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Theodorescu Elected

Dan Theodorescu, MD, PhD, director of the University of Colorado Cancer Center, has been elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM).

SMASH-2

On Saturday, August 9th, 2014 the University of Colorado Department of Surgery hosted the second annual Surgical Mountain Assault Series Hike (SMASH-2).

Residents-Compete

Urology Residents invited to compete at the South Central Section

Dr. Theodorescu in DeGette Rountable Discussion

Dr, Theodorescu participates in US Rep Diana DeGette's roundtable discussion "21st Century Cures"

Dr. Flynn Subspecialty Certified

Dr. Bryan Flynn Board Certified in second subspecialty Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Wilson Research Fund

Dr. Shandra Wilson's Urologic Cancer Fund, an initiative to raise money to benefit patients diagnosed with these diseases.

Electronic Noses the Future of Cancer Detection?

Finnish researchers report success in detecting prostate cancer

University of Colorado Hospital leads local health facilities in U.S. News & World Report rankings

University of Colorado Hospital again leads the state's health institutions honored by U.S. News & World Report in its rankings of America’s best hospitals.

Changes to Faculty Profiles

We've made some changes to our Doctor's testimonials

Welcome New Faculty, Fellows, and Residents

The Urology division has several new members joining the team.

Alcohol Deaths

In Other News-Alcohol Responsible for 1 in 7 Adult Deaths

Congratulations Graduates

Congratulations to the Urology Residents and Fellows who graduate this month

Turning Drug Development on Its Head

Dr. Theodorescu's excerpt from C3 Spring 2014 Edition

Dr. Higuchi Appointed to Medical Board

Dr. Ty Higuchi Appointed to the Colorado Medical Board

Long Term Complications of Prostate Cancer

Long-Term Complications of Prostate Cancer Treatment May Have Been Underappreciated- Drs. Crawford, Higuchi and Rove

Sunny Guin Receives BCAN 2014 Young Investigator Award

The Urology Division is proud to congratulate Research Instructor, Sunny Guin PhD, for receiving a 2014 BCAN Young Investigator Award.

American Urological Association Annual Meeting 2014

Beginning May 16th and running through May 21st, urologists from around the world will congregate in Orlando, Florida for the American Urological Association 109th Annual Meeting.

Farewell to Drs. Petersen and Garg

It is with bittersweet emotions that the University of Colorado School of Medicine Division of Urology Faculty and Staff wish Dr. Jane Petersen and Dr. Tullika Garg farewell as they leave our institution.

Congratulations Dr. Pshak

Tom Pshak's induction to the Gold Humanism Honor Society

Dr. Crawford on Rebiopsying for Prostate Cancer

This week OncLive published a one-on-one interview with Dr. E. David Crawford, of University of Colorado Hospital’s Urologic and Radiation Oncology.

2014 RMUS Annual Meeting

This year's Rocky Mountain Urological Society Annual Meeting will be held April 11th and 12th in Centennial Colorado.

Dr Kim Excels

Dr. Fernando Kim's practice brings accolades from across the country.

March 2014 Publications

The latest publications for the Division of Urology

Dr. Vemulakonda's recent publication in Urology

Dr. Vijaya Vemulakonda et al. were recently published in Urology® the "Gold Journal."

Dr. Higuchi's Medical Mission Trip in Honduras

Dr. Higuchi recently completed a urologic medical mission in San Pedro Sula, Honduras with a team from University of Texas at Southwestern.

What is Next: Life After Cancer

University of Colorado Hospital and the CU Cancer Center have joined forces for a program called WIN, which stands for "What is Next."

National Kidney Cancer Awareness Month

March is National Kidney Month and National Kidney Cancer Awareness Month. Kidney diesease affects 10% of the United States or 20 million Americans. The kidneys filter blood to remove waste and toxins.

Henry Swan MD Lecture 2014

Dr. Jeffrey Drebin, MD, PhD will be the Henry Swan MD lecturer at Surgical Grand Rounds Monday March 11, 2014

Dr. Michael R. Freeman Special Presentation

Presentation Friday, January 31st on "Diaphanous Related Formin 3 and Cell Plasticity" by Dr. Michael R. Freeman