Yair Lotan, M.D.
Professor of Urology UT Southwestern
Yair Lotan is holder of the Helen J. and Robert S. Strauss Professorship in Urology and Chief of Urologic Oncology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine and did his residency training at UT Southwestern Medical Center. His primary clinical practice involves urologic malignancies with a focus on minimally invasive approaches. His main research interests involve biomarkers for urologic malignancies especially . He has performed multiple studies evaluating -based and markers to improve early detection and prognostication of . He also focuses on outcomes research and health economics involving urologic diseases.
He has published over 160 peer reviewed articles and has been invited to write multiple book chapters, reviews and editorials. He leads the disease oriented team for genito-urinary malignancies at the UT Southwestern Simmons Cancer Center and is a member of the American Urological Association NationalFaculty and current president of the Society of Urologic Oncology Young Steering Committee. He is also on the steering committee of the Advocacy Network.
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