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He will be responsible for urologic care for Veterans receiving care through San Francisco VAMC & its cachement area.
Says Raj Pruthi, MD, MHA, FACS, Chair, Department of Urology. “He is a natural leader who is well experienced in curriculum development, educational leadership, learner assessment, advising, mentoring, and teaching...”
According to SUO's chair of awards committee, Dr. Carroll will “receive this award for his many contributions to our current understanding and management of prostate cancer."
Not everyone might cheerfully welcome trading a 5,500 sq. ft. house on two acres for a modest condo near Mission Bay.
Thomas Chi, MD, Associate Professor UCSF Urology wins The Gold Cystoscope Award for his “outstanding research into the cause of urolithiasis and innovations in surgical techniques for kidney stone removal.”
Says Stan Rosenfeld, the group’s leader, the award was, “well deserved recognition for his invaluable contributions to the prostate cancer community.”
Dr. Suskind is being recognized for her cumulative work in the area of female urologic issues in frail older adults. She will receive the award during the February SUFU annual meeting.