Urology Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds

January 4, 2022

Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer

"Translational Patient-Centered Outcomes Research in Bladder Cancer"

John L. Gore, MD, MS
Professor of Urology
University of Washington

December 7, 2021

Advanced Prostate Cancer

"Image-guided Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer"

Geoffrey Sonn, MD
Assistant Professor of Urology and, by courtesy, of Radiology
Stanford University, Department of Medicine

November 9, 2021

Testis Cancer

"MicroRNAs: Turning the tide in Testicular Cancer"

Aditya Bagrodia, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Urology
Disease Team Co-Leader, Genitourinary Cancer

October 5, 2021


"Towards a better understanding of urinary stone pathogenesis"

Marshall Stoller, MD
Professor and Vice Chair of Urology

September 7, 2021

Oncofertility in Pediatric Cases

"Fertility Preservation and Restoration for Pediatric Cancer Survivors"

Kyle Orwig, PhD
Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
University of Pittsburgh

June 1, 2021


May 4, 2021


"Male Infertility 2021: From the Bench to the Bedside"

Larry I. Lipshultz, MD
Professor and Chair of the Scott Department of Urology's Division of Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine

April 2, 2021

Pelvic Prolapse

"Frontiers of Kidney Exchange"

Alvin Roth, PhD
Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research
Stanford University

March 2, 2021

Interstitial Cystitis

"Disparities in FPMRS: The role of social determinants of health"

Nitya Abraham, MD
Associate Professor of Urology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

"How does structural racism influence health?"

Justin Feldman, ScD
Health and Human Rights Fellow
Harvard University

February 2, 2021

Interstitial Cystitis

Featured Talk
"Update on the NIDDK MAPP Research Network"

J. Quentin Clemens
Edward J McGuire Professor of Urology
Director, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, Urology
Associate Chair for Research, Urology
University of Michigan Medicine

January 5, 2021

Penile Cancer

Featured Talk
"Penile Cancer Update 2021"

Curtis Pettaway, MD
Professor of Urology
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


December 1, 2020

Spinal Cord Injury

Featured Talk
"Single use vs multiuse catheters for clean intermittent catheterization - a story of policy vs data"

Chris Elliott, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor (Affiliate)
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center


November 10, 2020

Upper Tract TCC

Featured Talk
"Artificial Intelligence for Medical Imaging and Image Guided Interventions"

Lei Xing, PhD
Jacob Haimson Professor of Medical Physics
Director of Medical Physics Division of Radiation Oncology
Stanford University


October 6, 2020

Urolithiasis: Medical Management

Featured Talk
"Twenty-four hour urine testing and kidney stone prevention"

Alan Pao, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology) and Palo Alto VA


September 1, 2020

Pediatric Obstruction

Featured Talk
"Prenatal diagnosis and Management of In-utero Renal Failure"

Yair Blumenfeld, MD
Associate Professor of Urology; Obstetrics and Gynecology (Maternal Fetal Medicine)
Stanford University


May 5, 2020

Urinary Incontinence

Featured Talk
"Frailty and Surgical Decision-Making in Older Adults"

Anne Suskind, MD, MS, FACS
Associate Professor of Urology; Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
Director, Neurourology, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
UC San Francisco


September 1, 2020

Pediatric Obstruction

March 3, 2020

Testes Cancer

Featured Talk
"Is There a Role for Chemotherapy in Stage 1 Testicular Cancer?"

Sumit Shah, MD, MPH
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine - Oncology
Stanford University


February 4, 2020

Bladder Cancer: Invasive

Featured Talk
"The Changing Landscape of Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Classification"

Sima P. Porten, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Urology
UC San Francisco


  • Thursday, January 16th
    6:30-8:30 PM in LKSC 130
    Special Grand Rounds – Fenmore Visiting Professorship Presentation: "The Biology of Prostate Cancer Metastasis: Why Should We Care?" 

  • Friday, January 17th
    4:30-5:30 PM in LKSC 308
    23rd Dorothy Fenmore Visiting Professorship Lecture: "Molecular Dissection of Prostate Cancer"

23rd Dorothy Fenmore Visiting Professor

Ganesh Palapattu, MD, FACS
George F. & Sandy G. Valassis Professor & Chair of Urology 
University of Michigan

January 7, 2020

Kidney Cancer

Featured Talk
"Management of the Small Renal Mass"

Anobel Y. Odisho, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Urology
Clinical Informatics Lead, Center for Digital Health Innovation
UC San Francisco


Times and Location

LKSC Learning Spaces and Confernce Center,
291 Campus Drive, LK120

6:30 - 7:30 PM    Uroradiology Case Conference
7:30 - 7:45 PM    Resident lecture (time for questions)
7:45 - 8:30 PM    Faculty lecture (time for questions)


Taranjit Bains
Education Program Manager
(650) 497-8753