编者按：在 2015 年美国外科年会（The American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress，简称 ACS ），小编有幸邀请了泌尿外科专场的主持人 Viraji A. Master 教授做一个简单的采访。在采访中，Master 教授跟我们分享了泌尿外科专场中令他印象深刻的内容，他眼中泌尿外科近几年的进步，对年轻泌尿外科医生的建议，以及他和团队目前的研究进展。
I know that you were the moderator for urological surgery yesterday. Were there any parts impressed you the most during the panil?
Have you witnessed any progress of Urological Surgery in recent years? Which one you think is the most significant?
With your rich experience, what are the factors to performing a successful urological surgery? Do you have any suggestions for young surgeons?
What makes you become enthusiastic about being a surgeon?
Recently, what’s your and your team’s focus on urological surgery? Is there any pro-gress you could share with our author?
Dr. Master is an Associate Professor of Urology at the Emory University School of Medi-cine, Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs and Quality, and Director of Clinical Research Unit. Dr. Master’s primary clinical interest is urologic oncology, in particular kidney cancer, adrenal tumors, testicular cancer, high-risk prostate cancer and penile cancers.
As the Director of Clinical Research, he is active in investigating the role of inflammation in cancers and in researching “host” (patient) interaction with the disease. Dr. Master also serves as an expert advisor to the American Cancer Society on prostate cancer and to the International Consultation on Urologic Diseases on kidney cancer. He has lectured both nationally and internationally. He is closely involved in teaching and mentoring medical students, urology residents and post-graduate fellows. He has authored multiple book chapters and scientific journal articles.
ACS 2015 专题