Current Residents

Diane Lu

PGY 4 (URO 3)

 

Class Year: 2017

 

Department/Institute/Center(s):

  • Urology

 

Biographical Information:

Hometown: Holbrook, NY
 
Memberships/Societies: American Urological Association 
 
Awards/Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
 
Interests: Playing violin, interior design, photography, gastronomy, and traveling.

 

 

Education:

Undergraduate Education:
  • Penn State College of Medicine
Medical Education:
  • Stony Brook University

    Women in Science & Engineering (WISE) Program
    Degree: Bachelor of Science with Honors in Biochemistry
    Magna Cum Laude

 

 

Publications:

Publications:
  1. Lu DD, Boorjian SA, Raman JD.  Utilization of Intravesical Chemotherapy With Nephroureterectomy To Prevent Subsequent Bladder Tumor Recurrence: Results From A National Survey Of Urologic Oncologists.  Preparing manuscript.
  2. Mandel G, Fiondella CG, V Covey M, Lu DD, Loturco JJ, Ballas N. Repressor element 1 silencing transcription factor (REST) controls radial migration and temporal neuronal specification during neocortical development. Proc Natl Acad Sci. 2011 Oct 4;108(40):16789-94.
  3. Deng X, Yin X, Allan R, Lu DD, Maurer CW, Haimovitz-Friedman A, Fuks Z, Shaham S, Kolesnick R.  Ceramide biogenesis is required for radiation-induced apoptosis in the germ line of C. elegans.  Science. 2008 Oct 3;322(5898):110-5.
  4. Ballas N, Grunseich C, Lu DD, Speh JC, Mandel G.  REST and its corepressors mediate plasticity of neuronal gene chromatin throughout neurogenesis.  Cell. 2005 May 20;121(4):645-57.
Presentations: 
  1. Lu DD, Boorjian SA, Raman JD.  Utilization of Intravesical Chemotherapy With Nephroureterectomy To Prevent Subsequent Bladder Tumor Recurrence: Results From A National Survey Of Urologic Oncologists. Poster presentation at the Joint Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic & New England Sections of the American Urological Association.  October 22-24, 2015; Nassau, Bahamas.
  2. Gettle LM, Lu DD, Hartmann DS.  Lower Urinary Tract Trauma: A Practical Approach. Educational exhibit at the American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Meeting.  April 19-24, 2015; Toronto, Canada.

 

 

 

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