MD Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia
Office: LHSC-UH A3-149
Phone: (519) 685-8500 Ext. 36381
Fax: (519) 663-2930
Keywords: genitourinary pathology, testicular tumours, prostate cancer, gross pathology
Description of clinical activities: Reporting of biopsies and surgical specimens with emphasis in genitourinary tract, head and neck and breast pathology. Review of genitourinary pathology consultation cases for pathologists from Canada and abroad. Participation in interdisciplinary patient management conferences. Education in pathology specimen study, dissection (grossing) and description. Development of templated approaches to gross description in order to improve Gross Room efficiency.
Keywords: testicular tumours, prostate cancer, history of pathology
Description of research activities: Correlation of prostatectomy specimens with imaging modalities for the optimization of pre-operative diagnosis, biopsy protocols and surgical planning. Study of prognostic factors in testicular neoplasms and prostatic adenocarcinoma.