Colin P.N. Dinney, M.D.
M.D. Chairman, Department of Urology M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Colin P. N. Dinney is the Chairman of the Department of Urology and a Professor in the Division of Surgery at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Dinney received his medical degree from the University of Manitoba in Canada and did a two-year fellowship in urologic oncology at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. He is the PI of the M. D. Anderson Genitourinary SPORE in Bladder Cancer Research, which was awarded in September of 2001. In addition to administrating this program, he is actively involved in SPORE-related translational research. His bench and clinical research activities have focused on understanding the biology of metastatic bladder cancer and on the development of novel therapeutic strategies for both early and advanced disease. The major focus of his laboratory investigations has been the study of the role of angiogenesis and invasion of bladder cancer metastasis. His bibliography includes more than 100 papers and book chapters covering a wide variety of topics in urologic oncology, with an emphasis on bladder cancer.