Thomas Jefferson University

Department of Urology

Sidney Kimmel Medical College  is the fifth oldest medical school in the United States and has more living graduates than any other medical school in the United States. A 125-bed hospital, one of the first in the nation affiliated with a medical school, opened in 1877. The Department of Urology is one of the oldest in the United States and was established 1904, with 2004 marking our Centennial year. Jefferson has a long rich history in urology and we house the “Leonard Frank Jefferson Museum of Urology" located in our academic office at 1025 Walnut Street.

3rd Annual Jefferson Urology Symposium

Men's Health Forum, featuring Optional Hand-on Lab


Featured Speakers:

  • Arthur L. Burnett II MD, MBA
    John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore MD
  • Leonard G. Gomella, MD, FACS
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia PA
  • Mohit Khera, MD, MBA, MPH
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX
  • Claus Roehrborn, MD, UT
    Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas TX
Course Director:
Akhil Das, MD
- Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University


2020 Zimskind Visiting Professor

Laurence Klotz

Journal Club: Wednesday, March 11
Grand Rounds: Thursday, March 12

Laurence Klotz, MD, CM,
Professor of Surgery, Division of Urology
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
University of Toronto

For information on our department's clinical aspects, please see our Clinical Website, as well as the Prostate Diagnostic Center, the Genitourinary Multidisciplinary Center, and the Prostate Cancer Working Group.

We are very proud of our Department. I invite you to learn more by exploring our academic and clinical web sites further.