Pr Alexandre de la Taille (Chair)

Pr Alexandre de la Taille (Chair)

Chair, Urology Dept; CHU Mondor. Head, INSERM Research Team on Translational Research in Oncogenesis; Univ. Paris 12

Professor de la Taille is a specialist in robotic surgery for prostate and kidney cancer and BPH surgery. From the beginning of his training he has specialized in the treatment of prostate and kidney cancer and the development of new surgical techniques. Head of CHU Mondor Urology Service and Director of the INSERM team of translational research in oncology urology, Prof. de la Taille has received several awards including the European prize for young leaders in Urology (Crystal Matula Award) and the price of the American Association of Urology fundamental research. He is a member of the French Association of Urology, the European Association of Urology and the American Urological Association. He is president of the ARTP (www.iartp.org), an association promoting research on prostate diseases. He teaches at the Faculty of Creteil Physician, the CME Creteil, IRCAD and EUREP courses on prostatic disease for young European urologists.