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.


Kai Dallas and Tim Chang presenting their award winning work at WSAUA

  • Tim Chang was awarded 1st 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.
  • Kai Dallas won 1st place in the Western Section AUA Health Policy Essay Contest for his entry entitled: Racial Disparities in Hospital Admissions in the First 30 Days After Urethral Sling Procedures in California.
  • Kai also took 2nd 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.


Andrew Sun won 2nd place in the Female Pelvic Floor Reconstruction & Pediatric Urology session for his abstract "The Cost of a Catheter: An Environmental Perspective on single use clean intermittent catheterization".

AUA Best Video Award

Drs. Joe Liao and Tim Chang won the AUA Best Video Award for their video entitled "Multimodal Enhanced Cystoscopy for Improved Bladder Tumor Resections" in the Bladder Oncology and Diversion session at the AUA 2017 Annual Meeting in Boston.  



Catherine Cooper
Education Program Manager
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News and Events

Western Section AUA 2017 – Vancouver

Meet our incoming fellows!

Kathleen (Katie) Kan
Pediatric Urology Fellow

Raveen Syan
FPMRS Fellow

Shannon Wallace
FPMRS Fellow

Reconstruction Fellowship

Chief Resident Dr. Michael Davenport matched into a Reconstruction Fellowship at UT Southwestern in Dallas, TX with Dr. Allen Morey, that he will begin later next year following graduation.

Minimally Invasive Oncology Fellowship

Following graduation next year, Chief Resident Dr. Harsha Mittakanti will be going to Swedish Hospital in Seattle to begin a Minimally invasive Oncology Fellowship with Dr. Jim Porter.

Urology Graduation Dinner

The Department hosted the Urology Graduation Dinner on June 25, 2017 to honor our graduating residents and fellows:

Residency Program:
  David Guo, Remy Lamberts, and Dimitar Zlatev

FPMRS Fellowship Program:  Amy Dobberfuhl, and Amandeep Mahal


AUA 2017 Annual Meeting - Boston

Meet our PGY1 Residents!

Caleb Seufert

Fernandino (Dino) Vilson

Lee White