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August 3, 2015

U-M Urologists respond to ProPublica's 'Surgeon Scorecard'

U.S. News and World Report published an editorial article written by Drs. Khurshid Ghani, James Montie and David Miller on the pros and cons of a "Surgeon Scorecard" developed and released by ProPublica, an investigative journalism group.

July 15, 2015

2015 Duckett Lectureship to look at the growth and relevance of the genital tubercle

This Friday, July 17 is the 2015 Duckett Lectureship at 9 AM in the MCHC Auditorium. This year’s speaker is Dr. Pierre Mouriquand, Professor at Claude-Bernard University and Head of the Department of Paediatric Surgery at Lyon University Hospitals in Lyon, France. Dr. Mouriquand will present: Understanding the growth of the genital tubercle

July 9, 2015

Ninth Annual Chang Lecture Will Examine Connection Between Art and Medicine

On Thursday, July 16, the Department of Urology will honor Dr. Cheng-Yang Chang, the first pediatric urologist at the University of Michigan, and the Chang family with a lecture by Pierre Mouriquand, MD, professor of Claude-Bernard University – Lyon 1 and head of the department of paediatric surgery in Lyon University Hospitals.

June 24, 2015

Intern Orientation Open Skills Pre-Test

Urology faculty worked with new interns this morning teaching the basics of various surgical procedures to aid in the interns' education and development.

June 12, 2015

Urology hosts course on Dusting technique for treating ureteroscopic stones

UMHS Urology faculty members hosted physicians from around the midwest for a day-long, hands-on learning course about developments in ureteroscopic stone treatment. The course focused on the Dusting technique, otherwise known as the use of high frequency and low pulse energy in the treatment of ureteroscopic stones.

May 26, 2015

Urology Resident and Medical Student Featured in Renal & Urology News

Renal & Urology News highlighted Alex Helfand, a fourth year medical student, and Duncan Morhardt, a resident in his third year with the UMHS Department of Urology, for presentations they made during the 2015 national conference for the American Urological Association.