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Dr. Philipp Dahm Joins the Journal of Urology Editorial Board

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

Dr. Philipp Dahm, Associate Professor of Urology and Director of Clinical Research, was recently appointed to the Journal of Urology Editorial Board. Dr. Dahm will serve on the Editorial Board […]

AUA Recognizes UF Resident for Outstanding Presentation

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

Dr. Charles Vincent, PGY3, was recognized at the 2009 AUA Annual Meeting for his poster, “Symptoms and risk factors associated with first UTI in college-aged women: a prospective cohort study.”  […]

Single port robotic surgery offered as a new and unique treatment for chronic lower abdominal and groin pain

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

On 2/8/2010, UF minimally invasive surgeons, Dr. Parekattil and Dr.Atalah, performed robot-assisted single port laparoscopic surgery with the use of the da Vinci Surgical System (Intuitive Surgical, Inc.). This case […]

Evidence Based Reviews in Urology (EBRU): New AUA Educational Program Spearheaded by UF Faculty

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

Evidence Based Reviews in Urology (EBRU) is a new educational program launched by the AUA in October 2009 under the leadership of Philipp Dahm, MD, MHSc (chairman of the EBRU Steering […]

UF UROLOGY: Outstanding performance at SESAUA meeting in Miami

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

The recent SESAUA Meeting in Miami was marked by an outstanding performance by members of the University of Florida (UF) Department of Urology. There were a total of 22 podium, […]

Dr. Johannes Vieweg Named AUA Foundation Research Council Chair

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

Johannes Vieweg, MD, Professor and Wayne & Marti Huizenga Eminent Scholar Chair in Urology, was recently named the AUA Foundation Research Council Chair. The AUA Board of Directors unanimously elected […]

UroGators President Receives Presidential Citation from AUA

UroGators President Receives Presidential Citation from AUA

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

Thomas F. Stringer, MD, has been awarded a 2010 Presidential Citation from the American Urological Association (AUA). Each year, the AUA awards these citations to individuals who have significantly promoted […]

Resident Fellowships

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

Chief Residents Ngoc-Bich Le, MD, and Lawrence Yeung, MD, have both been accepted to prestigious urology fellowship programs for the coming academic year. Dr. Le (PGY-5) has accepted a two-year […]

Journal Publication Causes Media Stir

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

Dr. Sijo Parekattil’s recent publication in the October 2009 edition of the Journal of Endourology, Video Technique of Robotic Vasovasostomy, was the subject of much discussion in the national and international press. […]

Philipp Dahm, MD, MHSc Appointed to Serve on the Urology Milestone Project Working Group

Published: Jun 15th, 2012

  The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and American Board of Urology (ABU) are jointly spearheading a pioneering initiative to advance educational outcome assessment in urology residency training. […]