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

The Department of Urology recognizes the critical importance of mentorship in the creation of its innovative Faculty Mentorship Program.  Dr. Anne Suskind established the program in 2020, initially...
The Department of Urology commends its beloved Chief Residents, Drs. Carissa Chu, Claire de la Calle and Yi Li.  Six years ago, they matched in the UCSF residency program, arriving from alma maters;...
Gerald Cunha, PhD, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Urology, has received the Edward A. Dickinson Emeritus Professorship Award. This gift endowment was established by the late Edward A Dickson...
Women physicians continue to shape and cultivate the changes we see in healthcare every day.  This may be through research, patient care, as an advocate, community outreach, mentorship, the list goes...
The pediatric urology team at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals, San Francisco and Oakland recently received word that we are, once again, number one in Northern California and 16th in the country...
The novel coronavirus has disrupted the world as we know it, but UCSF Urology has not halted its mission.  There are still patients to care for, residents and students to teach, and innovations to...
In the first “Zoom-Only” Urology Grand Rounds meeting, the department hosted the esteemed Paul Volberding, MD, Professor and Chair, Epidemiology & Biostatistics.  His discussion centered on...