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UroGators

The UroGators, as the official alumni society of the University of Florida (UF) Department of Urology, serves to support and promote the advancement of urologic education for residents and members, to enhance fellowship and communication between current and former residents, fellows, and faculty, and to serve as advisors to…

Senior Medical Student Elective

The University of Florida offers 4 week externships for senior (4th year) medical students throughout the year.  The months of June through September are typically heavily subscribed, due to the Urology Match.  Early application is suggested. Students will meet with faculty during their rotation.  They will not be…

Dr. Philipp Dahm Joins the Journal of Urology Editorial Board

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 for a three year term, through the year 2012. He joins Dr. Raju Thomas (Tulane University) and Dr.

AUA Recognizes UF Resident for Outstanding Presentation

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.”  His presentation, the result of research conducted in collaboration with his faculty mentor, Benjamin Canales, MD, was selected…

UF UROLOGY: Outstanding performance at SESAUA meeting in Miami

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, poster and video presentations from UF. This included the prestigious Ballenger Lecture, this year delivered by UF Department…

Dr. Johannes Vieweg Named AUA Foundation Research Council Chair

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 Dr. Vieweg to the position, officially approving the recommendation of the AUA Search Committee headed by Dr.

Dr. Benjamin K. Canales, one recipient of Rising Star in Urology Award

  Dr. Benjamin K. Canales, Assistant Professor of Urology at the University of Florida, was one of two recipients of the 2011 “Rising Star in Urology Award” through the American Urological Association (AUA) Foundation and Astellas Pharma Global Development, Inc. This program, designed for young urology faculty…

Conferences & Lectures

Each week the Department of Urology holds lectures and conferences to supplement Resident & Faculty education. Below is a listing of the various lectures and topics covered and the frequency of each conference. For the current…

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