Urologic Oncology Group

Urologic Oncology Group

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Contact Information

Luke Thomas Lavallée, MDCM, MSc, FRCSC


Administrative Assistant:
Liz Verdon
Phone: 613-737-8899 x 73019
Email: lverdon@toh.ca

The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus
501 ch. Smyth Rd.
Box / C.P. 222
Ottawa, ON
K1H 8L6

ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9286-5965

Research Activities


Current Studies

  1. Multi-center randomized controlled trial (RCT) assessing renal hypothermia during partial nephrectomy (recruitment completed)
  2. Multi-center RCT assessing the effectiveness of tranexamic acid during radical cystectomy (TACT)
  3. RADICAL PC Study evaluating cardiovascular risk and prostate cancer
  4. PETMUSE Study evaluating PET-CT imaging for muscle-invasive bladder cancer staging
  5. Canadian Kidney Cancer Information System (CKCis)
  6. National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP)
  7. SUREP (Surgical Report Cards) for prostate cancer and bladder cancer surgery
  8. VTE Program evaluating venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk and peri-operative care for cancer patients
  9. Decision Aid Program, developing patient decision aids for kidney and bladder cancer

Groups and Committees

  • International Evidence Based Urology Group
  • Evidence Based Reviews in Urology (American Urological Association)