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Joshua J. Horns, PhD

Languages spoken: English

Academic Information

Departments: Surgery - Assistant Professor

Divisions: Vascular Surgery

Academic Office Information

Education History

Fellowship Utah Museum of Natural History
Science Communication
Doctoral Training University of Utah
Fellowship University of Utah
Graduate Research Fellow
Undergraduate University of Utah
Major: Biology, Ecology, and Organismal Emphasis; Minor: Chemistry

Selected Publications

  1. McCormick BJ, Horns JJ, Das R, Paudel N, Hanson HA, McCrum M, Nirula R, Myers JB (2021). Nephrectomy Is Not Associated with Increased Risk of Mortality or Acute Kidney Injury After High-Grade Renal Trauma: A Propensity Score Analysis of the Trauma Quality Improvement Program (TQIP). J Urol, 207, 101097JU0000000000002253.
  2. Rollins MD, Bucher BT, Wheeler JC, Horns JJ, Paudel N, Hotaling JM (2021). Healthcare Burden and Cost in Children with Anorectal Malformation During the First 5 Years of Life. J Pediatr, 240, 122-128.e2.
  3. Wright LN, Moghalu OI, Das R, Horns J, Campbell A, Hotaling J, Pastuszak AW (2021). Erectile Dysfunction and Treatment: An Analysis of Associated Chronic Health Conditions. Urology, 157, 148-154.
  4. Brooke BS, Griffin CL, Glotzbach JP, Horns JJ, Patel S, Kraiss LW (2021). Predictors of Adherence to Anti-Impulse Therapy among Patients Treated for Acute Type-B Aortic Dissections. Ann Vasc Surg, 76, 95-103.
  5. Smith KM, Presson AP, Zhang C, Horns JJ, Hotaling JM, Tashjian RZ, Chalmers PN (2021). Does diabetes mellitus predispose to both rotator cuff surgery and subsequent failure? JSES Int, 5(4), 636-641.
  6. Moghalu OI, Das R, Horns J, Campbell A, Hotaling JM, Pastuszak AW (2021). Trends in treatment of Peyronie's disease in adult men in the United States from 2008 to 2017-results from an encounter and claims database. Int J Impot Res, 34, 280-288.
  7. Tonna JE, Hanson HA, Cohan JN, McCrum ML, Horns JJ, Brooke BS, Das R, Kelly BC, Campbell AJ, Hotaling J (2020). Balancing revenue generation with capacity generation: case distribution, financial impact and hospital capacity changes from cancelling or resuming elective surgeries in the US during COVID-19. BMC Health Serv Res, 20(1), 1119.
  8. Moghalu OI, Das R, Horns J, Campbell A, Hotaling JM, Pastuszak AW (2020). Regional variation in the incidence and prevalence of Peyronie's disease in the United States-results from an encounters and claims database. Int J Impot Res, 34, 64-70.
  9. Nadkarni NM, Scalice D, Morris JS, Trivett JR, Bush K, Anholt A, Horns JJ, Davey BT, Davis HB (2020). Effects of Astrobiology Lectures on Knowledge and Attitudes about Science in Incarcerated Populations. Astrobiology, 20(10), 1262-1271.
  10. Horns JJ, Nadkarni N, Anholt A (2020). How repeated exposure to informal science education affects content knowledge of and perspectives on science among incarcerated adults. PLoS One, 15(5), e0233083.
  11. ekerciolu H, Mendenhall CD, Oviedo-Brenes F, Horns JJ, Ehrlich PR, Daily GC (2019). Long-term declines in bird populations in tropical agricultural countryside. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 116(20), 9903-9912.
  12. Horns JJ, ekerciolu H (2018). Conservation of migratory species. Curr Biol, 28(17), R980-R983.
  13. Bilgin R, Ebeolu N, nak S, Krpk MA, Horns JJ, ekerciolu H (2016). DNA Barcoding of Birds at a Migratory Hotspot in Eastern Turkey Highlights Continental Phylogeographic Relationships. PLoS One, 11(6), e0154454.
  14. Varner J, Horns JJ, Lambert MS, Westberg E, Ruff JS, Wolfenberger K, Beever EA, Dearing MD (2016). Plastic pikas: Behavioural flexibility in low-elevation pikas (Ochotona princeps). Behav Processes, 125, 63-71.
  15. Horns J, Jung R, Carrier DR (2015). In vitro strain in human metacarpal bones during striking: testing the pugilism hypothesis of hominin hand evolution. J Exp Biol, 218(Pt 20), 3215-21.