University of California, San Francisco
Anobel Odisho, MD, MPH is Assistant Professor of Urology at the University of California, San Francisco. He received his undergraduate training from the University of California, Berkeley and his MD from the University of California, San Francisco. He stayed at UCSF for his General Surgery and Urology training. During residency, with support from the Department, he earned a Masters of Public Health degree at the University of California, Berkeley. He completed his Urologic Oncology fellowship training at the University of Washington. In 2017, Dr. Odisho was recruited to join the faculty and be part of the multidisciplinary urologic oncology team at the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Dr. Odisho’s research focus combines his technical and computational background and work in clinical informatics to improve care for patients with prostate and kidney cancer. His research focuses on transforming big data into precision medicine and creating digital health tools for patients and providers. In his first year at UCSF, he has worked to launch a cloud-based platform that automatically screens patients for clinical trial eligibility in the Urologic Oncology practice at UCSF, deployed a text-message-based digital health intervention for patients undergoing prostate biopsy, is developing machine learning natural language processing algorithms to make meaning from unstructured prostate and kidney cancer pathology reports, and is building a urology data warehouse to advance our ability to deploy precision medicine-based care pathways. He has authored numerous articles and chapters on these topics and he has received numerous awards for his research papers and presentations.
Friday, May 3
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Saturday, May 4
1:40 PM – 2:00 PM