Dr Ashish Kamat is Professor of Urologic Oncology (Surgery) and Cancer Research at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA.
Dr Kamat serves as the founding President of the International Bladder Cancer Group (IBCG) and co-President of the International Bladder Cancer Network (IBCN), Associate Editor for European Urology Oncology, Editor for UroToday Bladder Cancer Center of Excellence, Chair of the SIU Innovators Committee. He is an active member of the American Urologic Association, having served on the board of various committees, guidelines panels, and leadership and mentor groups, and is an alumnus of the AUA Leadership Program. Dr Kamat’s expertise is in urologic oncology, and his active research portfolio in this area has resulted in over 375 publications. He is listed in “Who's Who in Medicine” and “Best Doctors in America”, has won the “Compassionate Doctor Award” from patient groups, and is active in national and global patient advocacy efforts. Dr Kamat directed the MDACC Urologic Oncology Fellowship from 2005 to 2016, and in 2016, an endowment – the Wayne B. Duddlesten Professorship in Honor of Dr Ashish Kamat – was created in his honour, for his work in cancer research and education.
EM-86590 - Date of preparation: January 2022