Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Timothy J. Daskivich was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He graduated magna cum laude in Biochemical Sciences from Harvard College in 2001. He went on to earn his MD from Harvard Medical School in 2006. He then completed an internship in general surgery and residency in Urology at UCLA in 2012. He then completed a combined health services research and urologic oncology fellowship with the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program and Institute of Urologic Oncology at UCLA. He is currently Assistant Professor of Urology and Director of Health Services Research for the Department of Surgery at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He has a research interest in comorbidity assessment and its role in treatment decision making for men with urologic cancer. He has published his work in Annals of Internal Medicine, Cancer, Archives of Internal Medicine, and the Journal of Urology, and his work has been supported by grants from the American Urological Association, Department of Defense, and the American Cancer Society.