LUGPA Series

LUGPA Virtual Crossfire Discussion and Debate Series


Presentations


Speakers

  • Sukumar Ethirajan

    Sukumar Ethirajan

    Sukumar Ethirajan

    Medical Director

    Sukumar Ethirajan, MD, has over 25 years of clinical and scientific experience and has co-authored numerous scientific publications. He founded Dr.E.T.’s Concierge Care, LLC in Overland Park, Kansas and serves on multiple boards, including the Center for Practical Bioethics and the NCCN State Oncology Society Forum. Dr Ethirajan earned his MBBS (medical) degree at the University of Madras – Stanley Medical College in India and completed post-graduate training at Boston University, Harvard University, University of California – Los Angeles, and University of Minnesota.
  • Neal D. Shore, MD, FACS

    Neal D. Shore, MD, FACS

    Neal D. Shore, MD, FACS

    Medical Director, CPI

    Neal D. Shore, MD, FACS, is the medical director for the Carolina Urologic Research Center and practices with Atlantic Urology Clinics in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Dr Shore has conducted more than 350 clinical trials that focus mainly on GU oncology, has served on the executive boards of the Society of Urologic Oncology, Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network and the Society of Urologic Oncology Clinical Trials Consortium, and is immediate past president of the Large Urology Group Practice Association. He is a founder for the CUSP Clinical Trials Consortium and DASHKO, large urology practices data registries. He has over 150 peer-reviewed publications, several book chapters, and is a peer reviewer for numerous high-impact medical journals. He earned his MD from Duke University Medical School and general surgery/urology residency at New York Hospital-Cornell and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
  • Aaron Berger, MD

    Aaron Berger, MD

    Aaron Berger, MD

    Vice President and Director of Advanced Prostate Cancer

    Aaron D. Berger, MD, is vice president and director of Advanced Prostate Cancer with Associated Urological Specialists in the Southwest suburbs of Chicago. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Wisconsin – Madison and attended medical school at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California – Los Angeles. Dr Berger went on to complete his residency in Urology at New York University’s Langone Medical Center and his fellowship at the University of California – San Francisco.
  • Gautam Jayram, MD

    Gautam Jayram, MD

    Gautam Jayram, MD

    Co-director, Advanced Therapeutic Center

    Gautam Jayram, MD, is a urologist and partner with Urology Associates, P.C. in Nashville, Tennessee. As co-director of the Advanced Therapeutic Center at Urology Associates, P.C, he focuses on caring for patients with advanced urologic cancers and helps direct an active clinical trials program that serves a wide geographic area in the Southeast. Dr Jayram has served in several advisory and leadership roles and currently sits on the LUGPA Education Committee. He is passionate about integrating novel technologies and therapeutics in community urology and promoting high-value care in independent group practice. Dr Jayram received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville and completed his urology residency at the University of Chicago Hospitals in Illinois.
  • Steven Canfield, MD

    Steven Canfield, MD

  • Scott Sellinger, MD, FACS

    Scott Sellinger, MD, FACS

    Scott Sellinger, MD, FACS

    President, Advanced Urology Institute

    Scott Sellinger, MD, FACS, is president of the Advanced Urology Institute (AUI) in Tallahassee, Florida, chairs the Advanced Prostate Cancer (APC) Committee, and oversees seven APC clinics within AUI. In addition, he has served on the board of directors for the Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA) for the past six years. Dr Sellinger has developed a special interest in risk management and prevention of medical errors and has lectured extensively on these subjects during the past several years. He is also interested in large group practice development and management.
  • Deepak Kapoor, MD

    Deepak Kapoor, MD

    Deepak Kapoor, MD

    Market President

  • Jonathan Henderson, MD

    Jonathan Henderson, MD

    Jonathan Henderson, MD

    CEO

    Jonathan Henderson, MD, is the CEO of Regional Urology, LLC in Shreveport, Louisiana. He received his MD at Louisiana State University Medical Center (LSUMC) in Shreveport, and he completed his internship and residency in urology at LSUMC Hospital. Dr Henderson spent the following 6 years in practice in Alabama, specializing in treating disorders of the female bladder and laparoscopy. During this time, he served as a representative of Alabama to the Southeastern Section of the American Urology Association, and was an assistant clinical professor of urology at the University of Alabama. Dr Henderson is a member of the American Urologic Association, Shreveport Medical Society, Louisiana State Medical Society, Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons, and the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.
  • Scot Davis

    Scot Davis

    Scot Davis

    CEO