Fellow Research 

Current Fellows


 

Graduated Fellows

Diego S. Illanes, MD (2008-2011)

Live Sutures for the Repair of the Damaged Pelvic Floor
Grant: $10,000 - University of Massachusetts Medical School, Dept. of Ob/Gyn
IACUC Docket#09-17
Mentor: George Pins, PhD & Stephen Young, MD

Patient operated catheter vs transurethral Foley. A Randomized Controlled Trial IRB Docket H#13523
Mentors: Michael Aronson, MD & Stephen Young, MD; PI: Danielle Patterson, MD

Objective and subjective analysis of outcomes for obliterative pelvic reconstructive surgery: A ten year evaluation
IRB Docket H#13602
Mentor: Stephen Young, MD & Tiffany Moore Simas, MD, MPH, MEd

Modified suture for the suspension of the vaginal vault after hysterectomy in a fresh female cadaver (animal preliminary studies complete)
No IRB required for preliminary animal study
Mentor: Kristen Billar, PhD

Long- term efficacy of the pubovaginal Mersilene mesh sling. (Published: American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2009;201(5):516)
Mentor: Stephen Young, MD

Marcaine/Epinephrine vs Saline for suburethral injection at the time of midurethral sling placement. A Randomized Controlled Trial.
IRB protocol not yet submitted
Mentors: Michael Aronson, MD & Stephen Young, MD

Emily Weber LeBrun, MD (2007-2010)

Preoperative Indicators for Postoperative Subjective Improvement Following Midurethral Sling Procedure for Stress Urinary Incontinence
IRB Docket H#13301
Mentors: Rob Goldberg, PhD; Carol Bigelow PhD; Michael Aronson, MD, Stephen Young, MD; Tiffany Moore Simas, MD, MPH, Med


Urogynecology Fellowship Surgical Experience and Self-Assessment
IRB Docket H#12755
Mentor: Stephen Young, MD


New England Urogynecologic Mesh (NEU-ME) Registry
IRB Docket H#13208
Mentors: Stephen Young, MD; Fred Anderson, PhD

Long- term efficacy of the pubovaginal Mersilene mesh sling. (Published: American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2009;201(5):516)
Mentor: Stephen Young, MD

LTC Scott M. Kambiss, DO (200

 

Lisa C. Labin, MD (

Postoperative Perineal Care Survey

 

 

Obstetrics & Gynecology
UMASS Memorial Medical Center
Memorial Campus
119 Belmont Street
Worcester, MA 01605
508-334-6678

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