Dr. McVary was a Professor of Urology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine for 23 years. He served as the Director of the Center for Sexual Health at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, conducted the Prostate Diseases Minimally Invasive Program, and Director of the Andrology Fellowship Program at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and now at Loyola University Medical Center. In 2012 he was named the Chairman of Urology at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine located in Springfield, IL, his hometown. In 2018 he returned to Chicagoland to become the Director of the Center for Male Health, Professor of Urology at the Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University Medical Center.
Dr. McVary has had an extensive experience conducting clinical trials for the National Institute and Health and numerous private and industry foundations. An experienced investigator in prostatic disorders and erectile dysfunction (ED), Dr. McVary is currently and has recently been principal investigator for more than 75 clinical trials. Dr. McVary’s research has generated more than 400 publications including refereed journal articles, books, book chapters, and abstracts.
Dr McVary is the Chairman of the AUA BPH Clinical Guidelines Committee, the Co-Chair of the International Consultation on Male LUTS, Panel Member of the AUA Clinical Guidelines for Erectile Dysfunction, and Panel Member for AUA Clinical Guidelines for Peyronie’s disease. He is Associate Editor of the Journal of Urology and Section Editor for Current Urology Reports. He has been named Chairman of the Special Emphasis Urology Study Section for the NIDDK. He is Co-Chairman of the Clinical Section of the NIDDK Strategic Pathway for Prostate Basic and Clinical Science.