Prof. of Urology Univ. Munich, Prof. of Urology Univ. Regensburg Retired chairma
Christian Chaussy treated after 6 years of intensive pre-clinical research at the University of Munich on February 7th 1980 the first patient worldwide with ESWL. From 1984 – 1986 he was Professor of Urology and Head of the Stone Center at UCLA, left this tenure position in 1986 to become Chairman of the Department of Urology, Klinikum Harlaching in Munich from which he retired in 2010. 1996 he started the use of HIFU for the treatment of localized Prostate Cancer at his department. In 2009 he served as Scientific Chairman of the 27th WCE in Munich. 2011 he was President of the Endourological Society. From 1995 – 2010 he was President of the German Lithotripsy Society. In 2011 he became their Honorary President.
Besides his Professorship in Munich he is currently holding positions as Consultant Professor at the Department of Urology, University of Regensburg.
In 2017 he was awarded with the Honorary Membership of the AUA and in 2018 he received the Honorary Membership of the Endourological Society.
Saturday, May 4
9:30 AM – 11:40 AM