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VISE Fall Seminar – Ahmed Ghazi, MD, MSc

Posted by on Friday, October 8, 2021 in News.

VISE Fall Seminar
to be led by

Ahmed Ghazi, MD, MSc
Associate Professor of Urology and Oncology
George W Conner Deans Teaching fellow
Endourology Fellowship Director
Director of Simulation Innovation Laboratory
University of Rochester Medical Center

Date: October 28, 2021
Time: 11:50 am Lunch ticket distribution, Noon start
Location: Stevenson Center 5326

Title:  Leveraging Engineering Technologies to Enhance Surgical Safety

Time: 11:50am Lunch ticket distribution, Noon start

Place: Stevenson Center 5326

Speaker Bio: Dr. Ahmed Ghazi MD, FEBU, MSc, received his medical education from Cairo University, Egypt in 2000, where he also completed his surgery training and Urology residency 2001-2005. Following his training he completed a series of worldwide fellowships in state-of-the-art minimal invasive Urological surgery, in Paris and Austria (2009-2011), where he received his accreditation from the European Board of Urology. He completed an Endourology and robotic surgery fellowship at the University of Rochester Medical Center, New York (2011-2013). He was appointed Assistant professor of Urology at the University of Rochester (2013).   Dr. Ghazi specializes in the diagnosis and minimal invasive treatment of urological cancers as well as complex stone disease.  In 2015, Dr. Ghazi was appointed as the Director of Simulation Training for the Department of Urology. In this role, he collaborates with educators nationally, and internationally, in a variety of disciplines to enhance the role of simulation in surgical education. He founded and led a research laboratory staffed with a team of biomedical engineers that combine 3D printing, mechanical testing, and hydrogel polymer technologies to fabricate realistic procedural models that replicate the texture, appearance and tissue reaction of human organ

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