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2013 Best Research Paper Award
McMaster University Division of Urology Resident Research Day

2012 Resident Prize Essay Contest Award (Third Place)
Northeastern Section-AUA Annual Meeting

2005 Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR) Summer Studentship
Grantor: AHFMR

Louise McKinney Post-Secondary Scholarship
Grantor: Alberta Heritage Scholarship Office

Featured Publications

Zareba P, Rosenzweig B, Winer AG, Coleman JA. Association between lymph node yield and survival among patients undergoing radical nephroureterectomy for urothelial carcinoma of the upper tract. Cancer2017; doi: 10.1002/cncr.30516 [epub ahead of print].

Zareba P, Flavin R, Isikbay M, Rider JR, Gerke TA, Finn S, Pettersson A, Giunchi F, Unger RH, Tinianow AM, Andersson SO, Andrén O, Fall K, Fiorentino M, and Mucci LA. Perineural invasion and risk of lethal prostate cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2017; doi: 10.1158/cebp.0237.2016 [epub ahead of print].

Zareba P, Duivenvoorden W, Leong DP, Pinthus JH. Androgen deprivation therapy and cardiovascular disease: what is the linking mechanism? Ther Adv Urol 2015 2016; 8(2):118-29.

Zareba P, Patterson L, Pandya R, Margel D, Hotte SJ, Mukherjee SD, Elavathil L, Daya D, Shayegan B, Pinthus JH. Thromboembolic events in patients with urothelial carcinoma undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy and radical cystectomy. Urol Oncol 2014; 32(7):975-80.

Zareba P, Wu C, Agzarian J, Rodriguez D, Kearon C. Combined compression and anticoagulation compared to either modality alone for prevention of venous thromboembolism in surgical patients: a systematic review of randomized trials. Br J Surg 2014; 101(9):1053-62.

Zareba P, Lorenzo AJ, Braga LH. Risk factors for febrile urinary tract infection in children with antenatal hydronephrosis: comprehensive single center analysis of 376 infants. J Urol 2014;191(5 Suppl):1614-9.

Zareba P, Colaci DS, Afeiche M, Gaskins AJ, Jørgensen N, Mendiola J, Swan SH, Chavarro JE. Semen quality in relation to antioxidant intake in a healthy male population. Fertil Steril 2013; 100(6):1572-9.

Zareba P, Zhang J, Yilmaz A, Trpkov K. The impact of the 2005 International Society of Urological Pathology (ISUP) consensus on Gleason grading in contemporary practice. Histopathology 2009; 55(4):384-91.


2017 – Present: Assistant Professor, Division of Urology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON

2015 – 2017: Urologic Oncology Fellow, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

2008 – 2010; 2011 – 2014: Urology Residency, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON

2010 – 2011: Master of Public Health in Quantitative Methods, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA

2005 – 02008: Doctor of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

2003 – 2005 Bachelor of Science, Honors Physiology (2 of 4 years completed)
University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

2000 – 2003 International Baccalaureate Diploma, Old Scona Academic High School, Edmonton, AB

Licences & Certifications 

2014: Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada (Urology)
Final examination taken and passed on May 25, 2014

2014 – Present: Independent Practice Certificate of Registration (#89086) College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario



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