Departmental Research

Urology Research Faculty

Philip Beachy, PhD
Professor of Urology
Professor of Developmental Biology


James Brooks, MD
Professor and Vice-Chair of Urology
Chief of Urologic Oncology

John Leppert, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Urology
Director of Urologic Oncology (VAPAHCS)

Wendy Fantl, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Urology 

Joseph Liao, MD
Associate Professor of Urology
Director of Research
Chief of Urology (VAPAHCS)

Visiting Scholars & Researchers

Francesco Del Giudice, MD
Visiting Resident
Rome, Italy
11/2019 - 11/2020

Taek Sang Kim, MD
Visiting Scholar
Busan, South Korea
8/2019 - 7/2020

Hua Gong, MD
Visiting Scholar
Shanghai, China
3/2019 - 3/2020

Grace (Chen) Shenhar, MD
Visiting Resident
Tel Aviv, Israel
9/2019 - 8/2020

Wansuk Kim, MD
Visiting Scholar
Busan, South Korea
1/2019 - 6/2020

Federico Belladelli
Visiting Scholar
Milan, Italy
1/2020 - 7/2020

Simon John Christoph Soerensen
Visiting Medical Student
Aarhus, Denmark
9/2019 - 7/2020

Hyuk Jin Cho, MD
Visiting Scholar
Seoul, South Korea
4/2019 - 3/2020

Zhenduo Shi
Visiting Scholar
Xuzhou, China
3/2020 - 6/2020

New Publications

Clinical Trials

Recent Awards

Congratulations to Dr. Ericka Sohlberg on receiving Second Place in the Miley B. Wesson Resident Essay Contest and Third Place poster for her project titled "LABORATORY-WIDE ASSOCIATION STUDY IN PATIENTS WITH PROSTATE CANCER” at WSAUA 2019 in Monterey!

Congratulations to Dr. Nikola Teslovich on receiving Second Place for his project titled "OPTIMIZING ABLATION MARGINS FOR PROSTATE CANCER FOCAL THERAPY" at WSAUA 2019 in Monterey!

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