Academic activities

Teaching.

I was a clinical tutor for Hull-York Medical School (where I ran a SSC in laparoscopic skills) and for the Yorkshire Deanery. I am Associate Professor of Urology at Univ. de la República in Uruguay. There I mentor urology Residents in laparoscopic procedures and female urology (including incontinence and urodynamics). I run training courses in laparoscopic urology, incontinence and emergencies in urology.

Research.

Member of the scientific committee of LARCG (latin american renal cancer group). 

Development.

St. Hugh’s Hospital: laparoscopic urology, Urolift (R) procedure, endoscopic enucleation of the prostate, transperineal targeted prostate biopsies, PCA3 urine prostate cancer test, PTNS for overactive bladder and urge incontinence, penile injections for Peyronie’s disease, cryoablation of renal tumours.

Process control and Audit.

Functional outcomes after LUTS treatment. PROM

Patient satisfaction. PROM

Patient survey after laparoscopic treatment. PROM

Postoperative LOS.

Mechanical thromboprophylaxis: pneumatic, Geko(R).

Preoperative procedure-specific printed information.