospital (NMH), Urology

INTERNSHIP
1978-79 Northwestern Memorial Hospital, General Surgery

MEDICAL SCHOOL
1978 Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois

UNDERGRADUATE
1974 University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado (Magna cum laude)

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS
1/2/2004-present - Director, Division of Urology, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
1/2/2004-present - Professor of Surgery, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
05/2008-present - Co-Director, Endourologic, Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery Fellowship Program, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
1/2/2004-5/2008 - Director, Endourologic, Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery Fellowship Program, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
7/1/1997-12/2003 - Director Urologic Laparoscopy and Endourology, Department of Urology, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center
8/1/1996-12/2003 - Professor of Urology, University of Oklahoma, College of Medicine
7/1/1992-7/31/1996 - Associate Professor of Urology, University of Iowa, College of Medicine
7/1/1986-6/30/1992 - Assistant Professor of Urology, University of Iowa, College of Medicine
7/1/1985-6/30/1986 - Instructor of UrologyNorthwestern University Medical School

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS
American Board of Urology
American Board of Surgery
                                                                                               
MEDICAL LICENSURE
19965                     Oklahoma License Number
25578                     Iowa License Number
83665                     Ohio License Number

HOSPITAL PRIVILEGES
2004-present           Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
2004-present           Bethesda Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
2004-present           Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
2004-present           Veterans Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
2004-present           Deaconess Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
2004-present           Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
2004-present           University Pointe, Cincinnati, OH
2004-present           The Urology Center, Cincinnati, OH
2003-present           University Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

EDITORIAL/REVIEWER RESPONSIBILITIES
Associate Editor      Laparoscopic Urology, Clayman and McDougall, eds.
Associate Editor      Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, Gomella, Kozminski, and Winfield, eds.
Ad Hoc Editor         Journal of Urology, Investigative Urology, Fertility Sterility, Journal of Endourology

REVIEWER FOR Ph.D. DISSERTATION

Performance, Workload, Stress, and Coping Profiles in First year Medical Students’ Interaction with the Endoscopic/Laparoscopic and Robot-Assisted Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques.  Dissertation submitted to the Division of Research and Advanced Studies of the University of Cincinnati in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the Department of Psychology of the College of Arts and Sciences.  Martina I. Klein, M.A. University of Cincinnati B.A. Hawaii Pacific University, May 2008

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

2008-present           The Society of Urologic Oncology
2006-present           Ohio State Medical Association Academy of Medicine
2006-2009               Ohio Urological Society Board of Directors
2005-present           Central Surgical Association
2000-present           Urologic Society for Transplantation and Vascular Surgery
1996-2004               South Central Section of the American Urological Association
1995-present           Society for the Study of Male Reproduction
1995-present           Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons
1993-present           Societe Internationale Urologie
1992-present           American Urological Association
1991-present           North Central Section of the American Urological Association
1990-present           American College of Surgeons
1988-present           Society of University Urologists
1988-present           Society for Basic Urologic Research
1986-present           American Association for the Advancement of Science

COMMITTEE APPOINTMENTS

University Hospital, Cincinnati
2007-present           Patient Safety committee
2006-present           Physician Leadership Task Force
2004-present           Patient Care Committee

University of Cincinnati School of Medicine
2005-present           Grievance Committee
2004-present           Program Directors Committee

University Pointe Hospital
2008-present           EMR Physicians Advisory Council

PUBLICATIONS

Berman, D., J.F. Donovan, Jr., D. Assimos, and V.J. O'Conor.  Transurethral removal of migrated indwelling ureteral stent:  A new technique.  J. Urol., 130:765, 1983.

Smith, D., J.F. Donovan, Jr., R. Vogelzang, and H. Neiman.  Intraoperative ultrasound of the pancreas. Am. J. Radiol., 144:557-567, 1985.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and M. Maizels.  Transplantation of the prepuce in twins - another adjunct to correction of hypospadias.  J. Urol., 136:1077-1079, 1986.

Maizels, M., M. Zaontz, J.F. Donovan, Jr., P. Bushneck, and C. Firlit.  Surgical correction of the buried penis.  Description of classification system and technique to correct disorder.  J. Urol., 136:268-271, 1986.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and W.E. Kaplan.  Therapy of genital dog bite.  J. Urol., 141:1163-1165, 1989.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., H.N. Winfield, and R.D. Williams.  Construction of the intestinal stoma with an intraluminal stapling device.  J. Urol., 142:279-1281, 1989.

Hammitt, D., E. Bedia, P. Rogers, C. Syrop, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R. Williams.  Comparison of motility stimulants for cryopreserved human semen.  Fertil. Steril., 52(3): 495-502, 1989.

Hammitt, D., C. Syrop, S. Hahn, D. Walker, C. Butkowski, and J.F. Donovan, Jr.  Clinical results of the in vitro fertilization (IVF) and gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT) program at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.  J. In Vitro Fertil. Embryo Trans., 6(5):316-317, 1989.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., D.M. Lubaroff, and R.D. Williams.  Immunotherapy of prostate cancer.  Probl. Urol., 4:489-505, 1990

Hammitt, D.G., C.H. Syrop, S. Hahn, D. Walker, C. Butkowski, and J.F. Donovan, Jr.  Comparison of concurrent pregnancy rates for in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET), pronuclear stage embryo transfer (PROST), and gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT).  Hum. Reprod., 5:947-955, 1990

Kwon, E.D., J.F. Donovan, Jr., H. Schedl, and R.D. Williams.  Replacement of lost renal function: Solute flux and coupled urea nitrogen and hydrogen ion excretion in the jejunal reservoir/urease system. Surg. Forum, 42:691-693, 1991.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, Jr., W.A. See, S. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Urologic laparoscopic surgery.  J. Urol., 146:941-948, 1991

Donovan, J.F., Jr.  Legal issues in laparoscopy.  Contemp. Urol., 4(6):74-81, 1992.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation with the Nd:YAG laser.  J. Endourol., 6(2):165-171, 1992.

Donovan, J.F. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation.  J. Urol., 147(1):77-81, 1992.

Dreicer, R., J.F. Donovan, Jr., G.O. Lund, J.A. Benda, and R.L. DeGowin.  Para-neoplastic erythrocytosis in a young adult with an erythropoietin producing Wilm's tumor.  Am. J. Med., 93:229230, 1992.

Kwon, E.D., H.P. Schedl, J.F. Donovan, R.A. Carson, and R.D. Williams.  Transport properties of an in situ jejunal reservoir in dogs.  Am. J. Physiol., 262(3 Pt 2):F517-22, 1992.

Winfield, H.N. and J.F. Donovan.  Laparoscopic varicocelectomy.  Semin. Urol., 10(3):152-60, 1992.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, W.A. See, S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection for genitourinary malignancies:  Indications, techniques, and results.  J. Endourol., 6(2):103-111, 1992.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and B.J.V. Voorhis.  Legal issues in operative laparoscopy.  Contemp. Obstet. & Gynecol., 38(8):31-39, 1993.

See, W.A., R.J. Fisher, H.N. Winfield, and J.F. Donovan.  Laparoscopic surgical training:  Effectiveness and impact on urological surgical practice patterns.  J. Urol., 149(5):1054-7, 1993

Stanley, K.E., H.N. Winfield, J. Donovan, James F., and B. Fallon.  Laparoscopic nephrectomy in the setting of crossed fused renal ectopia.  Urology, 42(October):375-378, 1993.

Stanley, K.E., H.N. Winfield, J.F. Donovan, and B. Fallon.  Laparoscopic nephrectomy in crossed fused renal ectopia.  Urology, 42(4):375-8, 1993.

Winfield, H.N. and J.F. Donovan.  Ligating varicoceles through the laparoscope.  Contemp. Urol., 5(9):19-26, 1993.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, A.S. Godet, and R.V. Clayman.  Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy:  Initial case report for benign disease.  J. Endourol., 7(6):521-6,  1993.

Donovan, J., Jr.  Laparoscopic varix ligation [editorial].  Urology, 44(4):467-9, 1994.

Hade, D.K., J. James F. Donovan, E.D. Kwon, J.B. Stokes, M.P. Bertholf, M.J. Flanigan, and H.P. Schedl.  The use of rhein to augment fluid and electrolyte secretion in the continent jejunal reservoir.  Surg. Forum, 45:791-794, 1994.

Kwon, E.D., H.P. Schedl, and J. Donovan, Jr.  Deoxycholate effects on plasma solute clearance by gut perfusion in dog.  J. Surg. Res., 57(5):549-55, 1994.

Sandlow, J.I. and J.F. Donovan.  The infertile couple [letter; comment].  N. Engl. J. Med., 330(16):1155, 1994.

Stanley, K.E., H.N. Winfield, and J.F. Donovan.  Urologic laparoscopy.  Surg. Annual., 26:67-88, 1994.

Stanley, K.E., H.N. Winfield, and J.F. Donovan, Jr.  Laparoscopic varicocele ligation.  Surg. Rounds, 17(2):109-116, 1994.

Cooper, C.S., M.B. Cohen, and J.F. Donovan.  Splenectomy complicating left nephrectomy.  J. Urol., 155:30-36, 1994.

Donovan, J.F., Jr.  Microscopic vasovasostomy:  Current practice and future trends.  Microsurgery, 16(5):325-332, 1995.

Lund, G.O., H.N. Winfield, and J.F. Donovan.  Laparoscopically assisted penile revascularization for vasculogenic impotence.  J. Urol., 153:1923-1926, 1995.

Winfield, H.N. and J.F. Donovan.  Laparoscopic surgery in urology.  AUA Today,  8(12):17-19, 1995.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, G.O. Lund, K.J. Kreder, K.E. Stanley, B.P. Brown, S.A. Loening, and R.V. Clayman.  Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy:  Initial experience and comparison to the open surgical approach.  J. Urol., 153(5):1409-1414, 1995.

Winfield, H.N., : Laparoscopic urologic surgery- the financial realities. Surg Oncol Clin N Am 4(2): 307-314 (1995

Kwon, E.D., J.F. Donovan, and H.P. Schedl.  Physical determinants of solute and water clearance by the perfused dog jejunum.  J. Surg. Res., 61(1): 215-220 (1996).

Glascock, J. M., Winfield, H. N., Lund, G. O., Donovan, J. F., Ping, S. T., Griffiths, D. L.: Carbon dioxide homeostasis during transperitoneal or extraperitoneal laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy: a real-time intraoperative comparison. J Endourol 10(4): 319-323.

Sandlow, J., Donovan, J., Sparks, A., Syrop, C., Van Voorhis, B., Stovall, D. : Microsurgical epididymal sperm aspiration. Iowa Med 86(9): 367-368 (1996)

Donovan, J.F., Jr., J.P. Lavelle, M. Brown, J.B. Stokes, H.P. Schedl, and E.D. Kwon.  Effects of dialysate osmolality upon fluid and solute flux in the canine continent jejunal reservoir.  (In Preparation)

Lavelle, J.P., J.F. Donovan, Jr., J.B. Stokes, H.P. Schedl, E.D. Kwon, and R.D. Williams.  Jejunal reservoir dialysis:  Investigation of factors influencing ammonium trapping.  (In Preparation)

Cooper, C.S., E.D. Kwon, and J.F. Donovan.  Traumatic ureteroduodenal fistula.  Journal of Trauma 41(3): 553-555 (1996).

Donovan, J.F., Jr., D.K. Hade, J.P. Lavelle, and E.D. Kwon.  Continent small intestine reservoir construction:  A tapered intussusceptum promotes sustained continence.  World J. Urol 14(6): 370-374 (1996). 

Winfield, H.N., J. Donovan, James F., and K.E. Stanley.  Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for stage A nonseminomatous cancer of testis.  (In Press)

Cooper, C.S., K. Rier, J.F. Donovan, Jr.: Pyeloduodenal fistula associated with utereropelvic junction obstruction. Surgery 121(3): 355-6 (1997).

Donovan, J.F., et al., Laparoscopic nephrectomy of a horseshoe kidney. J Endourol, 1997. 11(3): p. 181-4.

Cooper, C. S., Donovan, J. F., Terrell, R. B., Cohen, M. B., Winfield, H. N.: Hip and knee replacement as a relative contraindication to laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection. J Urol 158(1): 128-130 (1997).

Lund, G.O., Winfield, H. N., Donovan, J. F., See, W. A., Loening, S. A., Williams, R. D. : Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection following definitive radiotherapy for carcinoma of the prostate. J. Urol. 157(2): 548-551 (1997).

Gill, I. S., Clayman, R. V., Albala, D. M., Aso, Y., Chiu, A. W., Das, S., Donovan, J. F., Fuchs, G. J., Gaur, D. D., Go, H., Gomella, L. G., Grune, M. T., Harewood, L. M., Janetschek, G., Knapp, P. M., McDougall, E. M., Nakada, S. Y., Preminger, G. M., Puppo, P., Rassweiler, J. J., Royce, P. L., Thomas, R., Urban, D. A., Winfield, H. N.: Retropertitoneal and pelvic extraperitoneal laparoscopy: an international perspective. Urology 52(4): 566-571 (1998).

Donovan, J.F., Jr, et al.: Comparison of microscopic epididymall sperm aspiration and intracytoplasmic sperm injection/ in-vitro fertilization with repeat microscopic reconstruction following vasectomy: is second attempt vas reversal worth the effort? Hum Reprod 13(2): 387-393 (1998).

Donovan, J.F., Jr., DiBaise, M., Spartks, A.E., Kessler, J., Sandlow, J.I.: Comparison of microscopic epididymal sperm aspiration and intracytoplasmic sperm injection/in-vitro fertilization with repeat microscopic reconstruction following vasectomy:  is second attempt vas reversal worth the effort?  J.Human Reprod 13 (2): 387-93 (1998).

Colegrove, P.M., H.N. Winfield, J.F. Donovan, Jr, and W.A. See: Laparoscopic practice patterns among North American urologists 5 years after formal training. J. Urol. 161(3): 881-886 (1999).

Lee, M. and J.F. Donovan, Laparoscopic omentectomy for salvage of peritoneal dialysis catheters. J Endourol, 2002. 16(4): p. 241-4.

Moore, D.K., E.E. Kwon, and J.F. Donovan, Continent jejunal reservoir dialysis for end-stage renal disease: is it possible? J Endourol, 2002. 16(8): p. 575-80.

Colvert, J., J.F. Donovan, and E.N.S. Samara: Use of an ectopic pelvic kidney for renal transplantation. (Submitted)

Lee, M., and J.F. Donovan, Jr.: Pheochromocytoma in pregnancy complicated by HELPS syndrome.

Metwalli, A.R., Davis, R.G., Donovan, J.F.  Visual impairment after laparoscopic donor nephrectomy.  J Endourol, 18(9) 888-90 (2004).

Tilak, M.D., Proctor, S.M., Donovan, J.F., Jr. Fitch, J.C.  Extravascular placement of a central venous catheter in the mediastinum.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth:  18(1) 75-77 (2004).

Gaitonde K., Roesel G.C., Donovan J.F.  Novel Technique of Retrograde Ureteral Stenting During Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty.  J of EndoUro, Jan 2008.

Klein I. Martina, Warm S. Joel, Riley A. Michael, Matthews Gerald, Gaitonde Krishnanath and Donovan F. James.  Perceptual Distortions Produce Multidimensional Stress Profiles in Novice Users of an Endoscopic Surgery Simulator.  Human Factors, Vol.50, No. 2, April 2008, pp.291-300

BOOK CHAPTERS

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and L.I. Lipshultz.  Chapter 25:  Infection and Infertility.  In:  Contemporary Management of Impotence and Infertility, (E.A. Tanagho, Ed.), Williams and Wilkins, pp. 268-276, 1987.

Williams, R.D., J.F. Donovan, Jr., and E.A. Tanagho.  Chapter 42:  Urology.  In:  Current Surgical Diagnosis and Treatment, (L.W. Way, Ed.), Lange Medical Publishers:  San Mateo, California,  pp. 825-884, 1988.

Miller, J., J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Evaluation and treatment of stage A prostate cancer.  In:  Treatment Perspectives in Urologic Oncology, (R.D. Williams, Ed.), Pergamon Press: New York, N.Y., pp. 113-134, 1990.

Williams, R.D. and J.F. Donovan, Jr.  Chapter 42:  Urology.  In:  Current Surgical Diagnosis and Treatment, (L.W. Way, Ed.), Lange Medical Publishers: San Mateo, California, pp. 886-949, 1991.

Winfield, H.N. and J. Donovan, James F.  Laparoscopic Varix Ligation.  In:  Seminars in Urology, (J. Vaughan, E. D., Ed.), W. B. Saunders: Philadelphia, pp. 152-160, 1992.

Donovan, J., James F.  Laparoscopic Varix Ligation.  In:  Atlas of the Urologic Clinics of North America Urologic Laparoscopic Surgery, (H.N. Winfield, Ed.), W.B. Saunders Company: Philadelphia, pp. 15-32, 1993.

Donovan, J., James F.  Varix ligation:  Laparoscopy and Nd:YAG laser.  In:  Laparoskopische Urologie, (D. Fahlenkamp and S.A. Loening, Eds.), Blackwell Wissenschaft: Berlin, Germany, pp. 27-42, 1993.

Donovan, J., James F., Laparoskopische Varikozelenligatur.  In:  Laparo-endoskopische Chirurgie, (I.B. Brune and K. Schonleben, Eds.), Vans Marseille Verlag: Munich, Germany, pp. 385-395, 1993.

Donovan, J., James F.  Laparoscopic Varix Ligation.  In:  Laparoscopic Urology, (R.V. Clayman and E. M. McDougall, Eds.), Quality Medical Publishing, Inc.: St. Louis, pp. 260-271, 1993.

Donovan, J., James F. and J. Kessler.  Reimbursement for Urologic Laparoscopic Procedures.  In:  Laparoscopic Urology, (R.V. Clayman and E.M. McDougall, Eds.), Quality Medical Publishing, Inc.: St. Louis, pp. 395-401, 1993.

Donovan, J.F., Jr.  Laparoscopic varix ligation.  In:  Laparoscopic Urology, (R.V. Clayman, et al., Eds.), Quality Medical Publishing, Inc.: St. Louis, pp. 260-271, 1993.

Donovan, J.F., Jr.  Laparoscopic Varix Ligation.  In:  Lapro-Endoskopische Chirugie, (I.B. Brune and K. Schonleben, Eds.), Hans Marseille Verlag GmbH Munchen: NA, pp. NA, 1993.

Donovan, J., James F.  Laparoskopische varikozelenligatur.  In:  Padiatrische Praxis, (W. Stogmann and G.F. Wundisch, Eds.), Hans Marseille Verlag: Munich, Germany, pp. 685-695, 1993/94.

Donovan, J., James F.  Legal Issues in Laparoscopy.  In:  Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, (L.G. Gomella, M. Kozminski, and H.N. Winfield, Eds.), Raven Press: New York, pp. 269-275, 1994.

Donovan, J., James F.  Laparoscopic Varix Ligation.  In:  Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, (L.G. Gomella, M. Kozminski, and H.N. Winfield, Eds.), Raven Press: New York, pp. 137-149, 1994.

Stanley, K.E., H.N. Winfield, and J. Donovan, James F.  1994 Surgery Annual. (Nyhus, Ed.), 26: pp. 67-88, 1994.

Winfield, H.N. and J. Donovan, James F.  Marsupialization of Simple Renal Cysts.  In:  Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, (L.G. Gomella, M. Kozminski, and H.N. Winfield, Eds.), Raven Press: New York, pp. 169-174, 1994.

Winfield, H.N., J. Donovan, James F., and R.V. Clayman.  Partial Nephrectomy.  In:  Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, (L.G. Gomella, M. Kozminski, and H.N. Winfield, Eds.), Reven Press: New York, pp. 163-167, 1994.

Donovan, J.F.  Laparoscopic varix ligation.  In:  Advances in Laparoscopic Urology, (D. Fahlenkamp, S.A. Loening, and H.N. Winfield, Eds.), Blackwell Science: Berlin, Germany, pp. 47-57, 1995.

Donovan, J.F., C. Cooper, E.D. Kwon, J.I. Sandlow, and A.E.T. Sparks.  Preservation of fertility in the testicular cancer patient:  Considerations before and after cancer therapy.  In:  Hoden-tumoren Testis Cancer: Charite Symposium, (D. Schnorr, S.A. Loening, and L. Weissbach, Eds.), Blackwell Wissenschafts-Verlag: Berlin, Germany, pp. 93-104, 1995.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, S.A. Troxel, and T.M. Rashid.  Laparoscopic urologic surgery:  The financial realities.  In:  Surgical Oncology Clinics, (M. Philip M. Walther, Ph.D., Ed.), W.B. Saunders Company: Philadelphia, pp. 307-315, 1995.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., E.D. Kwon, and J.I. Sandlow.  The laparoscopic varix ligation.  In:  Textbook of Operative Urology, (F.F. Marshall, et al., Eds.), W.B. Saunders Company: Philadelphia, PA, pp. 156-163, 1996.

Isacksen, R.R., J.C. Albala, J.F. Donovan, and D.M. Albala.  Informed consent and related legal issues in laparoscopic surgery.  In:  Smith's Textbook of Endourology, (A.D. Smith, et al., Eds.), Quality Medical Publishing, Inc.: St. Louis, MO, pp. 112-117, 1996.

Kwon, E.D., J.I. Sandlow, and J.F. Donovan.  Varix ligation.  In:  Smith's Textbook of Endourology, (A.D. Smith, et al., Eds.), Quality Medical Publishing, Inc.: St. Louis, MO, pp. 894-903, 1996.

Sandlow, J.I., J.F. Donovan, Jr, and E.D. Kwon.  Laparoscopic varix ligation.  In:  Textbook of Endourology, (R.E. Sosa, A. Jenkins, and D.M. Albala, Eds.), WB Saunders: Philadelphia, PA.  pp. 462-468, 1997.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and de Badajoz, E.S.  Laparoscopic varix ligation.  In:  Glenn's Urologic Surgery, (S.D. Graham, et al., Eds.), Lippincott-Raven Publishers: Philadelphia, PA.  pp. 1019-1024, 1998.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and R.D. Williams.  Urology.  In:  Current Surgical Diagnosis and Treatment, (L.W. Way, Ed.), Appleton and Lange: San Mateo, CA.  (In press)

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and Anderson, B. Current techniques in laparoscopic varix ligation. In: Glenn’s Urologic Surgery. (S.D. Graham, L.G. Gomella, et al., Eds.), Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Publishers: Philadelphia, PA. In press.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., M. Lee, and A. Metwalli: Laparoscopy of the spermatic cord and related structures: varix ligation, inguinal hernia, abdominal wall hernia. In Minmally Invasive Urological Surgery, Martin Dunitz Publishers, London. In press.

Donovan, J.F., Metwalli, A.R, Abel, M.J.  Laparoscopic Treatments of Benign Testicular Disorders and Hernias in Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery  (Eds. Moore, Bishoff, Loening, and Docimo) 2005:  333-349

Metwalli AB, Metwalli AR and Donovan JF, Jr. “Informed consent and related legal issues in laparoscopic surgery” Smith’s Textbook of Endourology, 2nd Edition (Editors:  A.D. Smith, G. Badlani, D. Bagley, et al.)  pp 57-59 2007

ABSTRACTS/PRESENTATIONS/GUEST LECTURER 

Donovan, J.F., Jr., C.F. Firlit, and M. Maizels.  Transplantation of the prepuce:  Another adjunct to the correction of hypospadias.  59th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Palm Beach, Florida, 1985.

Miller, J.S., C.F. Lynch, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Natural history of stage A cancer of the prostate.  61st Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Detroit, Michigan, 1987.

Willoughby, B.L., J.F. Donovan, Jr., and W.T.C. Yuh.  Diagnosis of obstructed ejaculatory ducts by MRI:  Application of MRI to male infertility.  61st Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Detroit, Michigan, 1987.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., J.R. Fuller, and R.D. Williams.  Indwelling corporal drug delivery system.  62nd Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Orlando, Florida, 1988.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., E.V. Kramolowsky, and R.D. Williams.  Modifications in technique:  Use of stapling devices to construct the continent ileocecal urinary reservoir (video).  AUA 83rd Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts:  Journal of Urology, 1988.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., M.R. Zaontz, A.H. Chaviano, M. Maizels, and C.F. Firlit.   Symptomatic yo-yo reflux:  A real treatable entity in children.  AUA 83rd Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts:  Journal of Urology, 1988.

Fuller, J.R., J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Indwelling drug delivery system.  AUA 83rd Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts:  Journal of Urology, 1988.

Lubaroff, D.M., J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Pre-clinical studies of tumor infiltrating lymphocytes in genitourinary tumors.  AUA 83rd Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts:  Journal of Urology, 1988.

Miller, J.S., J.F. Donovan, Jr., C.F. Lynch, and R.D. Williams.  The natural history of stage A carcinoma of the prostate.  AUA 83rd Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts:  Journal of Urology, 1988.

Donovan, J., James F., H.N. Winfield, and R.D. Williams.  Construction of the intestinal stoma with an intraluminal stapling device.  Journal of Urology, 142:1279-1989.

Donovan, J., James F., H.N. Winfield, and R.D. Williams.  Construction of the intestinal conduit stoma using the intraluminal circular stapler.  American Urological Association, Dallas, Texas, 1989.

Donovan, J., James F., H.N. Winfield, and R.D. Williams.  Construction of the intestinal stoma with an intraluminal stapling device.  63rd Annual North Central Urological Section, Chicago, Illinois, 1989.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., H. Ghanem, J.R. Fuller, and R.D. Williams.  Indwelling drug delivery system for the treatment of male sexual dysfunction.  AUA 84th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas:  Journal of Urology, 1989.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., D.M. Lubaroff, M. Andrews, and R.D. Williams.  Tumor destructive effector cells in adoptive immunotherapy of prostate cancer.  63rd Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Chicago, Illinois, 1989.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., H.N. Winfield, and R.D. Williams.  Construction of the intestinal stoma with an intraluminal stapling device.  63rd Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Chicago, Illinois, 1989.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., H.N. Winfield, and R.D. Williams.  Construction of the intestinal conduit stoma using the intraluminal circular stapler.  AUA 84th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas: Journal of Urology, 1989.

Kwon, E.D., H.P. Schedl, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Hyperthermic intestinal irrigation as a means of replacing renal excretory function:  Clearance of solute and water in response to physiologic and pharmacologic alterations in mucosal blood flow.  63rd Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Chicago, Illinois, 1989.

Kwon, E.D., H.P. Schedl, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Intestinal irrigation as a means of replacing renal excretory function:  Effects of augmented mucosal permeability upon clearance of plasma solutes.  63rd Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA. 1989. Chicago, Illinois, 1989.

Kwon, E.D., H.P. Schedl, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Replacement of renal excretory function through in situ intestinal irrigation: Preliminary investigation into factors influencing solute and water movement.  63rd Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Chicago, Illinois, 1989.

Kwon, E.D., H.P. Schedl, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Effects of sodium deoxycholate (NaDC) on clearance of electrolytes, urea nitrogen (BUN), uric acid (UA), and creatinine (CR) from loops of dog jejunum.  AUA 84th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas:  Journal of Urology, 1989.

Lubaroff, D.M., M.P. Andrews, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Augmentation of tumor infiltrating cells' proliferation and cytotoxic activities.  AUA 84th Annual Meeting. 1989. Dallas, Texas:  Journal of Urology, 1989.

Kwon, E.D., H.P. Schedl, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  In vivo perfusion as a means of replacing renal excretory function:  Physical factors influencing plasma solute and water clearance.  AUA 85th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana:  Journal of Urology, 1990.

Kwon, E.D., H.P. Schedl, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Organ substitution for impaired renal excretory function:  Coupled urea nitrogen and hydrogen ion extraction using the jejunal reservoir/urease systems.  64th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1990.

Turner, J.W., K.J. Ryan, and J.F. Donovan.  Laser-assisted vasovasostomy - University of Iowa.  64th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1990.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, Jr., K.J. Ryan, S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.   Laparoscopic surgery - new urologic frontier.  64th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1990.

Donovan, J., James F. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation for infertility.   22nd Congress of the Society of International Urologists, Seville, Spain, 1991.

Donovan, J., James F. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation.  65th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section, American Urological Association, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1991.

Donovan, J., James F. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation.  86th American Urological Association Annual Meeting. 1991. Toronto, Canada.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., E.D. Kwon, H.P. Schedl, J.B. Stokes, and R.D. Williams.  Secretory activity of a dog jejunal segment configured as a reservoir.  75th Annual Meeting of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, Atlanta, Georgia:  FASEB Journal, 1991.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., E.D. Kwon, H.P. Schedl, J.B. Stokes, and R.D.  Williams.  The continent jejunal reservoir:  Spontaneous secretions and microbiology.  22nd Congress of the Societe Internationale d'Urologie, Seville, Spain, 1991.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation.  AUA 86th Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario:  Journal of Urology, 1991.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation (video).  AUA 86th Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario:  Journal of Urology, 1991.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation- the movie (video).  65th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1991.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and H.N. Winfield. Laparoscopic varix ligation.  22nd Congress of the Societe Internationale d'Urologie, Seville, Spain, 1991.

Kwon, E.D., J.F. Donovan, Jr., H.P. Schedl, and R.D. Williams.  Replacement of lost renal function:  Solute flux and coupled urea nitrogen and hydrogen ion excretion in the jejunal reservoir/ urease system.  American College of Surgeons 77th Annual Clinical Congress - The Surgical Forum, Chicago, Illinois, 1991.

Kwon, E.D., J.F. Donovan, Jr., H.P. Schedle, and R.D. Williams.  Enteral neokidney: solute flux characteristics of the jejunal reservoir and coupled urea nitrogen and hydrogen ion excretion by the jejunal reservoir/urease system.  AUA 86th Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario:  Journal of Urology, 1991.

Kwon, E.D., E.R. Sargent, and J.F. Donovan, Jr.  Transvasal injection of methylene blue and fluorescein dyes: An alternative to intraoperative vasogram to document distal vasal patency.  65th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1991.

Kwon, E.D., H.P. Schedl, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and R.D. Williams.  Plasma solute fluxes during luminal perfusion of the jejunum in the dog.  75th Annual Meeting of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, Atlanta, Georgia:  FASEB Journal, 1991.

Lund, G.O., J.F. Donovan, Jr., and G.F. Dibona.  Tissue vs. host dependence in age-related compensatory renal growth.  65th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1991.

Soper, T.H., J.F. Donovan, Jr., E.D. Kwon, R.D. Williams, and H.P. Schedl.  The continent jejunal reservoir: Spontaneous secretions and microbiology.  65th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1991.

Winfield, H.N., J. Donovan, James F., W.A. See, S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Laparoscopic surgery in complicated patients - The use of the Hasson cannula.  Proceedings of the Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy, Boston, Massachusetts, 1991.

Winfield, H.N., J. Donovan, James F., W.A. See, S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.   Urologic Laparoscopic Surgery.  Journal of Urology, 146:941-948, 1991.

Winfield, H.N., W.A. See, J. Donovan, James F., S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection:  A minimally invasive staging procedure.  22nd Congress of the Society of International Urologists, Seville, Spain, 1991.

Winfield, H.N., W.A. See, J. Donovan, James F., S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection:  A new staging technique for cancer of the prostate.  9th World Congress of Endourology and ESWL, Vienna, Austria, 1991.

Winfield, H.N., W.A. See, J. Donovan, James F., S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  A new cancer staging technique:  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection.  86th American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, 1991.

Winfield, H.N., W.A. See, J.F. Donovan, Jr., S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection: A minimally invasive staging procedure.  22nd Congress of the Societe Internationale d'Urologie, Seville, Spain, 1991.

Winfield, H.N., W.A. See, J.F. Donovan, Jr., S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection (video).  AUA 86th Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario: Journal of Urology, 1991.

Winfield, H.N., W.A. See, J.F. Donovan, Jr., S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection for cancer of the prostate.  65th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1991.

Donovan, J., James F. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation with ND: YAG laser.  Proceedings of the 87th Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, Washington, D.C., 1991.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., G.O. Lund, and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic hernia repair coincident with laparoscopic urology procedures.  Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy, Dublin, Ireland, 1992.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and H.N. Winfield.  Varix ligation: Laparoscopy and Nd:YAG laser.  66th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Dorado, Puerto Rico, 1992.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation with Nd:YAG laser: The movie (video).  AUA 87th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.:  Journal of Urology, 1992.

Donovan, J.F., Jr. and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic varix ligation with Nd:YAG laser.  AUA 87th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.:  Journal of Urology, 1992.

Donovan, J.F., Jr., H.N. Winfield, and G.O. Lund.  Laparoscopic hernia repair coincident with laparoscopic urologic procedures.  Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy Fourth International Meeting, Dublin, Ireland: Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1992.

Farage, Y., A. Godet, J.F. Donovan, Jr., and H.N. Winfield.  Advanced laparoscopic techniques in the animal model (video).  AUA 87th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.:  Journal of Urology, 1992.

Lund, G.O. and J.F. Donovan.  Laparoscopic hernia repair coincident with laparoscopic urologic procedures.  66th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Dorado, Puerto Rico, 1992.

See, W.A., R.L. Fischer, H.N. Winfield, and J.F. Donovan, Jr.  Laparoscopic surgical training: effectiveness and impact on urologic surgical practice patterns.  AUA 87th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.:  Journal of Urology, 1992.

See, W.A., R.J. Fisher, and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic surgical training:  Effectiveness and impact on urologic surgical practice patterns.  66th Annual Meeting of the North Central Section of the AUA, Dorado, Puerto Rico, 1992.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, R.V. Clayman, and A.S. Godet.  Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy.   Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy, Dublin, Ireland, 1992.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, Jr., A.S. Godet, and R.V. Clayman.  Human laparoscopic partial nephrectomy - case report.  10th World Congress on Endourology and ESWL / 8th Annual Research Symposium on ESWL, Singapore, 1992.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, A.S. Godet, and R.V. Clayman.  Human laparoscopic partial nephrectomy- case report.  Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy Fourth International Meeting, Dublin, Ireland:  Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1992.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, Jr, and S.A. Loening.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection following external beam radiotherapy or interstitial gold seed implantation.  10th World Congress on Endourology and ESWL / 8th Annual Research Symposium on ESWL, Singapore, 1992.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, Jr., and S.A. Loening.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection following external beam radiotherapy or interstitial gold seed implantation.  Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy Fourth International Meeting, Dublin, Ireland:  Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1992.

Winfield, H.N., W.A. See, J.F. Donovan, A. Godet, Y.M. Farage, S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Comparative effectiveness and safety of Laparoscopic versus open pelvic lymph node dissection for cancer of the prostate.  AUA 87th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.:  Journal of Urology, 1992.

Griebling, T.L., H.N. Winfield, J.F. Donovan, Jr., W.A. See, S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Immediate versus delayed radical prostatectomy (RP) after laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection (LPLND) for prostate cancer.  Journal of Urology, 149(4):380A, 1993.

Lavelle, J.P., J.F. Donovan, Jr., E.D. Kwon, J.B. Stokes, and H.P. Schedl.  Jejunal reservoir dialysis: Investigation of factors influencing ammonium trapping.  Journal of Urology, 149(4):501A, 1993.

Lund, G.O., J.F. Donovan, Jr., and G.F. DiBona.  Tissue versus host dependence in age-related compensatory renal growth.  Journal of Urology, 149(4):501A, 1993.

Stanley, K.E., H.N. Winfield, and J.F. Donovan.  Laparoscopic marsupialization of renal cysts.  Journal of Urology, 149(4):452A, 1993.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, Jr., R.V. Clayman, and A.S. Godet.  Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy - human applicability.  Journal of Urology, 149(4)417A, 1993.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, Jr., R.V. Clayman, and A.S. Godet.  Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy (video).  Journal of Urology, 149(4):205A, 1993.

Winfield, H.N., W.A. See, J.F. Donovan, Jr., S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection for cancer of the prostate:  Predictors of node positivity.  Journal of Urology, 149(4):451A, 1993.

Donovan, J.F., H.N. Winfield, K.E. Stanley, D. Fahlenkamp, and S.A. Loening.  Laparoscopic dissection of seminal vesicles in preparation for perineal prostatectomy (video).  AUA 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Hade, D.K., E.D. Kwon, J.B. Stokes, R.D. Williams, and J.F. Donovan, Jr.  The use of rhein to augment fluid and electrolyte secretion in the continent jejunal reservoir.  American Urologic Association, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Hochstetler, J.A., J.F. Donovan, and H.N. Winfield.  Laparoscopic renal biopsy: An alternative to open renal biopsy.  AUA 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Kreder, K.J., J.A. Hochstetler, M. Flanigan, M.B. Cohen, and J.F. Donovan.  A continent, catheterizable intestinal valve for peritoneal dialysis.  AUA 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Lund, G.O., H.N. Winfield, and J.F. Donovan.  Extraperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy for non-malignant conditions (video).  AUA 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Lund, G.O., H.N. Winfield, J.F. Donovan, and R.D. Williams.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection following definitive radiotherapy for prostate cancer.  AUA 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Rashid, T.M., H.N. Winfield, G.O. Lund, S.A. Troxel, J.I. Sandlow, and J.F. Donovan.  Comparative financial analysis of laparoscopic versus open varix ligation for men with clinically significant varicoceles.  AUA 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, S.A. Loening, K.J. Kreder, G.O. Lund, and K.E. Stanley.  Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy:  Lessons learned.  AUA 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Winfield, H.N., J.F. Donovan, and K.E. Stanley.  Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for cancer of the right testis (video).  AUA 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Winfield, H.N., K.E. Stanley, and J.F. Donovan.  Laparoscopic nephropexy:  A minimally invasive approach for symptomatic nephroptosis (video).  AUA 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California:  Journal of Urology, 1994.

Donovan, J.F., M. DiBase, J.I. Sandlow, and H.N. Winfield.  The laparoscopic varicocele ligation.  Third International Congress on New Technology and Advanced Techniques in Surgery, Luxemburg, Luxemburg:  Association Europeanne de Chirurgie Viscerale, 1995.

Donovan, J.F., D.K. Hade, and H.N. Winfield.  Open laparoscopy and the use of the Hasson cannula.  Third International Congress on New Technology and Advanced Techniques in Surgery, Luxemburg, Luxemburg:  Association Europeanne de Chirurgie Viscerale, 1995.

Glascock, J.M., G.O. Lund, H.N. Winfield, J.F. Donovan, S.A. Loening, and S.T.S. Ping.  Comparison of carbon dioxide homeostasis during intra- or extraperitoneal laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy.  AUA Ninetieth Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada:  Journal of Urology, 1995.

Glascock, J.M., H.N. Winfield, J.F. Donovan, W.A. See, S.A. Loening, and R.D. Williams.  Staging adenocarcinoma of the prostate:  A survey of the first 200 laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomies.  AUA Ninetieth Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada:  Journal of Urology, 1995.

Hade, D.K., E.D. Kwon, S.C. Garner, R.D. Williams, and J. James F. Donovan.  Continent jejunal reservoir dialysis:  Effects of rhein in the anephric dog.  AUA Ninetieth Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada: Journal of Urology, 1995.

Hade, D.K., E.D. Kwon, J.B. Stokes, and J.F. Donovan.  Preliminary findings:  Use of the continent jejunal reservoir in the anephric animal.  Annual Meeting American Society of Nephrology, San Diego, California, 1995.

Hade, D.K., E.D. Kwon, J.B. Stokes, and J.F. Donovan.  Effects of hyperosmolar dialysate vs. rhein in the continent jejunal reservoir.  Annual Meeting American Society of Nephrology, San Diego, California, 1995.

Narepalem, N., H.N. Winfield, J.F. Donovan, W.A. See, and S.A. Loening.  Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection improves clinical staging in patients receiving definitive radiotherapy of cancer of the prostate:  A preliminary study.  AUA Ninetieth Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada:  Journal of Urology, 1995.

Winfield, H.N., G.O. Lund, J.F. Donovan, and N. Narepalem.  Laparoscopically-assisted penile revascularization for vasculogenic impotence (video).  AUA Ninetieth Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada:  Journal of Urology, 1995.

Sandlow, J.I., J.F. Donovan, Jr., and A.E.T. Sparks.  Evaluation of the male partner in couples undergoing assisted reproductive techniques.  52nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, 1996.

Hodroff M.A., Cooper C.S., Hawtrey C.E., Donovan J.F., Winfield H.N., Hedican S.P.  Pathophysiology of the obstructed ureteropelvic junction relative to age at presentation.  AUA  1999.

Denson M.A., Donovan J.F., Winfield H.N., Sandlow J.I., Hedican S.P.  Predictability of prostate cancer nodal metastasis prior to laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy.  AUA  1999.

R.K.Wolf, J.A.Cadeddu, D.M.Albala, J.F.Donovan “Urologic Laparoscopy:  Today, Tomorrow and Beyond” American College of Surgeons 2004 Clinical Congress.  New Orleans, LA (Moderator) October 2004

S.K.Zaki, K.Gaitonde, E.Giesler, M.J.Thomas, E.S.Woodel, J.F.Donovan, J.F.Buell Surgical Experience with Hand Assisted Laparoscopic Right Donor Nephrectomy in 49 Living Donors (Poster)International World Congress of Endourology SWL Amsterdam, The Netherlands, August 2005

K.Gaitonde, S.K.Zaki, M.J.Thomas, E.S.Woodel, J.F.Donovan, J.F.Buell   Laparoscopic Synchronous Bilateral Nephrectomy-Transperitoneal and Retro Peritoneal Techniques.  (Poster)International World Congress of Endourology SWL Amsterdam, The Netherlands, August 2005

K.Gaitonde, R.B.Bracken, M.Heiland, J.F.Donovan, Absorbable Clips As A Suturing Aid During Urethrovesical Anastomosis In Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy.  (Poster) International World Congress of Endourology SWL Amsterdam The Netherlands August 2005.  North Central Section of The American Urological Association, Chicago, IL September 2005

K.Gaitonde, L.Nelson, R.B.Bracken, J.F.Donovan “Nerve Sparing” Modification of Trendelenberg Position During Robotic Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy (RLRP):  The X-Restraint.  (Poster) North Central Section of The American Urological Association.  September 2005.

G.Roesel, K.Gaitonde, E.Espinosa, J.F.Donovan Novel Technique Of Retrograde Stent Placement During Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty.  (Poster) North Central Section of The American Urological Association.  September 2005.

J.F.Donovan “Ergonomics and Robotics” Ohio Urological Society, Cincinnati, OH 2006.

J.F. Donovan “Urologic Trauma” Surgical Basic Science/Clinical Conference, Cincinnati, OH  May 2006 (Presentation)

4th Annual Surgery Research Retreat, University of Cincinnati June 2006

J.F. Donovan “Robotic Technology in Urological Oncology”Cincinnati, OH July 2006

Positioning For Optimal Patient Safety During Renal Surgery. Gaitonde K, Bianchi G, Donovan JF. Poster presentation at the World Congress of Endourology, Cleveland, Ohio, USA in August 2006

Time To Continence After Radical Prostatectomy-Comparison Between Open Surgery And Robot Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy (RALRP). Gaitonde K, Frankl N, Bianchi G, Donovan JF, Bracken RB. Poster presentation at the World Congress of Endourology, Cleveland, Ohio, USA in August 2006

A Novel Technique For Ureteral Stent Placement Prior To Bladder Neck Reconstruction During Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy (RALRP). K. Gaitonde, G.D.Bianchi, R.B. Bracken, J.F. Donovan. Poster presentation at the World Congress of Endourology, Cleveland, Ohio, USA in August 2006

Unusual Complication During Robot Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy (RALRP) K. Gaitonde, G.D.Bianchi, R.B. Bracken, J.F. Donovan. Poster presentation at the World Congress of Endourology, Cleveland, Ohio, USA in August 2006

Brachial-“Nerve Sparing” Modification Of Trendelenberg’s Position During Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy (LRP): The X-Restraint. Gaitonde K, Nelson L, Braken B, Donovan JF. Poster presentation at the World Congress of Endourology, Cleveland, Ohio, USA in August 2006

Time To Continence After Radical Prostatectomy-Comparison Between Open Surgery And Robot Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy (RALRP). Gaitonde K, Frankl N, Bianchi G, Donovan JF, Bracken RB. Accepted for presentation at the NCS AUA conference, San Diego, California, USA September 2006

Positioning For Optimal Patient Safety During Renal Surgery. Gaitonde K, Bianchi G, Donovan JF. Accepted for presentation at the NCS AUA conference, San Diego, California, USA in September 2006

“Robot-assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy” Guest Lecturer University of Cincinnati, Department of Surgery Symposium, October 21, 2006

J.F. Donovan “Robot-assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy” Guest Lecturer Anesthesia Grand Rounds, Cincinnati, OH January 24, 2007

17TH Annual Cancer Education Day, University of Cincinnati, February 17, 2007

“Mens Health in Urology-From Cradle to Recliner” Moderator/Panelist, Ohio Urological Society, Cleveland OH March 17,2007

Low-Cost, Disposable, Simulated Tissues For High Fidelity Simulation.  Salkini M, Gaitonde K, Donovan JF, Jr.,Hamilton A.  Poster presentation World Congress of Endourology, Cancun, Mexico November 2007

The Future:  Can We Teach Surgery Remotely?  Salkini M, Gaitonde K, Donovan JF, Jr., Hamilton A.  Poster presentation World Congress of Endourology, Cancun, Mexico November 2007

Novel Technique of Retrograde Ureteral Stenting During Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty.  Gaitonde K, Roesel G, Donovan JF, Jr., Poster and Publication Submitted to AUA Orlando FL 2008

Vesical Manifestations of Lymphoma.  Gaitonde K, Roedersheimer R, Deorah S, Reynolds J, Bell T.  Poster Submitted to AUA Orlando FL 2008

To Drain or Not to Drain?  Collecting System Repair During Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy.  Salkini M, Gaitonde K, Donovan JF, Jr., Bracken RB.  Abstract submitted to AUA Orlando FL 2008

Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy, Our First Experience.  Salkini M, Gaitonde K, Donovan JF, Jr., submitted to AUA Orlando FL 2008

Trocar Site Hernia after Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy (RALRP).  Salkini M, Gaitonde K, Donovan JF, Jr., Bracken RB.  submitted to AUA Orlando FL 2008

Bladder Physiology & Incontinence Clinical Foundation of Medical Practice Spring Lecture, University of Cincinnati, OH.  April 2008

Benign and Malignant Disease of the Prostate Clinical Foundation of Medical Practice Spring Lecture, University of Cincinnati, OH.  April 2008

GRANTS AND AWARDS

College of Medicine Research Committee, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.  Microsurgical Vasovasostomy Assisted by CO2 Laser.  10-86 to 10-87.  Funded for $4,750.

College of Medicine Research Committee, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.  Papaverine Delivery System.  10-87 to 10-88.  Funded for $5,000.

American Cancer Society.  Regional Lymph-Node Lymphocytes in Prostate Cancer: Effects of Expansion in Interleukin-2 on Cytolytic and Phenotypic Expression.  10-87 to 10-88.  Funded for $7,500.

Research Advisory Group (RAG) Iowa City VAMC.  Immune Mechanisms in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate Cancer.  1987-1989.  Funded for $32,000/year.

Merit Review Grant Iowa City VAMC.  Surgical Construction of the Continent Jejunal Reservoir for Enteral Dialysis.  4-91 to 4-95.  Funded for $674,000.

American Foundation for Urologic Disease (AFUD).  Multicenter Study of Laparoscopic versus Inguinal Ligation of Varicocele in the Infertile Male.  6-93 to 6-95.  Funded for $47,000.

Medical Alumni Association, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center.  The Continent Jejunal Reservoir Intestinal Dialysis for Replacement of Lost Renal Function.  1997.  Funded for $25,000.

Presbyterian Health Science Foundation Seed Grant, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center. The Continent Jejunal Reservoir (CJR) Intestinal dialysis for the replacement of Lost Renal Function.  Funded for $30,000.

CURRENT PROJECTS

Vascular Access Graft Materials.  The use of a novel, biodegradable, vascular graft material for use as AV grafts in hemodialysis. 

Clinical studies in urologic laparoscopy.

CLINICAL TRIALS

Study of Duloxetine HCl in Women of Different Demographic Characteristics and Co-morbidities with Stress Urinary Incontinence:  Evaluation of Efficacy and Safety.  Initiated 2004-ongoing.  Lilly & Boehringer Ingelheim.  Principal Investigator:  R. Bruce Bracken, MD. Sub Investigators:  Thomas E. Bell, MD, Safwat K. Zaki, MD, and James F. Donovan, MD.

A Multicenter, Double-Blind, Randomized Study to Compare the Safety and Efficacy of Levofloxacin 750 mg Once Daily for Five Days Versus Ciprofloxacin HCL 500 mg Twice Daily for Ten Days in the Treatment of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection or Acute Uncomplicated Pyelonephritis.  Initiated 2005-ongoing.  Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical, Inc.Principal Investigator:Safwat K. Zaki, M.D. Sub Investigators:  Thomas E. Bell, MD, R. Bruce Bracken, MD, and James F.Donovan, MD.

Evaluation of Patients Who Have Completed More Than 180 Days of Active Treatment with Ro-115-1240.  Initiated 2005-ongoing.  Hoffmann LaRoche, Inc. Principal Investigator:  Safwat K. Zaki, MD. Sub Investigators: R. Bruce Bracken, MD, James F. Donovan, MD.

A 12-Week, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel Group, Multicenter Study to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability of Darifenacin (7.5 mg o.d. with voluntary titration to 15 mg o.d.) in Patients aged ≥ 65 years with Overactive Bladder.  Initiated 2005-ongoing.  Novartis.  Principal Investigator: R. Bruce Bracken, MD. Sub Investigators:  Thomas E. Bell, MD, Safwat K. Zaki, MD, and James F. Donovan, MD. (Grant $12,500)

Prostate Cancer Preventions Trial (PCPT) Companion Long Term Follow up Study for Men Diagnosed with Prostate Cacer SWOG 0437 Initiated 2005-ongoing.  Principal Investigator:  R. Bruce Bracken, MD, Sub-Investigators:  James F. Donovan, Jr, MD, Thomas E. Bell, MD.

A Randomized, Double-Blind Phase III Study to Evaluate Adjuvant cG250 Treatment versus Placebo in Patients with Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma and High Risk For Recurrence.  Sponsor:  Wilex  Initiated May 2006-ongoing.  Principal Investigator:  R. Bruce Bracken, MD, Sub-Investigator:  James F. Donovan, Jr, MD

Development of a New Protocol for Prostate Cancer Detection; Protocol # PC05110 Sponsor:  Department of Defense, Principal Investigator:  Shuk-Mei, Ho, MD, Sub-Investigators:  R. Bruce Bracken, MD, James F. Donovan, Jr., MD (Grant $1,388,980.00)

Study of a Urethral Catheter Coated with Eluting Silver Salts (SUCCESS) Study Number: 6003 Sponsor: C.R. Bard, Inc., Initiated May 2007-Ongoing.  Principal Investigator: R. Bruce Bracken, MD Sub-investigators: James F. Donovan, Jr., MD, Ahmad Hamidinia, MD, and Krishnanath Gaitonde, MD

A Randomized, Open Label, Multicenter, Phase III, 2-Arm Study of Androgen Deprivation with Leuprolide, +/- Docetaxel for Clinically Asymptomatic Prostate Cancer Subjects with a Rising PSA Following Definitive Local Therapy  PROTOCOL NO:  XRP6976J/3503  SPONSOR: sanofi-aventis U.S.  Initiated June 2007-ongoing.  Principal Investigator:  R. Bruce Bracken, MD Sub-investigators:  Leslie Oleksowicz, MD, James F. Donovan, Jr., MD, Ahmad Hamidinia, MD, and Krishnanath Gaitonde, MD.