Julia S. Barthold
Nemours-A.I. duPont Hospital for Children / Sidney Kimmel College of Thomas Jefferson University
Julia Spencer Barthold, MD is Professor of Urology and Pediatrics, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, and Principal Research Scientist and Head of the Pediatric Urology Research Laboratory at Nemours Biomedical Research/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. In addition, she is Adjunct Professor in the College of Health Sciences and Affiliated Professor of Bioengineering at the University of Delaware. She graduated from the Northwestern University Honors Program in Medical Education and completed a residency in urology at Northwestern, a fellowship in pediatric urology at Wayne State University/Children’s Hospital of Michigan, and an American Foundation for Urologic Disease Research Scholar fellowship program at Cornell University Medical College. Dr. Barthold has served on the Executive Council of the Society for Pediatric Urology, the Editorial Committee of The Journal of Urology and as Vice Chair of the American Urological Association Cryptorchidism Guideline Committee. In 2013, she was awarded the John W. Duckett Pediatric Urology Research Excellence Award by the Urology Care Foundation. Dr. Barthold’s research, focusing on the genetic basis of cryptorchidism in clinical and animal models, has been supported by Nemours Biomedical Research, the Nemours Center for Pediatric Research Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) program, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) and the Delaware IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE). She is currently the site Principal Investigator for the NIH-funded Delaware Clinical and Translational (DE-CTR) ACCEL Program and is President of the Societies for Pediatric Urology.
Sunday, May 20
2:30 PM – 2:55 PM