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Kevin R. Loughlin, MD
Senior Surgeon, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Professor of Surgery, Emeritus, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Surgery
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

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Research Narrative:

Currently conducting research focusing on bladder cancer, incontinence, minimally invasive surgery, prostate cancer and benign prostatic hypertrophy.

Research Interests

Bladder Cancer
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Prostate Cancer
Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy


Publications (Pulled from Harvard Catalyst Profiles):

1. Loughlin KR. Burnout and the Ancient Greek Definition of Happiness. Can J Urol. 2019 Jun; 26(3):9746-9747.

2. Loughlin KR. The Federalist Papers and Why Doctors Must Vote. Can J Urol. 2019 Feb; 26(1):9628-9629.

3. Loughlin KR. Serum Testosterone Levels and Prostate Cancer Risk: A Single Post-Hoc Testosterone Measurement is Not Informative. J Urol. 2019 01; 201(1):40-41.

4. White C, Nimeh T, Gazelle GS, Weinstein MC, Loughlin KR. A decision analysis comparing 3 active surveillance protocols for the treatment of patients with low-risk prostate cancer. Cancer. 2019 Mar 15; 125(6):952-962.

5. Loughlin KR. Why Doesn't Everyone Want To Be A Urologist, Our Tomorrows Will Be Better Than Our Yesterdays. Can J Urol. 2018 10; 25(5):9467-9468.

6. Loughlin KR. The Whitmore aphorism. Urol Oncol. 2018 11; 36(11):473-474.

7. Jedinak A, Loughlin KR, Moses MA. Approaches to the discovery of non-invasive urinary biomarkers of prostate cancer. Oncotarget. 2018 Aug 21; 9(65):32534-32550.

8. Loughlin KR. Penile cancer sparing surgery: The balance between oncological cure and functional preservation. Urol Oncol. 2018 04; 36(4):153-155.

9. Loughlin KR. Editorial Comment. J Urol. 2018 02; 199(2):472-473.

10. Giri VN, Knudsen KE, Kelly WK, Abida W, Andriole GL, Bangma CH, Bekelman JE, Benson MC, Blanco A, Burnett A, Catalona WJ, Cooney KA, Cooperberg M, Crawford DE, Den RB, Dicker AP, Eggener S, Fleshner N, Freedman ML, Hamdy FC, Hoffman-Censits J, Hurwitz MD, Hyatt C, Isaacs WB, Kane CJ, Kantoff P, Karnes RJ, Karsh LI, Klein EA, Lin DW, Loughlin KR, Lu-Yao G, Malkowicz SB, Mann MJ, Mark JR, McCue PA, Miner MM, Morgan T, Moul JW, Myers RE, Nielsen SM, Obeid E, Pavlovich CP, Peiper SC, Penson DF, Petrylak D, Pettaway CA, Pilarski R, Pinto PA, Poage W, Raj GV, Rebbeck TR, Robson ME, Rosenberg MT, Sandler H, Sartor O, Schaeffer E, Schwartz GF, Shahin MS, Shore ND, Shuch B, Soule HR, Tomlins SA, Trabulsi EJ, Uzzo R, Vander Griend DJ, Walsh PC, Weil CJ, Wender R, Gomella LG. Role of Genetic Testing for Inherited Prostate Cancer Risk: Philadelphia Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference 2017. J Clin Oncol. 2018 02 01; 36(4):414-424.