Academy of Science. He has served on advisory boards of the National Kidney Foundation and American Cancer Society and the editorial boards of several medical journals. He has been principal investigator on grants or awards from the National Institutes of Health, Department of Defense, American Cancer Society, and CaPCURE. He is medical director of the Urological Research Foundation, editor of its newsletter, Quest, and has developed a popular prostate cancer information web site, www.drcatalona.com. He is author of more than 320 articles in scientific journals, books and book chapters in medical texts. He has also made several award-winning videotapes of cancer operations.
As a spokesperson on prostate cancer issues Dr. Catalona has appeared frequently on television and in the print media. His research has been profiled in the lay press, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Time, Business Week, and on national television news programs, including NBC, CBS, ABC and CNN, as well as in the medical literature, including Nature, Journal of the American Medical Association, New England Journal of Medicine