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.
Dr. Jeffrey Drebin, MD, PhD will be the Henry Swan MD lecturer at Surgical Grand Rounds Monday March 11, 2014
Dr. Vijaya Vemulakonda et al. were recently published in Urology® the "Gold Journal."
Dr. Higuchi recently completed a urologic medical mission in San Pedro Sula, Honduras with a team from University of Texas at Southwestern.
Presentation Friday, January 31st on "Diaphanous Related Formin 3 and Cell Plasticity" by Dr. Michael R. Freeman
Dan Theodorescu, MD & Garrett Dancik, PhD publish their research on Robust Prognostic Gene Expression Signatures in Bladder Cancer and Lung Adenocarcinoma Depend on Cell Cycle Related Genes
Last week, the School of Medicine Office of Faculty Affairs and our Information Technology team launched a new online system for faculty performance evaluations called PRiSM (Performance Reviews in the School of Medicine).
24th International Prostate Cancer Update Meeting
2013 Resident Applicant Data is Available
The Pediatric Urology Fellowship completed it's external site review, receiving full continued ACGME accreditation with no citations. Moreover, the program received a commendation for its demonstrated compliance with the ACGME's requirements.
Dr. Fernando Kim has been selected to organize the Urology Jackson Hole Winter Conference
Urology Resident Interview Season Comes to an End.
Dr. Randall Meacham is selected as the 2. South Central Section Representative, American Urological Association Board of Directors
Dr. Ty Higuchi is on a medical mission to serve the people of Honduras.
Dr. Randall Meacham is the Chair Elect of the Urology Resident Review Committee with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
Dr. Al Barqawi's research on the Association of Testosterone Therapy With Mortality, Myocardial Infarction, and Stroke In Men With Low Testosterone Levels is published in the November 6, 2013 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
Several Residents make presentations at a variety of national meetings.
Dr. Cost joins the Pediatric Urology Faculty at the Children's Hospital Colorado. He is Fellowship trained in both Urologic Oncology and Pediatric Urology.