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UF Urology Residency Program Fully Reaccredited and Expanded to 3 Residents per Year

The Department of Urology was recently notified by the Urology Residency Review Committee (RRC) on behalf of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) that its residency program has been given full accreditation for a total of 5 years through 2014. In addition, the RRC approved the Department’s proposal…

Dr. Sijo Parekattil Awarded Grant from ERBE Surgical Systems

Dr. Sijo Parekattil, Assistant Professor of Urology and Co-Director of Robotic Surgery, received a $75,000 award from ERBE Surgical Systems for his project titled “Animal Safety and Prospective Randomized Control Trial of Hemostatic Hydrodissection for Nerve Preservation during Robotic of Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy.” Founded in 1847, ERBE Surgical Systems is…

UF Department of Urology Welcomes Two UF Alums to the Faculty

The University Of Florida Department Of Urology has further enhanced its group of exceptional physicians with the recent recruit of Dr. Thomas Stringer and Dr. Larry Yeung, both University of Florida Urology alumni. Dr. Stringer, a leader in the north Florida Urology community, will serve as Medical…

The University of Florida Prostate Disease Center has launched its website!

The University of Florida Prostate Disease Center (UFPDC) provides an integrated and broad-based clinical research effort that will translate laboratory discoveries into tomorrow’s leading-edge cancer treatments, new diagnostic tools and modalities for the many patients affected by prostate cancer.  The purpose of the Prostate Cancer Awareness Program is…

University of Florida Department of Urology CME Series

Date and Venue February 22 – 23, 2013 The Peabody Orlando Guest Speakers Dr. Manuel Arreola, University of Florida Dr. Anthony  Bavry, University of Florida Dr. Paul Crispen, University of Kentucky Dr. James Eastham, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Dr. Eric Klein, Cleveland Clinic Dr. Larissa Rodrigeuz,  UCLA Dr. Marshall…

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