Urology Fellowship Programs

Urologic Oncology Fellowship

The Yale Department of Urology will offer a one-year clinical fellowship in urologic oncology starting July 1, 2014. 

Yale Cancer Center at Smilow Cancer Hospital is a NCI comprehensive cancer center.  The fellow will participate in weekly multidisciplinary conferences, participate in evaluation, management and surgery on the full range of GU oncology problems, and be involved with resident education. It is expected that the fellow will become facile with minimally invasive, robotic and open surgical approaches. 

The fellow is expected to participate in research and academic productivity is expected. Research opportunities are available in MRI-USG Fusion targeted prostate biopsy, focal ablation for prostate cancer, genetic predisposition to renal cancer, translational research in renal cancer, systemic therapy clinical trials, and comparative effectiveness and health outcomes research.

The candidate will be a BC/BE urologist who has completed an ACGME accredited urology residency program and be eligible for licensure in the state of Connecticut. Applications to our program will be reviewed on a continuing basis. 

For further information and to send CV/letter of interest please write to:
Preston Sprenkle, M.D. Assistant Professor of Urology, Yale University School of Medicine
P.O. Box 208041 New Haven, CT 06520-8041 Preston Sprenkle

Alternative contact is Michelle Lugo 203-785-7671  Michelle Lugo



Endourology Fellowship

The one year Fellowship in Endourology, Laparoscopy, and Robotic surgery provides a comprehensive training environment and experience with all phases of endoscopic, laparoscopic and robotic surgery.

The fellow will be integrated into the urologic robotic surgery practices. He/she will be involved in the perioperative and postoperative care of these patients. During the course of the fellowship, the candidate will participate in clinical and laboratory research as well as clinical responsibilities in direct patient care, teaching responsibilities within the department, including attending conferences, giving lectures, and the supervision and teaching of the resident staff.

This fellowship has a large volume in oncology, and reconstructive surgery, stone disease, donor nephrectomy and will provide extensive opportunity for surgical skills acquisition and publications over the one year training cycle. The fellow will learn and provide clinical care at Yale-New Haven Hospital. There are two full time clinically dedicated da Vinci “S” system robots, one research/training da Vinci robot, and da Vinci simulator.

For further information and to send CV/letter of interest please write to:
Dinesh Singh, M.D. Assistant Professor of Urology Yale University School of Medicine P.O. Box 208041 New Haven, CT 06520-8041
Or by email: Dinesh Singh

Alternative contact is Michelle Lugo at 203-785-7671 or Michelle Lugo