Back to Awards List

Gold Cystoscope Award

The Gold Cystoscope Award may be presented annually to a urologist distinguished by outstanding contributions to the profession.

Criteria: individual must be within ten (10) years of completing residency training calculated using the Awards presentation year minus the year originally graduated residency.

Recipients of the AUA Gold Cystoscope Award are:

[photo-Stacy Loeb, MD, PhD, MSc]2021 Award Winner
Stacy Loeb, MD, PhD, MSc

For outstanding research to enhance the value of prostate cancer screening and active surveillance

[photo-Thomas Chi, MD]2020 Award Winner
Thomas Chi, MD

For outstanding research into the cause of urolithiasis and innovations in surgical techniques for kidney stone removal

[photo-Trinity J. Bivalacqua, MD]2019 Award Winner
Trinity J. Bivalacqua, MD

For innovative translational research and significant contributions to the fields of sexual dysfunction and urologic oncology.

[photo-E. Jason Abel, MD]2018 Award Winner
E. Jason Abel, MD

For outstanding contributions as a physician-scientist in renal carcinoma research, clinical excellence and education.

[photo-Shahrokh F. Shariat, MD         ]2017 Award Winner
Shahrokh F. Shariat, MD

For seminal contributions to urologic oncology in the areas of epigenomics, oncologic biomarkers and predictive nomograms.

[photo-Benjamin K. Canales MD, MPH]2016 Award Winner
Benjamin K. Canales MD, MPH

For exemplary research initiatives in the pathogenesis of nephrolithiasis which include the development of new animal models and the exploration for novel therapeutic approaches.

[photo-Matthew R. Cooperberg, MD, MPH]2015 Award Winner
Matthew R. Cooperberg, MD, MPH

For highly successful and outstanding contributions as a clinician-scientist in prostate cancer and health services research, and as a key participant in the launch of the AUA Quality Registry.

[photo-William W. Roberts III, MD]2014 Award Winner
William W. Roberts III, MD

For outstanding contributions in the areas of mechanical and cavitational tissue ablation through the development of a new therapeutic technology known as histotripsy.

[photo-Dipen J. Parekh, M.D., MCh]2013 Award Winner
Dipen J. Parekh, MD, MCh

For excellence in establishing programs in urologic oncology and robotic surgery and outstanding contributions in transformative research.

[photo-Ashutosh K. Tewari, M.D.]2012 Award Winner
Ashutosh K. Tewari, MD

For outstanding contributions to the field of urologic oncology, most notably the treatment of prostate cancer and the development of novel techniques to improve the outcomes of robotic prostatectomy.

[photo-Sam S. Chang, M.D.]2011 Award Winner
Sam S. Chang, MD

For outstanding contributions in the field of bladder and prostate cancer, as well as the integration of evidence-based urological oncology into clinical pathways, practice guidelines and the AUA Core Curriculum.

[photo-Patrick P. Luke, M.D.]2010 Award Winner
Patrick P. Luke, MD

For outstanding work in the basic science and clinical advancement of kidney transplantation.

[photo-Christopher L. Amling, M.D.]2009 Award Winner
Christopher L. Amling, MD

For outstanding contributions to the field of urologic oncology, most notably the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, and for developing innovative tools to evaluate resident education.

[photo-Bradley P. Kropp, M.D.]2008 Award Winner
Bradley P. Kropp, MD

For fundamental work in the area of tissue engineering as it applies to pediatric urinary reconstruction

[photo-Jeffrey A. Cadeddu, M.D.]2007 Award Winner
Jeffrey A. Cadeddu, MD

For outstanding accomplishments in the field of minimally invasive surgery and surgical training

[photo-David F. Penson, M.D., MPH]2006 Award Winner
David F. Penson, MD, MPH

For outstanding contributions as an investigator of quality of life outcomes in both prostate cancer and erectile dysfunction.

[photo-John Patrick Mulhall, M.D.]2005 Award Winner
John Patrick Mulhall, MD

For outstanding contributions to the field of sexual medicine as a researcher, patient advocate, educator, innovator, author, and international recognition as an expert in erectile dysfunction.

[photo-Stephen Y. Nakada, M.D.]2004 Award Winner
Stephen Y. Nakada, MD

For outstanding contributions within ten years of completing residency training, as a scholar, researcher, teacher, and pioneer of hand-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy.

[photo-Margaret Sue Pearle, M.D.]2003 Award Winner
Margaret Sue Pearle, MD

For outstanding contributions within ten (10) years of completing residency training, specifically to the care of patients with urolithiasis.

[photo-Alan W. Partin, M.D.]2002 Award Winner
Alan W. Partin, MD

For outstanding contributions to the field of urology, particularly advances leading to increased understanding of prostatic disease

[photo-Mark Samuel Litwin, M.D.]2001 Award Winner
Mark Samuel Litwin, MD

For distinguishing himself by outstanding contributions to his profession within ten years of completing his residency training.

[photo-Anthony Atala, M.D.]2000 Award Winner
Anthony Atala, MD

For his outstanding contributions to the profession of urology rendered during the ten years following completion of his residency program

[photo-Louis R. Kavoussi, M.D.]1999 Award Winner
Louis R. Kavoussi, MD

For his outstanding contributions to the profession of urology rendered during the ten years following completion of his residency program.

[photo-John D. Denstedt, M.D.]1998 Award Winner
John D. Denstedt, MD

For his outstanding contributions to the profession of urology rendered during the ten years following completion of his residency program.

[photo-Judd W. Moul, M.D.]1997 Award Winner
Judd W. Moul, MD

For outstanding contributions to the profession of urology rendered during the ten years following completion of his residency training.

[photo-Michael Brawer, M.D.]1996 Award Winner
Michael Brawer, MD

[photo-Herbert Lepor, M.D.]1995 Award Winner
Herbert Lepor, MD

[photo-William D. Steers, M.D.]1994 Award Winner
William D. Steers, MD

[photo-R. Ernest Sosa, M.D.]1993 Award Winner
R. Ernest Sosa, MD

[photo-William Marston Linehan, M.D.]1992 Award Winner
William Marston Linehan, MD

[photo-John D. McConnell, M.D.]1991 Award Winner
John D. McConnell, MD

[photo-Mani Menon, M.D.]1990 Award Winner
Mani Menon, MD

[photo-Peter T. Scardino, M.D.]1989 Award Winner
Peter T. Scardino, MD

[photo-Tom F. Lue, M.D.]1988 Award Winner
Tom F. Lue, MD

[photo-Arthur I. Sagalowsky, M.D.]1987 Award Winner
Arthur I. Sagalowsky, MD

[photo-William J. Catalona, M.D.]1986 Award Winner
William J. Catalona, MD

[photo-Martin I. Resnick, M.D.]1985 Award Winner
Martin I. Resnick, MD

[photo-Mark S. Soloway, M.D.]1984 Award Winner
Mark S. Soloway, MD

[photo-Robert J. Krane, M.D.]1983 Award Winner
Robert J. Krane, MD

[photo-Edward J. McGuire, M.D.]1982 Award Winner
Edward J. McGuire, MD

[photo-E. Darracott Vaughan, Jr., M.D.]1981 Award Winner
E. Darracott Vaughan, Jr., MD

[photo-Stuart S. Howards, M.D.]1980 Award Winner
Stuart S. Howards, MD

[photo-Carl A. Olsson, M.D.]1979 Award Winner
Carl A. Olsson, MD

[photo-Patrick C. Walsh, M.D.]1978 Award Winner
Patrick C. Walsh, MD

[photo-Donald G. Skinner, M.D.]1977 Award Winner
Donald G. Skinner, MD