Drs. Litwin & Saigal - UCLA Urology receives prestigious research funding for prostate cancer. UCLA Urology received two significant grants that directly assist men diagnosed with prostate cancer. The state awarded $9.3 million to support the IMPACT program thatprovides prostate cancer treatment for uninsured and underinsured men in California. The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute awarded $1.9 million to fund research on ways to improve the decision-making process for men diagnosed with prostate cancer.
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Please join us in welcoming Dr. Paul C. Boutros, Professor of UCLA Urology and Director of Cancer Data Science for the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Boutros will lead the cancer center’s efforts to use big data to optimize treatments for patients and capitalize on emerging research opportunities. Dr. Boutros will also assume the roles of Associate Director of Cancer Informatics at the Institute for Precision Health, Professor of Human Genetics, and be an integral member of the Institute of Urologic Oncology and the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCLA.
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UCLA Urology is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. Renea Sturm, Assistant Professor and pediatric urology specialist. Dr. Sturm joins us following a fellowship in pediatric urology at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Northwestern University. As a clinician she focuses on all aspects of pediatric urology care, and specializes in robotics and minimally invasive surgery. She sees children in the Clark-Morrison Pediatric Urology Center in Westwood, as well as UCLA Urology’s office in Santa Monica.
UCLA Urology expands to Santa Clarita. Our accessible Santa Clarita urology location provides general adult urology services, as well as specialized care for kidney stone treatment. Our expert team includes Dr. Nishant Patel, Assistant Clinical Professor of Urology and specialist in kidney stone disease. Dr. Patel coordinates multi-specialty care at the Santa Clarita urology office >