Dr. J. Curtis Nickel, MD, FRCSC, explains the relationship between acute and chronic inflammation of the prostate and prostate cancer risk, citing data from the REDUCE trial. He also discusses prostate cancer risk factors, including tumor volume, number of positive cores, and prostate atrophy.Read More
J. Curtis Nickel, MD, FRCSC
Kingston, ON, Canada
Dr. Nickel’s research covers inflammatory, benign prostate and pain diseases of the urinary tract. He has over 550 publications, is on the editorial board of eight Urology journals, editor of the AUA Update Series, presented in 45 countries, funded by US NIH and Canadian CIHR and was awarded a CIHR Tier I Canada Research Chair (until 2021), AUA Distinguished Contribution Award and SIU Academy Award. He is currently Immediate Past-President of the Canadian Urological Association.