The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute

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James Buchanan Brady - "Diamond Jim Brady"

The Brady Urological Institute, given through the generosity of James Buchanan Brady, opened January 21, 1915 and was the only one of its kind in the country.

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Nurse Rose-Marie Wallenberg:
20 years of comforting children

From 1915 to 2017: continuing on the path of innovation and Discovery
Discovery is a Publication of the Patrick C. Walsh prostate cancer research fund that is bringing you advances in some of our most exciting treatments and research toward preventing and curing genitourinary cancers.

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The Brady Urological Institute, which opened in 1915, was the first urology residency in the United States. From its inception, this Institute has been dedicated to the training of academic urologists. We have well-developed programs in all aspects of adult and pediatric urology including robotics, reconstructive surgery, urological oncology, male infertility and sexual dysfunction, urodynamics, female urology, endourology, laparoscopy, and stone disease.


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The Mission of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine is tripartite:
Teaching; Research & Patient Care.

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As an academic teaching hospital, educating generations of medical professionals is essential to our institution.

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An opportunity to work directly with research faculty and clinicians using the most up-to-date clinical and research skills

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Our residents primarily take academic positions and have had admirable success in achieving leadership positions.

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The Brady has been a leader in the study of Urologic diseases for over 100 years. Emphasis is placed on finding the causes of diseases as well as developing new treatments to relieve the burden of illness on patients and their families.

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The Brady is among the premier Urological Institutes in the world. The Johns Hopkins Hospital and The Brady have been ranked one of the top hospitals and Urology Departments in America by U.S. News & World Report.

Robotic Retropubic Lymph Node Dyssection for Early Testicular Cancer

Phillip M. Pierorazio, M.D. Assistant Professor of Urology and Oncology Director, Division of Testis Cancer

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David J. McConkey, Ph.D.

has been appointed director of the Johns Hopkins Greenberg Bladder Cancer Institute, whose members include experts from the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, the James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, and the school of medicine’s departments of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Surgery, and Pathology.

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Nurse Rose-Marie Wallenberg:

20 years of comforting children

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Announcing the Establishment of the Mohamad E. Allaf Directorship in Minimally Invasive Urology: Ushering in a New Era in Urologic Care at the Brady Institute

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The Ralph T. and Esther L. Warburton Foundation and Dr. Hugh Judge Jewett Fellowship in Urologic Oncology

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The Stephens Professorship to support stone disease research at the Brady Urological Institute is the first professorship of it's kind in the history of the Institute

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Active Surveillance for Small Renal Masses is Non-Inferior to Primary Intervention

Updated results from the Johns Hopkins DISSRM (Delayed Intervention and Suveillance for Small Renal Masses) Program were presented at the GU-ASCO Meeting in Orlando, Florida over the weekend.

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MRI System Improves Outcomes of Bladder Surgery on Children

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Historical Videos

Historical Videos

Arthur Burnett, II, M. D., M.B.A. presents:
Erectile Dysfunction- Prevention and Treatment Watch Video

Christian Pavlovich, M.D. presents:
New More Accurate and Less-Invasive Ways to Detect Prostate Cancer Watch Video

Edward Wright, M.D. presents:
Urinary Incontinence: A Confidential Webinar on When to Get Help Watch Video

Mohamad Allaf, M.D. presents:
Advances in Robotic Prostatectomy Watch Video

Phillip Pierorazio, M.D. presents:
The Management of small renal masses and kidney cancer Watch Video
Robotic Retroperineal Lymph Node Dissection for Early- Stage Testicular Cancer Watch Video
The role of surveillance Watch Video

Trinity Bivalacqua, M.D, Ph.D. presents:
Bladder Cancer: Pathways to a Cure Watch Video

How your gift helps the Brady Urological Institute
Philanthropic support is critical to our continued success in the diagnosis and care of patients and the research that drives new treatments, new therapies and new surgical techniques.

Alan W. Partin, MD, Phd - Chairman

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