2019 Speakers

Brad A. Erickson, MD

University of Iowa Health Care


Abraham Morgentaler, MD, FACS

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Morgentaler, the Director of Men’s Health Boston, is an Associate Clinical Professor of Urology at Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Morgentaler lectures nationally and internationally to teach physicians the latest information in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting men’s sexual and reproductive health. His areas of interest include hypogonadism (low testosterone), sexual dysfunction, male infertility, prostate disorders, vasectomy and microsurgical vasectomy reversal. Dr. Morgentaler is a regular contributor to television and radio shows addressing male issues, and has appeared on NBC Nightly News, CBS Evening News, CNN with Anderson Cooper, and The Connection on NPR. Dr. Morgentaler and his clinical work with testosterone were featured in The New Yorker, and his comments have been published in journals such as Newsweek and US News and World Report.


Phillip Pierorazio, MD

Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Phillip Pierorazio is an Associate Professor of Urology and Oncology in the Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins University.  Dr. Pierorazio is originally from New York, received his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University in Washington, DC and his medical degree from Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons in New York City where he completed a Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship in Urologic Oncology. Dr. Pierorazio has expertise in all malignancies of the urinary tract and performs both open and minimally-invasive surgeries including laparoscopic and robotic surgeries of the kidney, adrenal, bladder, prostate and retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testicular cancer. He has a special interest in kidney cancer, including partial nephrectomy for early-stage disease, and high-risk surgeries for patients with advanced cancers. His research interests parallel his clinical practice, including high-risk prostate and urothelial cancer. He has a special interest in testicular and kidney cancer (renal cell carcinoma), studying both advanced and early-stage disease. He runs the Delayed Intervention and Surveillance for Small Renal Masses (DISSRM) Registry - one of the largest active surveillance registries for patients with small kidney tumors. He sits on both the AUA and National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Guidelines Committees for Kidney Cancer. He is also the Director of the Division of Testicular Cancer, a member of the NCCN Guidelines committee, and works with a number of testicular cancer advocacy groups around the country. He runs the testicular cancer "Go-Team" and coordinates the department's research efforts in testicular cancer. Dr. Pierorazio is the recipient of a number of academic awards including the American Urologic Association Essay Contest, NCCN Young Investigator Award, and has presented his research at a number of national and international meetings. He has written and published numerous research articles, textbook chapters, and video presentations in the field Urologic Oncology.


Scott Eggener, MD

The University of Chicago Medicine


Granville Lloyd, MD

University of Colorado School of Medicine


Jeffrey Norris, MD

Northwest Suburban Urologists Program Chair


Dr. Norris received his undergraduate degree with distinction, from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan and his medical degree from Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University, Illinois. At Stritch he completed his internships and residencies in urology and surgery. Dr. Norris was a clinical fellow from 1995 to 1996 at Harvard Medical School. He received special training in female urology and voiding dysfunction. He is a member of the American Urological Association and clinical instruction of urology at Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine. View Dr. Norris's CV.