Department of Urology


January 23, 2019

Jessica Green Nominated for 2019 UW Individual Distinguished Staff Award

We are pleased to announce that Jessica Green has been nominated for a 2019 UW Individual Distinguished Staff Award. Jessica has served as the Education Program Manager for the UW Department of Urology for over 5 years. Distinguished Staff Award nominations were submitted by current UW faculty, staff and students between October 8 – November 30, 2018….

December 11, 2018

2018 UW Urology Holiday Party

2018 Holiday Party 5

This year’s UW Urology Holiday Party took place on Friday, December 7 at Omega Ouzeri in Seattle’s Capital Hill neighborhood. The annual event provided an opportunity for department faculty, residents, fellows and staff to join in celebrating of a successful year for the UW Urology.

November 30, 2018

Join the MoDawgs on Saturday, 12/1 at 10 a.m. for Movember Hike at Tiger Mountain Poo Poo Point

Want to hike with the MoDawgs on December 1 (10:00 a.m.) at Tiger Mountain Poo Poo Point? Step 1 Join the MoDawgs Movember team page: Join MoDawgs Step 2 Attend the team building hiking activity at 10 a.m. on December 1st at Tiger Mountain Poo Poo Point

November 16, 2018

Dr. Jonathan Wright Speaks about Ongoing Studies Linking Healthy BMI with Prostate Cancer Treatment and Outcomes

Dr. Wright spoke to a full audience on November 15 from 5-6 p.m. at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The topic of his talk was Obesity and Prostate Cancer: an update on local trials. A brief overview of data showing the increase of obesity prevalence over recent decades provided a baseline for understanding the link…

November 9, 2018

MHCC Co-Chairs Recognized for Contribution to GENTLeMEN Study

Loch Anderson and Allyn Perkins, co-chairs of UW Urology’s Men’s Health Campaign Council (MHCC), were recognized in an article by UW Medicine for their contribution toward the GENTLeMEN study, which is lead by oncologist Bruce Montgomery, M.D. This study assesses whether men with metastatic prostate cancer have DNA repair deficiencies. Loch and Allyn believe in the science…

November 1, 2018

Welcome to Movember!

Movember is upon us and the University of Washington Men’s Health Campaign Council encourages you to get involved in fundraising efforts this month toward improving Men’s Health. One such effort is a giving program called Sunday Fundraise, held by Flatstick Pub. With the Movember Foundation being the November giving recipient, a portion of the proceeds of each pint sold…

Starts Today! Sign up for Fred Hutch and SCCA’s MOVE FOR MOVEMBER

MOVE FOR MOVEMBER challenges you to join in raising awareness for prostate cancer by participating in physical activity on each of the 30 days in November. Join Fred Hutch and SCCA today by following these steps: Step 1 Join the MoDawgs Movember team page: Join MoDawgs Step 2 Get moving and raise awareness/funds for men’s health Step 3 Join…

October 25, 2018

Men’s Health Social at Floating Bridge Brewery

The UW Medicine Men’s Health Campaign Council (MHCC) held a Men’s Health Social at Floating Bridge Brewery on the evening of Wednesday, October 24. Organized by Travis Harth, Movember champion and volunteer member of the MHCC, the event raised funds for the UW Medicine ACCELERATE Campaign, to be designated toward supporting outreach and research in Men’s…

October 22, 2018

Men’s Health Social – Wed, 10/24 from 4-7 p.m.

Travis Harth, Movember champion and volunteer member of the UW Medicine Men’s Health Campaign Council (MHCC), has organized a Men’s Health Social for Wednesday night, 10/24, from 4-7 p.m. at Floating Bridge Brewing, which is located at 722 NE 45th St. in Seattle. A dollar for every pint sold will be donated to the UW…

October 15, 2018

Reminder: Nov 10-11 AUA Educational Opportunity – Practical PCNL: from Access to Exit

Please join the American Urological Association (AUA) on November 10-11, 2018 for a hands-on course, Practical PCNL: from Access to Exit. The course will by directed by Robert Sweet, MD, FACS, and will take place at the WWAMI Institute for Simulation in Healthcare (WISH) at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. The course is designed for the practicing Urologist who wants to gain comfort…

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