Wednesday Special – 06/03/2019

Medical Research: Genetics of Prostate Cancer
Professor Damien Bolton, University of Melbourne

Damien Bolton is Clinical Professor of Surgery at the University of Melbourne and Director of Urology, Austin Hospital, Melbourne. He was the first Australian urologist to be awarded the BARD Silver Medal by the British Association of Urologic Surgeons, and the first urologist to be given the John Mitchell Crouch Fellowship by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

He was twice awarded the Bruce Pearson fellowship by the Urological Society Australia New Zealand (USANZ) and in 2014 he was the first urologist to be given the RACS award for excellence in surgical research. He has served on the USANZ board of directors and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Société Internationale d’Urologie. He served as co-chair of the Victorian Government’s Prostate Cancer Management Summit, and in 2017 acted as co-chair of the Asia-Pacific Prostate Cancer Coalition. He has published over 300 manuscripts and has been a recipient of over $8million in funding grants.

Wednesday 6 March 2019
12 noon – 1 15 pm
Alston Halls, Deepdene Uniting Church

Course reference – S 002 Medical Research: Genetics of Prostate Cancer