Randall Urban, MD

Vice President and Chief Research Officer

  • 7407 Citations
  • 43 h-Index
1987 …2020
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Research Interests

  • Ovarian steroidogenesis
  • Aging and testosterone effects on muscle function
  • Traumatic brain injury and pituitary dysfunction with a focus on GH deficiency
  • Adult stem cell transdifferentiation to insulin producing cells

Certification And Licenses

Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Board Certified, Endocrinology

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Projects 2010 2020

Research Output 1987 2019

  • 7407 Citations
  • 43 h-Index
  • 136 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 1 Letter
  • 1 Review article

Testosterone replacement therapy and hospitalization rates in men with COPD

Baillargeon, J., Urban, R., Zhang, W., Zaiden, M. F., Javed, Z., Sheffield-Moore, M., Kuo, Y. F. & Sharma, G., Jan 1 2019, In : Chronic Respiratory Disease. 16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
6 Citations (Scopus)

A randomized trial of adjunct testosterone for cancer-related muscle loss in men and women

Wright, T. J., Dillon, E., Durham, W. J., Chamberlain, A., Randolph, K. M., Danesi, C., Horstman, A. M., Gilkison, C. R., Willis, M., Richardson, G., Hatch, S., Jupiter, D., Mccammon, S., Urban, R. & Sheffield-Moore, M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Muscle Neoplasms
Standard of Care
Quality of Life
2 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of Exercise and Testosterone to Mitigate Atrophic Cardiovascular Remodeling

Scott, J. M., Martin, D., Ploutz-Snyder, R., Downs, M., Dillon, E., Sheffield-Moore, M., Urban, R. & Ploutz-Snyder, L. L., Sep 1 2018, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 50, 9, p. 1940-1949 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bed Rest
1 Citation (Scopus)

Efficacy of Testosterone plus NASA Exercise Countermeasures during Head-Down Bed Rest

Dillon, E., Sheffield-Moore, M., Durham, W. J., Ploutz-Snyder, L. L., Ryder, J. W., Danesi, C. P., Randolph, K. M., Gilkison, C. R. & Urban, R., Sep 1 2018, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 50, 9, p. 1929-1939 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Bed Rest
5 Citations (Scopus)

Testosterone prescribing in the United States, 2002-2016

Baillargeon, J., Kuo, Y. F., Westra, J. R., Urban, R. & Goodwin, J., Jul 10 2018, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 320, 2, p. 200-202 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter