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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

UCSF Urology faculty member, Tom Chi, MD, Assistant Professor, along with Resident, Samuel Washington, III, MD won essay awards reviewed for the 2016 annual meeting of The Western Section of the...
Each year, UCSF Medical Center accepts nominations fortheir Exceptional Physician Award.  The award recognizes physicians, residents and clinical fellows for demonstrating the medical center values...
Lindsay A. Hampson, MD completed her residency here at UCSF Urology, finishing her successful training in 2015.  After completing a one-year fellowship in Genitourinary Reconstruction & Trauma at...
UCSF Urology assistant professor Thomas Chi, MD, specializes in Nephrolithiasis and Minimally Invasive Surgery.  When research showed kidney stone incidence on the rise, he recognized there is a...
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 ...