UIC Urology is committed to innovation and advancement in not only the field of urology but medicine as a whole. Our faculty, fellows, residents and students are encouraged to participate in research in diverse disciplines


  • Prostate stem cell biology

  • Prostate cancer detection using novel imaging in collaboration with the UIC Center for 3T MRI Research

  • Medical device design and process development in collaboration with the UIC Innovation Center

  • Bioengineering and computer hardware development

  • Non-invasive ophthalmologic diagnosis of erectile dysfunction

  • Clinical trials for urologic malignancies in collaboration with the UIC Cancer Center
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