ACCME Accreditation Statement

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 64 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Course Number:  MGR22007


Claiming CME Credits

We monitor attendance through the Zoom registration function. Each time you attend the live sessions, “register” using the link that we have on our website and you are eligible to receive the CME credit for that particular lecture session. Please note that 1 hour = 1 CME credit.

To obtain CME certification statements at any time, starting in the 2020-21AY, create an account at the UCSF CE Portal

How to Create a New Account:

How to View and Claim Credit here:

For 2019-20AY certification statements (July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020), email Katherine Jung at [email protected].



The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Urology is committed to ensuring that urologists achieve the highest standards of professional training. We do this through a rich program of conferences, events, Visiting Professor lectures, and other continuing medical education opportunities presented by some of the field's top thought leaders. Our goal is to support residents, fellows and the greater urologic community of physicians with the latest urologic evaluation, intervention, and research.  

The novel coronavirus has disrupted the world as we know it, but UCSF Urology has not halted our commitment to teach.  With the help of technology, partnerships, and our world-class institution, we've broadened our outreach to serve our field globally.  We hope you will join us.


Marshall Stoller, MD - UCSF Urology Grand Rounds

Urology Grand Rounds & Visiting Professor Events

  Date Topic Speaker Registration/Archive Link
Samuel L. Washington III, MD MAS 14-Jul-21

"Drivers of racial disparities in management of genitourinary cancers: Examining geographic variations in evaluation and treatment"

Samuel L. Washington III, MD MAS
Assistant Professor of Urology; Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Goldberg-Benioff Endowed Professorship in Cancer Biology
University of California San Francisco
Watch Recording
David Bayne, MD, MPH 11-Aug-21

" Big stones and bad access: Insight into the kidney stone care cascade"

David Bayne, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, UCSF Department of Urology
Director of Simulation Education Co-Director of the UCSF Center for Health Equity in Surgery and Anesthesia 
University of California San Francisco

Watch Recording
Reynaldo G. Gomez, MD, FACS


“ Neuromodulation and Neurostimulation: a tribute to UCSF research"

Reynaldo G. Gomez, MD, FACS
Chief of the Urology Service
Hospital del Trabajador in Santiago, Chile
Watch Recording
Robyn Thomas 13-Oct-21

“Firearm Violence in the US and the Role of Clinicians in Gun Violence Prevention”

Robyn Thomas

Executive Director
Giffords Law Center

Watch Recording
Ranjith Ramasamy, MD 10-Nov-21 “T therapy for male infertility"


Ranjith Ramasamy, MD
Director, Reproductive Urology
University of Miami – Miller School of Medicine

Watch Recording
Timothy P. Brigham, MDiv, PhD 8-Dec-21 “ACGME Focus on Well-being: Deepening our Commitment to Faculty, Residents, Patients, and All Members of the Healthcare Team”
Timothy P. Brigham, MDiv, PhD

Chief of Staff and Chief Education Officer
Co-Chair of the Physician Well-Being Task Force
Association of American Medical Colleges

Watch Recording
Victor W. Nitti, MD 12-Jan-22 “Adult Learning and the Future of Medical and Surgical Education : Lessons Learned as AUA Chair of Education”

Victor W. Nitti, MD
Professor of Urology and Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chief, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS)
University of California Los Angeles

Watch Recording
Elizabeth B. Yerkes, MD

(Peds VP)

“Urinary Reconstruction in Neurogenic Bladder: Decisions, Regrets, and Recovery”

Elizabeth B. Yerkes, MD
Attending Physician, Urology; Director of Neuro-urology
Co-Director of Reconstructive Pediatric Urology in the Division of Urology
Myles Michelon Endowed Chair in Urology; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation
Professor of Urology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Watch Recording
Seth Glickman, MD, MBA 9-Mar-22 “Transforming Health Care Markets” Seth W. Glickman, MD, MBA
CEO, Reserve Therapeutics
Former Chief Medical Officer, Blue Shield of Califonia and Intermountain Healthcare
Watch Recording
Drs. Overland, Lindsey, and Yang 13-Apr-22

"A World of Opportunity: Pediatric Urology from Bedside to Bench and Back" 
"Problems, Populations, and Outcomes: My Journey as an Innovator"
"Small but mighty: the power of single cell analysis in urology"

Maya Overland, MD, PhD
John P. Lindsey II, MD, MEng

Heiko Yang, MD, PhD
Chief Residents
University of California, San Francisco
Watch Recording
Dr. Christi Butler 11-May-22 "Transgender Care: Where we've been, where we are, and where we're going."

Christi Butler, MD
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Urology
University of California, San Francisco

Watch Recording
Dr. Michael Cookson Jun-2022

Improving Outcomes in Advanced Prostate Cancer:  The Value of a Multidisciplinary Team and Evidenced Based Care

Michael Cookson, MD, MMHC
Professor and Chairman of Urology
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
& Chief of Urology at Stephenson Cancer Center
Register Here
  Date Topic Speaker Registration/Archive Link
Holden Thorp, PhD 8-Jul-20 “High-Impact publishing in the time of COVID-19” Holden Thorp, PhD
Editor-in-Chief, Science and Science Family of Journals
Watch Recording
John Denstedt MD, FRCSC, FACS, FCAHS 12-Aug-20 “The Future of Medical Meetings" John Denstedt MD, FRCSC, FACS, FCAHS
Richard Ivey Professor
Secretary Elect, American Urological Association
Managing Editor, Journal of Endourology
Watch Recording
Jill C. Buckley MD, FACS


“Contemporary Management of Bladder Neck Stenosis: Endoscopic Management with MMC and Robotic Reconstruction" Jill C. Buckley MD, FACS
GU Reconstructive Urology, Robotic Surgery, Cancer Survivorship
Director, Urology Residency Program
Director, Reconstructive Urology Fellowship (GURS)
UC San Diego Health
No Recording
Tracy M. Downs, MD FACS 14-Oct-20

“Two Americas: How can we bridge the great divide? Dialogue, Diversity and Decisions"

Tracy M. Downs, MD FACS

Professor, Department of Urology
Associate Dean of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Watch Recording
Kate H. Kraft, MD 11-Nov-20 “Teaching How to Teach:  Surgical Education in Urology Residency" Kate H. Kraft, MD, FAAP, FACS
Associate Professor, Urology
Residency Program Director, Urology
University of Michigan
Watch Recording
Larry Van Horn Ph.D, MPH, MBA 9-Dec-20 "The COVID Impact on U.S. Healthcare and its future"

Prof. Larry Van Horn Ph.D, MPH
Executive Director for Health Affairs
Director, Center for Health Care Market Innovation Research
Vanderbilt University

Watch Recording


Norman E. Sharpless, MD 13-Jan-21 "Assuring Progress in Cancer Research During Challenging Times" Norman E. Sharpless, MD
Director, The National Cancer Institute
Watch Recording
Stacy Tanaka, MD

(Peds VP)

"Multi-institutional Pediatric Urodynamics – the Treachery of Images”

Stacy Tanaka, MD, MS, FAAP
Professor of Urology, Director, Spina Bifida Clinic
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt

Watch Recording
Larry I Lipshultz, MD 10-Mar-21 "The Diagnosis of Male Infertility: From the Bench to the Bedside" Larry I Lipshultz, MD
Lester and Sue Smith Endowed Fund for Reproductive Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Watch Recording
Urology Chief Residents 2020-21 14-Apr-21

"Heterogeneity in Nectin-4 expression across molecular subtypes of urothelial cancer mediates sensitivity to enfortumab vedotin"

“Prostate cancer biomarkers: from screening, diagnosis to treatment”

"Human Gonadal Development: The Nuts and Bolts"

Carissa Chu, MD
Claire de la Calle, MD
Yi Li, MD

Chief Residents, Urology
University of California San Francisco
Watch Recording
Michelle E. Van Kuiken, MD 12-May-21 "The Future of FPMRS at UCSF"

Michelle E. Van Kuiken, MD
Assistant Professor of Urology
University of California San Francisco

Watch Recording
Sam Chang MD, MBA 3-Jun-21
“Update on Urothelial Carcinoma and What Is Important To Me”  Sam Chang MD, MBA
Patricia and Rodes Hart Endowed Chair of Urologic Surgery
Professor of Urologic Surgery and Oncology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Watch Recording


  Date Topic Speaker Registration/Archive Link
Richard A. Santucci, MD, FACS 11-Sep-19
“Free Flap Phalloplasty: Surgical Procedure and Postoperative Care” Richard A. Santucci, MD, FACS
Specialist-in-Chief, Urology Detroit Medical Center Clinical Professor, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
No Recording
Urology Chief Residents 2019-20 9-Oct-19 “Improving the Urologic Experience through Advocacy”
“High Value Health Information Technology: Applications for Lowering Cost and Improving Quality”
“Better: Quality Improvement”
Christi Marie Butler, MD
Natalia Victoria Leva, MD
Kelly Ashton Walker, MD, MBA

Department of Urology, Chief Residents
No Recording
Hillary L. Copp, MD, MS 13-Nov-19 “Guardians of the Urinary Galaxy: Short Stories and Future Battles” Hillary L. Copp, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Urology
Pediatric Urology Fellowship Director
No Recording
Kirsten L. Greene, MD, MS 18-Dec-19 “Residency Training – Past, Present and Future” Kirsten L. Greene, MD, MS
Professor and Chair, Department of Urology University of Virginia
Watch Recording
Emily Finlayson, MD, MS 8-Jan-20 “Geriatric Surgery from Evidence to Action” Emily Finlayson, MD, MS
Professor of Surgery, Medicine, and Health Policy
Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs and Development
Director, Center for Surgery in Older Adults
Department of Surgery
Watch Recording
Paul F. Austin, MD, FAAP 12-Feb-20
(Peds VP)
“Mechanisms of Kidney Injury with Obstructive Uropathy” Paul F. Austin, MD, FAAP
Division Chief, Pediatric Urology
Director of Complex Urologic Reconstruction Program
Texas Children's Hospital
Professor of Surgery, Department of Urology
Baylor College of Medicine
Director of Pediatric Urology Basic Science Research Program Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children's Hospital
Watch Recording
Paul Volberding, MD 8-Apr-20 “Two Epidemics and UCSF” Paul Volberding, MD
Former Co-Director and Principal Investigator, UCSF-Gladstone CFAR
Professor, UCSF Department of Medicine
Director, UCSF AIDS Research Institute
Watch Recording
Raj S. Pruthi, MD, MHA, FACS 13-May-20 "Optimizing outcomes in radical cystectomy for bladder cancer" Raj S. Pruthi, MD, MHA, FACS
Rhodes Distinguished Professor
Department of Urology
Watch Recording
Arthur L. Burnett, II, M. D., MBA  4-Jun-20
“A Rare Disorder with Global Health Impact: Science and Practice of Priapism" Arthur L. Burnett, II, M. D., MBA 
Patrick C. Walsh Professor in Urology
Professor, Oncology Center
Director, Basic Science Laboratory in Neurourology
Director, Sexual Medicine Fellowship Program
Faculty Member, Cellular and Molecular Medicine Graduate Training Program
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Watch Recording