The Department of Urology is committed to facilitating the development of the next generation of outstanding academic urologists. We offer opportunities for medical students, residents and fellows to pursue a diverse array of training, the depth and breadth of which are unparalleled.
AUA 2017 Annual Meeting - Boston
News & Events
Congratulations Norcal Winners!
43rd Annual Northern California Urological Resident Research Seminar
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Meet our Newest Urology Residents!
Caleb Seufert, Dino Vilson, and Lee White will join us via General Surgery in June 2017.
AUA Best Video Award
Congratulations to Drs. Joe Liao and Tim Chang for their video entitled "Multimodal Enhanced Cystoscopy for Improved Bladder Tumor Resections" which won Best Video in the Bladder Oncology and Diversion session at the AUA 2017 Annual Meeting in Boston.
Dr. Tim Chang was awarded First Place in the Western Section AUA Miley Wesson Resident Essay Contest for his entry entitled: In Vivo Biodistribution and Toxicity of Intravesical Administration of Quantum Dots for Optical Molecular Imaging of Bladder Cancer.
Dr. Kai Dallas was awarded Second Place in the Western Section AUA Miley Wesson Resident Essay Contest for his entry entitled: Redefining the Stone Belt: Precipitation Potentiates the Risk of Urinary Stone Disease in California.
Book chapter on USL Vault Suspension published!
FPMRS fellow Dr. Amy Dobberfuhl's book chapter: Uterosacral Ligament Vaginal Vault Suspension was published in Native Tissue Repair for Incontinence and Prolapse.
- Unplanned hospital visits in the first 30 days after urethral sling procedures
Dallas KB, Rogo-Gupta L, Elliott CS.
Urology. 2017 May;103:79-83. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2017.01.025. Epub 2017 Jan 30.
- Defining the rate of negative ureteroscopy in the general population treated for upper tract urinary stone disease
Lamberts RW, Conti SL, Leppert JT, Elliott CS.
J Endourol.2017 Mar;31(3):266-271. doi: 10.1089/end.2016.0751. Epub 2017 Feb 3.
- Minimizing the cost of treating asymptomatic ureterolithiasis
Lamberts RW, Lines E, Conti SL, Leppert JT, Elliott CS.
Urology Practice. 2017 [in press]
- 3D reconstruction of cystoscopy videos for comprehensive bladder records
Lurie KL, Angst R, Zlatev DV, Liao JC, Ellerbee Bowden AK.
Biomed Opt Express. 2017 8, 2106-2123
- A systematic approach to the evaluation and management of the failed artificial urinary sphincter
Dobberfuhl AD, Comiter CV.
Curr Urol Rep. 2017 Mar;18(3):18. doi: 10.1007/s11934-017-0666-y.
- New and developing diagnostic technologies for urinary tract infections
Davenport M, Mach KE, Shortliffe LM, Banaei N, Wang TH, Liao JC.
Nat Rev Urol. 2017 Mar 1. doi: 10.1038/nrurol.2017.20. [Epub ahead of print]
Education Program Manager