Children

Children

Drs DiSandro, Copp and Baskin

Pediatric urologists at UCSF are working hard to expand our understanding of urological diseases of childhood. Our faculty's interests range from animal studies of fetal genital development to large-scale epidemiological reviews of urinary tract infections in children. Our program is committed to rapidly translating research findings into improved care for young patients.

Children News & Highlights

On October 6, 2017, UCSF’s Department of Urology celebrated its 100th anniversary with an educational seminar, a black-tie gala and the release of a book commemorating the department’s first century...
UCSF Urology has once again been named among the best departments in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report’s2017-2018 Best Hospitals survey. Urology is #6 this year and one of 15 adult...
Peter Carroll, MD, MPH, asked for perfection from his faculty members when he became chair of Urology at UCSF in 1996. He got it, and he gave it. As a surgeon and a researcher, Carroll cares deeply...
The first time Dylan Isaacson met Dr. Laurence Baskin, he was overwhelmed by the urologist’s presence and generosity. Isaacson, a medical student, was looking for a mentor under whom he could do...
As the Baskin Lab approaches its 25th anniversary, a clean new website has been launched to help shepherd in its next chapter.  The site showcases the familiar research summaries for their seminal...
The Transitional Urology Program is a joint effort between UCSF Pediatric and Adult Urology to understand and care for young adults with congenital urologic conditions that will require long-term...
For a third consecutive year, rankings of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) biomedical research funding put UCSF in first place for urology funding.  According to the Blue Ridge Institute for...