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Curriculum Vitae of Michael J. Harris, MD

CERTIFICATIONS
National Board of Medical Examiners: July 1, 1985
Board Certified in Urology: February 17, 1991
Board Recertified in Urology: December 1998

Board Recertified in Urology: October 2008 (Certificate expires February, 2021)

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS (current only)
Association of American Physicians and Surgeons
Societe Internationale d'Urologie
Southwest Oncology Group
West Michigan Urologic Society
Northcentral Section of the American Urological Association
American Urological Association
American Association of Clinical Urologists
Society of Government Services Urologists

HONORS AND AWARDS
Anna C. Norton Scholarship, 1976 - 1980.
Michigan Statewide Competitive Mathematics Semifinalist, 1976.
James C. Black Scholarship, 1977, 1978, 1979.
U.S. Air Force Health Professional Scholarship, 1980 - 1984.
U.S. Air Force Commendation Medal, 1991.
U.S. Air Force National Defense Medal, 1991.
U.S. Air Force Commendation Medal, First Oak Leaf Cluster, 1993.
First Honorable Mention Video, "The Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Harris MJ, Thompson IM, 1994 Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, San Francisco, California, 1994.
The Best of the AUA Video Series in 1996, "The Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Harris MJ, Thompson IM, McNeil Pharmaceutical Company, 1996.

MISCELLANEOUS

  1. Harris, M.J., Thompson, I.M. (Course Co-Directors): "A Symposium of Radical Prostatectomy: Retropubic and Perineal", San Antonio, Texas, May 21, 1993.
  2. Harris, M.J., (Course Director), "Preceptorship in the Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Accredited tutorial by arrangement, 1994-present (approx 120 courses).
  3. "Michigan Prostate Cancer Consensus Conference", (Participant), Flint, Michigan, June 19, 1995.
  4. Harris, M.J., (Guest Faculty), "Surgical Techniques in Urology: Video-Based Lectures", James E. Montie, MD, (Course Director), Snowbird, Utah, January 15-18, 1997.
  5. Harris, M.J., (Course Director), "Annual Fall Meeting of the Western Michigan Urological Society: Clinical Challenges in Urologic Oncology", Traverse City, Michigan, October 10-11, 1997.
  6. Harris, M.J., (Faculty), "10th International Prostate Cancer Update", Vail, Colorado, February 2-6, 2000.
  7. Harris, M.J., (Faculty), American College of Osteopathic Surgeons: Urology Discipline, Petosky, Michigan, July 7-9, 2000.
  8. Harris, M.J., (Faculty), "3rd Great Lakes Urologic Seminar", Troy, Michigan, March 16-17, 2001.
  9. Harris, M.J., (Faculty), "4th Great Lakes Urologic Seminar", Troy, Michigan, March 8-9, 2002.
  10. Harris, M.J., (Guest Faculty) "11th European Urology Winter Meeting", Franz DeBryne, MD, Course Director, Davos, Switzerland, March 2002
  11. Harris, M.J., (Faculty), "2002 International Robotic Urology Symposium", Mani Menon, MD & James Peabody, MD, Host Faculty, Dearborn, Michigan, November 7-8, 2002.
  12. Harris, M.J., (Invited speaker), "Socio-Economic Forum, American Urologic Association Annual Meeting" Chicago, Illinois, April 29, 2003.
  13. Harris, M.J., (Course Director), "Medical Office Administrativectomy" Accredited course by arrangement, 2003.
  14. Harris, M.J. (Guest Faculty), "Medical Office Administrativectomy, Return to Pure Private Medicine" Point Clear, Alabama, Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, September 17-20, 2003.
  15. Harris, M.J. (Faculty), "Global Genito-Urinary Oncology Congress", Honolulu, Hawaii, October 2-3, 2004.
  16. Harris, M.J. (Faculty), "Annual Advances in Genito-Urinary Health: A Scientific Update", Chicago, Illinois, October 23-24, 2004.
  17. Harris, M.J. (Participant), "PhRMA Fall Physicians' Meeting", Washington, DC, November 7-8, 2004.
  18. Harris, M.J. (Faculty), "Urology Update 2005", Troy, Michigan, October 7-8, 2005.
  19. Harris, M.J. (Faculty), "Association of American Physicians & Surgeons Spring Meeting", Milwaukee, Wisconsin, June 8, 2007.
  20. Harris, M.J. (Faculty), "Michigan Ambulatory Surgery Association", Traverse City, Michigan September 6-7, 2007.
  21. Harris, M.J. (Guest Faculty), "Direct Practices: The Changing Face & Future of Patient Driven Medical Care", Society of Innovative Medical Practice Design Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, May 4-6, 2008.
  22. Harris, M.J. (Participant), "Consumer Health World Summit Leadership Forum", Las Vegas, Nevada, May 5, 2008.
  23. Harris, M.J. (Faculty), "Medical Office Administrativectomy: The Cure for Toxic Bureaucratosis", American College of Osteopathic Surgeons Urological Discipline Mid-year Meeting, Traverse City, Michigan, July 11-13-2008.
  24. Harris, M.J. (Faculty), "Radical Prostatectomy: Laparoscopic, Retropubic or Perineal", Northcentral Section of the American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, September 24-27, 2008.
  25. Harris, M.J. (Faculty), "Medical system reform: Outcomes, service, price competition"  Western Michigan Urological Society Fall Meeting, Grand Rapids, Michigan, October 24, 2009.
  26. Harris, M.J. (Faculty), "Opting out of Medicare" Practice Management Seminar, Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association, San Francisco, California, May 28-29, 2010.
VISITING PROFESSORSHIPS
  1. Flint Academy of Surgery, "Prostate Cancer: The Dawn of a New Era", Flint, Michigan, March 14, 1995.
  2. Tripler Army Medical Center, "The Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", "Neurogenic Bladder", "Prostate Specific Antigen", "Managing Prostate Cancer in 1995", "Live interactive conference demonstrating the Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Honolulu, Hawaii, July 10 - 13, 1995.
  3. Hawaiian Urological Society, "Morbidity and Cancer Control with Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Waikiki Beach, Hawaii, July 10, 1995.
  4. University of Kentucky Medical Center, "The Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", "Live interactive demonstration of the Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", "Morbidity and Cancer Control with the Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Lexington, Kentucky, January 4-6, 1996.
  5. William Beaumont Army Medical Center, "The Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", "Live interactive demonstration of the Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", El Paso, Texas, March 28 - 30, 1996.
  6. National Cancer Institute of Mexico and The Mexican Urologic Society, "The Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", "Live interactive demonstration of the Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", "The Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy: Cancer Control, Continence and Complications", Mexico City, Mexico, November 15, 1996.
  7. Utah Urologic Society, "The Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Salt Lake City, Utah, January 14, 1997.
  8. Womack Army Medical Center, "Live demonstration of the Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Fort Bragg, North Carolina, June 6-7, 1997.
  9. St. Mark's Hospital Cancer Committee, "Neoadjuvant Hormone Therapy in Prostate Cancer", Salt Lake City, Utah, January 23, 1998.
  10. Sociedad Mexicana de Urologia, "Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Mexico City, Mexico, April 16, 1998.
  11. Sociedad Poblana de Urologia, "Prostate Cancer Staging: What is Really Necessary?", "Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatecomy for Localized Prostate Cancer:, Puebla, Pue, Mexico, April 17, 1998.
  12. Sociedad Veracruzana de Urologia y Nefrologia, "Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy for Localized Prostate Cancer", "Erectile Function Preservation in the Management of Localized Prostate Cancer", Jalapa, Veracruz, Mexico, April 18, 1998.
  13. 4th Reunion de Urologia Oncologia – Sociedad Mexicana de Urologia, "Advantages and Indications for Perineal Radical Prostatectomy", "Management of Urinary Incontinence After Radical Prostatectomy", "Prostate Cancer Staging: What is Really Necessary?", Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico, July 15-18, 1998.
  14. Henry Ford Hospital Urology Department, "The Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Detroit, Michigan, December 13, 2000.
  15. Henry Ford Hospital Visiting Surgeon "Live demonstration of Radical Perineal Prostatectomy", Detroit, Michigan, March 14, 2001.
  16. COGMET Urology Residents Day Review, "Radical Perineal Prostatectomy Techniques", Grand Rapids, Michigan, March 21, 2001.
  17. 8th Reunion de Urologia Oncologia – Sociedad Mexicana de Urologia, "Radical Perineal Prostatectomy: Cost effective, outcome efficient, minimally invasive prostate cancer surgery," "Myths and facts about brachytherapy," "Is laparoscopic prostatectomy a passing mode, here to stay or just another option?" Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico, July 17-20, 2002.
  18. Annual St. Marks Medical Staff Retreat "Medical Office Administrativectomy: Returning to the pure practice of private medicine" Deer Valley, UT, September 6-7, 2002.
  19. 26th Congress of the Societe Internationale D'Urologie "Surgical tips for nerve sparing during radical perineal prostatectomy", Stockholm, Sweden, September 8-12, 2002.
  20. 27th Congress of the Societe Internationale D'Urologie "Surgical tips for nerve sparing during radical perineal prostatectomy", Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, October 3-7, 2004.
  21. University of Michigan, Urology Grand Rounds, "Anatomic Radical Perineal Prostatectomy" Ann Arbor, Michigan, April 14, 2005.
  22. Meir Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, "Nerve sparing radical perineal prostatectomy: An outcomes based evolution", "Live surgical demonstration of RPP", "Radical perineal prostatectomy: Results" Tel Aviv, Israel, April 26, 2006.
  23. Bnai Zion Medical Center, "Radical perineal prostatectomy: An outcomes base evolution", Haifa, Israel, April 27, 2006.
  24. Maimonides Medical Center, "Radical perineal prostatectomy, An outcomes based evolution:, "Live surgical demonstration" Brooklyn, New York, June 1, 2009.