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New class of chief residents 2015

Kirsten Greene, MD, MS
Associate Professor Department of Urology and Vice Chair for Education, University of California, San Francisco

 

Our department is committed to ensuring that urologists achieve the highest standards of professional training. We do this through our nationally recognized residency program, fellowship training opportunities, and a rich program of continuing medical education. Our goal is to develop compassionate physicians expert in the latest urologic evaluation, intervention, and research.

Our vision:

  • to provide compassionate, cost-effective, skillful and innovative care to all patients
  • to ask relevant questions and answer them with scientific knowledge obtained through laboratory and clinical research
  • to educate students, residents and fellows in the art and science of urology and thereby to train the future leaders in our field
  • to recognize that the Department of Urology is a group of individuals working together, responsibly and ethically, to achieve its goals

Click here to see UCSF Urology's committment to "Advancing Healthcare Worldwide".

Education News & Highlights

Hao Nguyen MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Urology has been awarded a Prostate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award.  The award, known as the YI Program was started in 2007. It recognizes work by...
UCSF’s Graduate Medical Education department recognized Maurice Garcia MD, MAS, Assistant Professor, Urology, with a 2016 Excellence and Innovation Award for his work with transgender surgeries and...
The 2016 Emil A. Tanagho Visiting Professor was Alan W. Partin, MD PhD, Chairman, Department of Urology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institution.  The two-day event in early June, highlighted two ...
Tom F. Lue, MD, ScD (Hon), FACS, Professor and Vice Chair of Urology received the 2016 John K. Lattimer Award and presented The John K. Lattimer Lecture at the annual American Urologic Association...
Associate Professor of Urology, Benjamin N. Breyer, MD, MAS, has been awarded a TICR Program Teaching Award. TICR is the Training in Clinical Research masters program at UCSF whose mission is to...
UCSF Urology intern resident, Claire De La Calle, MD, has been presented with a 2016 Krevans Award for exceptional compassion and skill in providing service to patients at San Francisco General...
When New York Times correspondent Gina Kolata needed an expert quote for an article on active surveillance for prostate cancer, she turned to Matthew R. Cooperberg, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, UCSF...