Message From the Chair
Raj S. Pruthi, MD, Professor and Chair of Urology
The last 10 years have been very important for UNC Urology. We have experienced significant growth in the breadth, complexity, and volume of our clinical care. During this time, UNC Urology has attracted a diverse faculty who have received extensive training at some of the most acclaimed academic and clinical programs in the country. Because of our high degree of specialization and technical proficiency in applying innovative clinical care, our surgeons and physicians are able to treat the most complex urologic conditions. For many conditions, we collaborate with physicians from other specialties to create multidisciplinary patient care programs. The combined expertise from multiple UNC specialists with the state-of-the-art facilities and technologies of the UNC Health Care System provides our patients with the very best in high-quality, cutting-edge, compassionate care…
The 16th Annual Floyd A. Fried Advances in Urology Symposium
The 16th Annual Floyd A. Fried Advances in Urology Symposium will be held June 22 – 23, 2018 at the Rizzo Conference Center in Chapel Hill.
This year’s symposium will highlight several new developments in the field of urology. Topics to be covered include management of the opioid crisis within the urologic community. We will cover the use of active surveillance for intermediate-risk prostate cancer, management of high-risk prostate cancer and the appropriate clinical application of prostate biomarkers. Proper timing and selection criteria for advanced renal cancer will be discussed. Read more.