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Judd Wendell Moul, MD

James H. Semans, M.D. Distinguished Professor of Urologic Surgery, in the School of Medicine
Professor of Surgery
Professor in Anesthesiology
Office: 1573 White Zone, Duke South, Durham, NC 27710
Campus Mail: DUMC Box 3707 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710

Dr Judd Moul joined the Duke faculty in mid 2004 after a career in the US Army Medical Corps mainly at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.  He is a retired colonel and a noted researcher and clinician in the area of prostate cancer and is a urologic oncologist. He served as the division chief of Duke Division of Urology from 2004 to 2011 and was named the James H Semans MD Professor of surgery in 2009 becoming Duke's first named endowed chair for urology.  He was awarded the Gold Cystoscope Award from the American Urologic Association as well as Castle Connelly Physician of the year for Clinical Medicine in 2009.  He has performed more than 1300 radical prostatectomies since joining the Duke faculty and is committed to outcomes research on this series and in other areas of prostate cancer.  He served as the Editor for Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Dissease, a Nature Medicine journal, for more than a decade and is a popular speaker and lecturer having been visiting professor and keynote speaker throughout the US and the World.  He is very committed to training residents and mentoring students and trainees. 

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Urologic Oncology, Duke University, 1988 - 1989
  • Residency, Urology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 1983 - 1987
  • Residency, Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 1982 - 1983
  • M.D., Thomas Jefferson University, 1982
  • B.S., Pennsylvania State University, 1979

Publications

Nobuhara, Chloe K., W Michael Bullock, Thomas Bunning, Brian Colin, Mary Cooter, Michael J. Devinney, Michael N. Ferrandino, et al. “A protocol to reduce self-reported pain scores and adverse events following lumbar punctures in older adults.” J Neurol 267, no. 7 (July 2020): 2002–6. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00415-020-09797-1.

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Freedland, Stephen J., Jenifer Allen, Aubrey Jarman, Taofik Oyekunle, Andrew J. Armstrong, Judd W. Moul, Howard M. Sandler, et al. “A Randomized Controlled Trial of a 6-Month Low-Carbohydrate Intervention on Disease Progression in Men with Recurrent Prostate Cancer: Carbohydrate and Prostate Study 2 (CAPS2).” Clin Cancer Res 26, no. 12 (June 15, 2020): 3035–43. https://doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-19-3873.

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Aksenov, Leonid I., Ted Gansler, Helmneh M. Sineshaw, Stacey Fedewa, K Robin Yabroff, Ahmedin Jemal, and Judd Moul. “Prevalence and correlates of non-tissue prostate cancer diagnosis in the United States.” J Geriatr Oncol 11, no. 5 (June 2020): 885–92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jgo.2019.11.003.

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Moul, Judd W., Andrew Chang, and Brant A. Inman. “Managing Prostate Cancer Surgical Patients during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Brief Report of the Duke Cancer Institute's Initial Experience.” Oncology (Williston Park) 34, no. 5 (May 13, 2020): 156–62.

Scholars@Duke

Crawford, E David, Przemyslaw W. Twardowski, Raoul S. Concepcion, Jason M. Hafron, Richard G. Harris, Judd W. Moul, Lucio N. Gordan, et al. “The Impact of Late Luteinizing Hormone-Releasing Hormone Agonist Dosing on Testosterone Suppression in Patients with Prostate Cancer: An Analysis of United States Clinical Data.” J Urol 203, no. 4 (April 2020): 743–50. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000000577.

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Moul, Judd W. “Secondary screening tests for prostate cancer: is more information better? Which test is best?” Can J Urol 27, no. 1 (February 2020): 10086.

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Harper, Shelby N., Laura P. Hale, Michael N. Ferrandino, and Judd W. Moul. “Acute Presentation of Previously Unrecognized Congenital Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction 5 Weeks After Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy.” Urology 135 (January 2020): 20–23. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2019.08.009.

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VanDusen, Keith W., Sarada Eleswarpu, Eugene W. Moretti, Michael J. Devinney, Donna M. Crabtree, Daniel T. Laskowitz, Marty G. Woldorff, et al. “The MARBLE Study Protocol: Modulating ApoE Signaling to Reduce Brain Inflammation, DeLirium, and PostopErative Cognitive Dysfunction.” J Alzheimers Dis 75, no. 4 (2020): 1319–28. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-191185.

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Berger, Miles, David M. Murdoch, Janet S. Staats, Cliburn Chan, Jake P. Thomas, Grant E. Garrigues, Jeffrey N. Browndyke, et al. “Flow Cytometry Characterization of Cerebrospinal Fluid Monocytes in Patients With Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction: A Pilot Study.” Anesth Analg 129, no. 5 (November 2019): e150–54. https://doi.org/10.1213/ANE.0000000000004179.

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Kowalewski, Karl F., Christian Tapking, Svetlana Hetjens, Felix Nickel, Philipp Mandel, Philipp Nuhn, Manuel Ritter, Judd W. Moul, Joachim W. Thüroff, and Maximilian C. Kriegmair. “Interrupted versus Continuous Suturing for Vesicourethral Anastomosis During Radical Prostatectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.” Eur Urol Focus 5, no. 6 (November 2019): 980–91. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2018.05.009.

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